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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (4,447 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Aaron Allston Narrator: Anthony Heald Publisher: Random House Format: Abridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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They are the galaxy's most elite fighting force. And as the battle against the Empire rages, the X-wing fighters risk life and machine to protect the Rebel Alliance. Now they must go on a daring undercover mission as the crew of an Imperial warship.

It is Wedge Antilles' boldest creation: a covert-action unit of X-wing fighters, its pilots drawn from the dregs of other units, castoffs and rejects given one last chance. But before the new pilots can complete their training, the squadron's base is attacked by former Imperial admiral Trigit, and Wraith Squadron is forced to swing into action, taking over an Imperial warship and impersonating its crew. The mission: to gain vital intelligence about Trigit's secret weapons, to sabotage the admiral's plans, and to lure him into an Alliance trap. But the high-stakes gamble pits Wraith Squadron's ragtag renegades against the Empire's most brilliant master of guile and deception.

Are they up to the challenge?

If not, the penalty is instant death.

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Listener Opinions

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Wesley | 2/18/2014

    " Loved the squadron and love the covers. Story is okay...better than average for comic writers doing novels. I enjoyed them. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Morty4 | 1/9/2014

    " I love the entire X-Wing series, but the books by Aaron Allston are my favorite, of which Wraith Squadron is the first. I like how he writes humor into the books. If you like Star Wars, but have never read any of the books, this series is a good one to get you into them. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Paul Lunger | 1/5/2014

    " The 5th book in the X-Wing series, Aaron Allston's "Wraith Squadron" is actually a nice change of pace from what has been a rather dull run of stories lately. This time around we have Wedge Antilles assembling a group of X-Wing pilots from various groups that aren't attached to anyone anymore. However, an attack on their base sends gives this new group a new purpose in the Rebellion itself. Allston's story is refreshing with new characters & a new outlook on this series that had grown stale. The action & new characters a nice addition to this series as we essentially get a lot more of the action & intrigue with things that have made this series worth following. A nice return to action for a series with another 4 remaining. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Ben | 12/27/2013

    " A nice continuation of the X-Wing series. It expands on the previous books, but starts fresh with a new squardon. The same amount of technical information about the EU, if not more, than the Rogue Squadron books. "

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