Star Wars by Matthew Reinhart
A Galactic Pop-up Adventure

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A brand-new explosive, interactive, pop-off-the-page book about George Lucas's STAR WARS movies from NY TIMES bestseller Matthew Reinhart!

Matthew Reinhart has created another spectacular pop-up book for George Lucas's epic STAR WARS movies! The NEW YORK TIMES bestselling pop-up artist and engineer has created a brand-new 3-D experience, packed with a variety of novelty features -- pop-ups, working lightsabers, pull tabs, and other interactive looks at the exciting and popular movies. This new look at STARS WARS explores the characters, stories, vehicles, droids, and more in the three prequel movies and the Clone Wars. It's a stunning book that will impress all fans of STAR WARS and gives a whole new perspective to the universe.
 

About Matthew Reinhart

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Matthew Reinhart is a renowned paper engineer and bona fide STARS WARS aficionado. He created the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling STAR WARS: A POP-UP GUIDE TO THE GALAXY with Lucasfilm, published by Orchard Books. He also created DC SUPER HEROES: THE ULTIMATE POP-UP BOOK and MOMMY? by Maurice Sendak. He has worked with Robert Sabuda on many fantastic pop-up titles such as THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ; ABC DISNEY; the Encyclopedia Mythologica trilogy; and the Encyclopedia Prehistorica trilogy. He lives in New York City.
 
Published October 16, 2012 by Orchard Books. 1 pages
Genres: Action & Adventure, Children's Books.

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Five years after Star Wars: A Pop-up Guide to the Galaxy, Reinhart strikes back with another gorgeous pop-up tribute to Star Wars. Illustrated in the same precise yet painterly style as its predecesso

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And as you open the final spread, the halves of Darth Vader’s black helmet — here, eight inches tall — close slowly, like a clamshell, until you can no longer see the bloodshot, wrinkly, tragic face inside.

Nov 11 2007 | Read Full Review of Star Wars: A Galactic Pop-up ...

Wired

I loved pop-up books when I was a kid: Loved the illusions of the pictures transformed through flipped panels or pulled tabs;

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KidsReads

Reinhart's latest solo effort, STAR WARS: A POP-UP GUIDE TO THE GALAXY, is another such project that will find an audience not only among young readers but also among aficionados of paper engineering and, most importantly, nostalgic adult fans of the Star Wars franchise who will revel in this vol...

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KidsReads

Now, far from being limited to toddlers and adult collectors, pop-up books are bringing storytelling to life for readers of all ages."STAR WARS: A GALACTIC POP-UP ADVENTURE is definitely meant for upper-elementary aged kids, teens, and grown-ups, all those Star Wars fans looking for the greatest ...

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Geeks of Doom

Pop-ups lead to further pop-ups which occasionally cover even more pop-ups.

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The Trades

The Mos Eisley Cantina is layed out in exquisite detail, Han Solo waiting in his corner while Luke Skywalker and Obi Wan Kenobi enter the front door (Figrin Dan and the Modal Nodes playing their instruments in the alcove.) Heroes, villains, and bounty hunters each come to life, as do droids and...

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The Trades

Because each page unfolds a massive three-dimension display which is not only interactive but which also lays open new mini-pages (in which are often even more pages), each of which holds a condensed treasure just waiting for you to open it so it can spring up at you.

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