How to Speak Droid with R2-D2: A Communication Manual

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Following the success of How to Speak Wookiee comes this essential manual for interacting with droid units in various situations. Droids are made to be reliable, helpful, and daring, but they can be frustratingly stubborn. This convenient sound guide will help new droid users bypass that malfunction and utilize them to their full capacity. Featuring helpful scenarios?like convincing a droid to play back full messages, serve beverages and hors d'oeuvres at events, diagnose and repair mechanical issues on an ...

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Overview

Following the success of How to Speak Wookiee comes this essential manual for interacting with droid units in various situations. Droids are made to be reliable, helpful, and daring, but they can be frustratingly stubborn. This convenient sound guide will help new droid users bypass that malfunction and utilize them to their full capacity. Featuring helpful scenarios—like convincing a droid to play back full messages, serve beverages and hors d'oeuvres at events, diagnose and repair mechanical issues on an X-wing, or just walk the dog—plus a sound module of 10 different droid phrases demonstrated by R2-D2, this handbook is a necessity for any new droid user.

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Readers of How to Speak Wookiee have been demanding a comparable manual for communicating with deeply resistant Droids. Here it is, complete with instructions on convincing or cajoling your personal advanced mechanical helper to walk the dog, serve flavorful beverages, or simply regurgitate complete messages. To aid in this heroic effort, this handy hardcover provides a sound module with 10 useful droid phrases demonstrated by R2-D2 himself! Definitely the novelty item of the month.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781452113937
  • Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC
  • Publication date: 8/20/2013
  • Pages: 12
  • Sales rank: 679,554
  • Product dimensions: 6.84 (w) x 8.16 (h) x 0.78 (d)

Meet the Author

Urma Droid is an expert on human-droid relations, specializing in R2 character studies. She lives and conducts research on Coruscant.

JAKe was born in Hull, England, but was raised by Wookiees from a young age. He speaks the Wookiee language fluently, but can communicate with an R2 unit enough to get his pencils sharpened. He lives and works in London.

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