The name of artist Ralph McQuarrie has been all over the place in the promotional activity surrounding the new television series, Star Wars Rebels. For fans who may not yet have a collection of some of McQuarrie’s art, Disney will be publishing a new book, “Star Wars Ralph McQuarrie Picture Book” on October 7, 2014.
By: Disney Book Group
Publisher: Disney Press
Imprint: Disney Press
On Sale: Oct. 7, 2014
Format: HARDCOVER BOOK
Price: $19.99 ($19.99 In Canada)
Category: JUVENILE FICTION
The classic tale of good versus evil set in a galaxy far, far away, quickly became a cultural phenomenon during its time, inspiring a generation of story lovers and storytellers. Now, the original trilogy of Star Wars shines anew with the vibrant concept art of Ralph McQuarrie, the legendary conceptual designer behind the original trilogy.
Collected in a picture book for the first time, McQuarrie’s art is paired with captivating text by a high-profile author-a winning combination that will delight Star Wars fans old and new and delight generations of readers to come.
I look forward to checking this book out.