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Darth Maul (Star Wars: Journals)

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Darth Maul recounts his training as a Sith Master and how he learned to derive power from pain, hatred, and the dark side of the Force as he prepares for the conquest of Naboo and the destruction of Queen Amidala and the Jedi.
Paperback, 112 pages
Published March 1st 2000 by Scholastic Paperbacks
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Meadow Frisbie
Jan 29, 2010 Meadow Frisbie rated it liked it
I read this one when I was little, so I don't really remember much about it. But the idea of him keeping a journal was kind of funny!
Darryl Dobbs
Apr 21, 2016 Darryl Dobbs rated it did not like it
Again. These journals were a bad idea.
And the thought of Darth Maul sitting down and filling out a journal is absurd. Thankfully I didn’t waste more than 90 to 120 minutes on each of these journals.
JP
May 18, 2013 JP rated it it was ok
I read this my son recommended it, and then added that Darth Maul reminded him of an extreme version of me. Darth Maul trains constantly and pushes himself at every opportunity. Ultimately, his undoing was his solitary focus on revenge, which kept him from seeing an attack. I hope it's only the attitude toward self-improvement my son was seeing.
Megan
Apr 23, 2008 Megan rated it did not like it
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i kinda just skimmed though this book, there was nothing interesting to read in it. the only thing i remember is that maul fought some student and got a leg injory, and the rest was really boring, and at the end the emporer finished the jornal because darth maul was dead. hey, i was only seven, give me a break.
J.M.
I bought this solely because of the author ~ she wrote the Jedi Apprentice series, which is just amazing, and even though I'm not a Darth Maul fan, I thought I'd give this a try. I have to say, the book really gives depth and meaning to a character otherwise relegated to two dimensions in the first movie.
Jeneé
May 09, 2015 Jeneé rated it liked it
Shelves: sci-fi, children
My favorite out of the journals from episode 1. I think I liked this one so much because Darth Maul is such a mysterious character, nothing is really known about him or his backgroud. His personality in this book is surprising.
Tara Calaby
This was definitely the most interesting of the journals, as it goes far beyond what is shown in the film itself. Still, it's a fairly basic account that is not going to change anyone's view of Maul very much at all.
Strawberry
Aug 07, 2010 Strawberry rated it it was ok
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This was much better than the other two journals about Amidala and Anakin, because there was a lot of information aside from what you see in the movie. But still... it does not deserve to be called "good".
Jake
Oct 26, 2012 Jake rated it liked it
This book provides an interesting insight into Darth Maul's character and his training under Darth Sidious.
Rory Q
Jun 05, 2011 Rory Q rated it it was amazing
Excellent, very good insight into the dark side of the force
A.
Mar 02, 2009 A. rated it it was amazing
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