"Wookieepedia is a fabulous resource. Love it and use it a lot. But it's always a starting pt for further verification, not an endpoint."
―Jason Fry[src]

Jason Fry is an author who writes for Wizards of the Coast and Star Wars Insider. He also frequents the forums of He has a special interest in Star Wars astrography and was a co-author of The Essential Atlas with Daniel Wallace. The likenesses of Fry and Wallace were even used in one image of hyperspace scouts in the Atlas.

Although he has primarily written Star Wars reference books and articles, Fry has also expanded into the realm of fiction, having authored such works as the short story "Deader than a Triton Moon" and the young readers' novel The Clone Wars: Darth Maul: Shadow Conspiracy. His first original novel, titled The Jupiter Pirates: Hunt for the Hydra, was released by HarperCollins Publishing on December 23, 2013.[1]

In 2017, Fry was tapped to write the adult novelization of the film Star Wars: Episode VIII The Last Jedi. Fry is also authoring the associated The Last Jedi titles Bomber Command and Incredible Cross-Sections.[2] However, Fry has stated that although he doesn't want to write a novelization for the upcoming 2019 film Star Wars: Episode IX, he would like to help whoever ends up being hired to write it.[3]

Star Wars bibliographyEdit

Jason and Dan

Jason and Daniel Wallace in The Essential Atlas.

Wizards of the CoastEdit

Star Wars InsiderEdit


(*Co-authored with Daniel Wallace and Craig Robert Carey)

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. Jason Fry. The Jupiter Pirates. Jason Fry. Retrieved on December 23, 2013.
  2. SWYTlogo New The Last Jedi Images, The Star Wars Show Goes Hollywood, Lost Lucasfilm Loot, & More! on the official Star Wars YouTube Channel (interviewed)
  3. TwitterLogo @jasoncfry (Jason Fry) on Twitter. "Ep IX will be someone else's turn. I'll cheer that author on, help her/him any way I can, and buy the book and read it eagerly. But will definitely keep the PJs. It's a perk of the job!"

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