Attention all padawans and Jedi masters alike! The Starspeeder family saga continues, this time with Christina Starspeeder, one of the Jedi Academy’s star students, in the seventh installment of the wildly popular middle grade graphic novel series from Scholastic. In case you haven’t had the pleasure to explore these thoroughly charming books, Jedi Academy follows the adventures of young Jedi as they make their way through the rigors of middle school at the aforementioned institution, all told through journal entries, doodles, and some of the ol’ sequential art.

Amy Ignatow & Jarrett Krosoczka. Courtesy of Scholastic.

At the creative helm for the upcoming book, slated for release on March 26, 2019, is Jarrett Krosoczka with Amy Ignatow, both of whom have extensive credits to their name. Krosoczka, whose graphic memoir Hey, Kiddo is a National Book Award Finalist, returns to the Academy, while this is Ignatow’s first credit with the series.

The BEAT is proud to share the exclusive cover reveal of the latest book. But first, some press materials!

An all-new story arc begins in the New York Times bestselling series, with author Amy Ignatow and illustrator Jarret Krosockza in Star Wars: Jedi Academy! Starring Christina Starspeeder!

As told through a mix of comics, doodles, and journal entries, Christina Starspeeder takes us on a new adventure at an all-new Jedi Academy campus! There are unfamiliar faces and old ones too, but one thing remains the same: Jedi Academy is full of laughs and warm moments that fans and readers discovering the series for the first time will love.


STAR WARS: JEDI ACADEMY #7 Revenge of the Sis
By Jarrett Krosoczka with Amy Ignatow
Scholastic Inc.
On-Sale March 26, 2019