By Kevin J. Anderson
Because the New Republic takes devastating losses in the ongoingwar with the scattered remnants of the Empire, the galaxy's destiny is determined by 3 small children -- between them the Jedi twins -- born to incredible powers and perils, as an extraordinary new saga unfolds... whereas the New Republic struggles to come to a decision what to do with the deadly Sun Crusher -- a brand new doomsday weapon stolen from the Empire via Han Solo -- the renegade Imperial Admiral Daala makes use of her fleet of superstar Destroyers to conduct guerrilla conflict on peaceable planets. And now she threatens the watery homeworld of Admiral Ackbar. yet because the conflict for a planet rages, an even higher hazard emerges at Luke Skywalker's Jedi academy. a super scholar delves dangerously into the darkish part of the strength and unleashes the spirit of an historical grasp of the evil order that warped Darth Vader himself. Working together, they could turn into an enemy more than the New Republic has ever fought... extra strong than even a Jedi grasp can face.
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I felt the power too," Gantoris added. He straightened, tossing his thick braid behind him. "We should learn all we can about the Massassi race. They seem to have been very powerful, but they vanished entirely. What happened to them? " Luke nodded gravely. He, too, had sensed the power in the temples. The first time he had come to Yavin 4, Luke had been little more than a boy thrust headfirst into the Rebellion against the Empire. He had barely realized the extent of the Force; in fact, he had learned of its existence only days before.
Threepio tried to balance the heavy skis. "Sorry to cut your vacation short, kids, but we have to get back home," Han said, ignoring the droid. Threepio straightened. "I'm very glad to hear that, sir. " He felt an impact against the back of his head as a large lump of snow splattered him. " he said, raising his arms in alarm, barely managing to keep hold of the skis. " he said. Jacen and Jaina giggled as they each picked up another snowball to throw at the droid. Han turned to the twins. "Stop playing with Threepio, you two.
They seem to have been very powerful, but they vanished entirely. What happened to them? " Luke nodded gravely. He, too, had sensed the power in the temples. The first time he had come to Yavin 4, Luke had been little more than a boy thrust headfirst into the Rebellion against the Empire. He had barely realized the extent of the Force; in fact, he had learned of its existence only days before. But he returned to the jungle moon a Jedi Master, and he could sense many things that had been hidden to him before.