Daniel Jose Older is the New York Times bestselling author of the young adult series The Shadowshaper Cypher, the Bone Street Rumba urban fantasy series, and the middle-grade historical fantasy Dactyl Hill Squad. He won the International Latino Book Award and has been nominated for the Kirkus Prize, the Mythopoeic Award, the Locus Award, the Andre Norton Award, and the World Fantasy Award. Shadowshaper was named one of Esquire?s 80 Books Every Person Should Read. You can find his thoughts on writing, read dispatches from his decade-long career as an NYC paramedic, and hear his music at his website, on YouTube, and on Twitter.
Lighthearted, roguish ... Last Shot becomes far more interesting than you might expect a supposed Solo tie-in novel to really be * Gizmodo * At long last, the fans of the Star Wars universe will be able to revel in an official origin story based upon the young Han Solo's exploits and join him for an all new adventure alongside his famous companions. * The Future of the Force * Crammed with fannish glee ... Last Shot is a book filled with unexpected delights and the whole thing is just oodles of fun - 8/10 star review * Starburst Magazine * Daniel Older packs the story with lurid colour, fast-paced action and continuity references' * SFX * For anybody looking to get his Han Solo fix while waiting for the movie, this is an excellent book * DisOutsider blog *