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College students, human and nonhuman, raised together on the same planet, search for the origins of civilization in the galaxy - and find old magic and a vast, implacable conspiracy. Can they forge bonds of friendship and understanding among themselves strong enough to stand against greed, lust for power, and absolute domination of a hundred planets? If not, then why does the enemy fear them?

©1982 Jacqueline Lichtenberg (P)2011 Wildside Press LLC

Critic Reviews

"[C]an be savored as suspenseful adventure, with intensely developed and involved characters and a complex galactic milieu." (Fantasy Review)
"Imaginative and outstanding. It captures the reader and won’t let go." (Andre Norton)
"[A] suspenseful plot and intense characters make this a first-rate adventure. Recommended." (Library Journal)

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Good god! The narrator must be special needs.

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I have several hundred audio books. I have listened to many varied narrators, but have never heard anything as horrific as this. The story was OK, when we could actually focus on the story and not the crazy vocal dialects. Wow!

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