Award-winning author Kristine Kathryn Rusch brings her remarkable talents to the Star Wars(r) universe, where the New Republic faces sudden and total annihilation....
Somewhere in the galaxy, millions suddenly perish--a disruption of the Force so shocking it is felt by Luke at his Jedi academy and by Leia on Coruscant.While Leia must deal with an assassination attempt, a rumored plot against the New Republic, and allegations that Han Solo is involved, Luke seeks out a former Jedi student who may hold the key to the mass destruction.But Brakiss is only the bait in a deadly trap set by a master of the dark side who is determined to rule as emperor.He's targeted Luke, Leia, and Leia's Jedi children to die.Then billions will follow, in a holocaust unequaled in galactic history.
Rave reviews for previous Star Wars(r) adventures...
The Jedi Academy Trilogy by Kevin J. Anderson:
"Anderson has all but assumed the title of chancellor of Star Wars University."
"Deftly puts the Star Wars characters through their paces with never a slip, and with never a dull moment."
--The Sunday Oregonian, Portland
Heir to the Empire by Timothy Zahn:
"Chock full of all the good stuff you've come to expect from a battle of good against evil."
--Daily News, New York