The New Jedi
Order series continues to unfold in the Agents of Chaos
duology. Written by James Luceno, the first book is Hero's Trial
, which follows Han Solo
's attempt to put his life back together after the shocking events of Vector Prime
. The New Republic is under siege by a deadly alien invader, and Solo's investigations have uncovered a conspiracy uncomfortably close to home. Published by Del Rey, Hero's Trial
is scheduled for release in August 2000. Its sequel, Jedi Eclipse
, follows in October.