The alien Yuuzhan Vong have launched an attack on the worlds of the Outer Rim.They are merciless, without regard for life - and they stand utterly outside the Force.Their ever-changing tactics stump the New Republic military.Even the Jedi, once the greatest guardians of peace in the galaxy, are rendered helpless by this impervious foe - and their solidarity has begun to unravel.
While Luke struggles to keep the Jedi together, Knights Jacen Solo and Corran Horn set off on a reconnaissance mission to the planet Garqi, an occupied world.There, at last, they uncover a secret that might be used to undermine the enemy - if only they can stay alive long enough to use it
About the Author
Michael A. Stackpole is the author of the New York Times bestselling Star Wars X-wing novels. Dark Tide: Onslaught is the first of two new Star Wars novels he is writing. When not chained to a desk madly fighting deadlines, he plays indoor soccer, rides a mountain bike, and reads, but not all at the same time. He lives in Arizona with Liz Danforth and a small pack of Welsh Cardigan Corgis.