Steven Barnes,  "Star Wars: The Cestus Deception" author says:

Star Wars Saved My Life

If your childhood was anything like mine,  science fiction was a doorway to a better world.  But Star Wars, Jurassic Park, Star Trek and all the other escapes from loneliness and isolation were more than just entertainment, weren't they?  Isn't there a part of you that wants to be a Jedi?  Join me for a very special journey of self-discovery!