Read e-book online Allies (Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi, Book 5) PDF

By Christie Golden

ISBN-10: 0345509145

ISBN-13: 9780345509147

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.

He was missing the hip-length cape and his silky red shirt looked a touch more casual than usual, but his boots gleamed and the black trousers had sharp creases that were even visible in miniature. Lando looked genuinely pleased to see him, and spread out his arms in a welcoming gesture. ” Lando said expansively. ” Luke smothered a grin at hearing Admiral and Chief of State Natasi Daala referred to in such a manner. ” Lando grinned, his eyes dancing. “Maybe,” Luke deadpanned. ” “Something like that,” Luke said.

Kirby, for reasons as numberless as the stars Acknowledgments This book did not come to be in a vacuum. The team of people contributing to this series is an outstanding collection of individuals who continue to impress me with their professionalism, talent, and good humor. , Sue Rostoni, who continue to be enthusiastic supporters of my writing. More gratitude to Leland Chee and Pablo Hidalgo, who are always so quick and helpful with any questions that arise (and special thanks to Pablo for letting me play on Klatooine, which he created).

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