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July 8, 2016 by Adam in Star Wars Reviews
Gidwitz turns to second-person narration in his retelling of The Empire Strikes Back.   In an author’s note, this reteller of fairy tales explains that a certain type of protagonist—Luke, for instance—has a fairly empty characterization, enabling readers to “inhabit” the hero. This sets up the novel’s proper introduction, in which the narrator directly addresses readers who...

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