By Troy Denning
This is a prequel tale to Tatooine Ghost
BONUS: This unique novella comprises an excerpt from superstar Wars: Legacy of the strength: Betrayal and an interview with the author.
LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON
Growing up within the shadow of his heroic father, Lumpawarrump, son of Chewbacca, feels large strain to compare his father's bold exploits. Chewie's life-debt to Han Solo retains him from returning domestic, and with no the steadying impression of his father, Lumpy is unfocused and uncontrolled. So Chewie's spouse makes a decision stopover at to Coruscant is so as. It's the fitting chance for the relations to bond--and for Chewbacca to educate his son a few much-needed life-lessons.
But whilst Lumpy's eagerness to provoke his father ends up in direct disobedience, Chewie is compelled into an severe pursuit that might lead him into Coruscant's risky underlevels--and to a mystery as surprising because it is lethal. . . .
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A Forest Apart (Star Wars) by Troy Denning