Leia (played by Carrie Fisher in the movies) is professionally at a good place, as a senator and leader in a peaceful New Republic decades after the fall of Vader and the Emperor’s stranglehold on the galaxy. However, Gray says that a new generation doesn’t remember the lessons of the Rebellion or recognize the wrongs of the Empire, and Leia begins to see the cracks in the foundation that could lead to a dangerous future for the galaxy.
Head on over to their site to read more about the book, including a selection from it. I’m really looking forward to this one as it’s delving into the uncharted waters near the time of The Force Awakens. It’ll be interesting to see the events that lead up to the movie.