The High Republic is finally here! After nearly a year of waiting, a new era in Star Wars storytelling begins. Author Justina Ireland delivers a wonderful story about courage, friendship, and healing in her middle-grade novel, A Test of Courage. Vernestra Rwoh, the youngest Jedi of the order, guides four survivors of a destroyed Republic cruiser, Steady Wing. In a dire situation, they must come together to not only survive – but face dangers of a strange world and the ones within themselves.