Lando Calrissian and the Starcave of ThonBoka
|Author||L. Neil Smith|
The Adventures of Lando Calrissian|
|December 1, 1983|
|Preceded by||Lando Calrissian and the Flamewind of Oseon|
|Followed by||Han Solo at Stars' End|
Lando Calrissian and the Starcave of ThonBoka is a science fiction novel set in the Star Wars expanded universe. It was written by L. Neil Smith and originally published in 1983 by Del Rey, a division of Ballantine Books. It is the last of three books in The Adventures of Lando Calrissian trilogy (the other two books in the series are Lando Calrissian and the Mindharp of Sharu and Lando Calrissian and the Flamewind of Oseon), and one of the oldest Expanded Universe works. It is set prior to the events of A New Hope.
For a year Lando and Vuffi Raa, his robot astrogator, had roamed space. But then Lando had gone out on a limb to help a race of persecuted aliens, and now he and Vuffi were up against several sets of their own enemies. In The Empire Strikes Back Lando was introduced by Han Solo in which we found out that he was a gambler, a card player. Lando is now given to you in a story about his adventures in which he came about.