Title: Empire's Son Author: Blank101 Rating: T Fandom: Star Wars Genre: AU Chapters: 34 Words: 378,343 Updated: July 20, 2012 Published: February 11, 2011 Status: Complete Summary: Dark AU. In the chaos of conflict, two children are smuggled to safety to keep them safe from a Sith Emperor's attention. It will not be enough. Their lives take very different paths, one raised as the Alliance's New Hope, the other as the Empire's Son. Link: http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6734329/1/Empires_Son The latest offering by blank101, the author of quite possibly the greatest Star Wars fanfiction ever - the Son of Suns trilogy. He's now started posting this new story - a stand alone novel - but back in November 2010 he wrote on TheForce.Net boards that he was up to chapter 10, so I suspect there's a bit more than that already written. On top of that, blank101 has shown great reliability as an author in terms of both quality and update rate. His one failing, perhaps, is to stretch the plot on for too long. But the resolution is always satisfying. The author started a sequel: Title: Empire's Son II Rating: M Chapters: 11 Words: 83,158 Updated: March 4, 2016 Published: Oct 3, 2015 Summary: Sequel to Empire's Son. As Palpatine's Empire crumbles, Luke retreats to a grim self-imposed anonymity in the galaxy's Rim planets. But he cannot outrun his past, and Imperials and Rebels alike are searching for the last Sith, their motives very different. Link: https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11540131/11/Empire-s-Son-II Edit by Minion, March 5, 2016 Added the sequel.