In 1274, the fearsome Mongol Empire invades the Japanese island of Tsushima and slaughters its legendary samurai defenders. Jin Sakai is one of the last survivors of a noble samurai clan. To combat his overwhelming foes, he must pioneer deadly new fighting techniques--the way of The Ghost--and wage an unconventional war for the people of Japan.
I'm one of those people who hasn't seen Star Wars except in pieces, so I'm not even remotely curious about the upcoming movie(s?). However, I am a sucker for Tim McDonagh's beautiful style of line art illustration in the Star Wars: Galactic Atlas book and was immediately drawn to it at a local bookstore (remember those!?).