By Christie Golden
What all started as a quest for fact has develop into a fight for survival for Luke Skywalker and his son, Ben. they've got used the secrets and techniques of the Mindwalkers to go beyond their very own our bodies and converse with the spirits of the fallen, risking their very lives within the procedure. they've got confronted a crew of Sith assassins and overwhelmed the percentages to damage them. And now the loss of life squad’s sole survivor, Sith apprentice Vestara Khai, has summoned a whole fleet of Sith frigates to have interaction the embattled father and son. however the darkish warriors come bearing a stunning proposition that may carry Jedi and Sith jointly in an remarkable alliance opposed to an evil extra historic and alien than they could imagine.
While the Skywalkers and their Sith allies trigger on their joint challenge into the treacherous internet of black holes that's the Maw, Han and Leia Solo probability arrest and worse to help the Jedi imprisoned again on Coruscant. Tyrannical leader of nation Natasi Daala has issued orders that may open an everlasting schism among her govt and the Jedi Order—a schism which could flip all Jedi into renegades and sought after criminals.
But it truly is within the depths of the Maw that the way forward for the galaxy could be determined. For there the Skywalkers and their Sith allies will interact a real monster in conflict, and Luke will come face-to-face with a fabulous fact.
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He didn’t reply to Ben, but turned around to the console and unmuted the channel. “Since I am prepared to admit that even nexu are fond of their cubs, I’ll permit you to see Vestara for a brief visit. I will extend my hospitality to both Khais. ” He knew, as he knew Khai knew, that any powerful Force-user did not need weapons to pose a deadly threat. But acquiescing would take this arrogant Sith down a notch. ” Khai frowned. He was clearly struggling to contain his offense. ” The two regarded each other for a long moment.
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