I have read many Star Wars books and have been disappointed with many of them. But then I came across the Darth Bane series. If any of you out there are even mildly interested in Star Wars I highlight recommend that you read this series. They're cheap on Amazon and are very fun reads!
Path of Destruction (Star Wars: Darth Bane, Book 1): Drew Karpyshyn: 9780345477378: Amazon.com: Books
^First book in the series (and the best)