Going into Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
, we’re left to wonder where Kylo Ren will end up. The grandson of Darth Vader has been struggling with his inner conflict over the past two movies, so will he continue on the dark path in Episode IX or switch back to the Light before the credits, much like Grandpa Anakin did in the originals? We still don’t know, but this new Star Wars novel tells us who needs to save him if indeed he can be saved.
Star Wars: Resistance Reborn by Rebecca Roanhorse releases next month, but an intriguing extract from the book – which is set after The Last Jedi – has already made its way online. It takes the form of a conversation between Rey and Leia as they discuss the troubled nature of the latter’s son.
“I thought I could help him, but he only wanted me to become like him,