By Christie Golden
The basically method to carry down the Sith’s most deadly warrior can be to affix forces with the darkish side.
In the warfare for keep watch over of the galaxy among the armies of the darkish part and the Republic, former Jedi grasp grew to become ruthless Sith Lord count number Dooku has grown ever extra brutal in his strategies. regardless of the powers of the Jedi and the army prowess in their clone military, the sheer variety of fatalities is taking a negative toll. And while Dooku orders the bloodbath of a flotilla of helpless refugees, the Jedi Council feels it has no selection yet to take drastic motion: concentrating on the fellow accountable for such a lot of conflict atrocities, count number Dooku himself.
however the ever-elusive Dooku is harmful prey for even the main expert hunter. So the Council makes the daring determination to deliver both facets of the Force’s energy to bear—pairing brash Jedi Knight Quinlan Vos with notorious one-time Sith acolyte Asajj Ventress. although Jedi mistrust for the crafty killer who as soon as served at Dooku’s aspect nonetheless runs deep, Ventress’s hatred for her former grasp runs deeper. She’s greater than keen to lend her copious abilities as a bounty hunter—and assassin—to Vos’s quest.
jointly, Ventress and Vos are the easiest desire for removing Dooku—as lengthy because the rising emotions among them don’t compromise their project. yet Ventress is set to have her retribution and finally permit cross of her darkish Sith previous. Balancing the advanced feelings she feels for Vos with the fury of her warrior’s spirit, she resolves to say victory on all fronts—a vow that would be mercilessly established by way of her lethal enemy . . . and her personal doubt.
Praise for Dark Disciple
“Reading Dark Disciple rather appears like you’re staring at the superior episodes of The Clone Wars.”—EUCantina
“Emotionally charged . . . Christie Golden does a superb activity of shooting the characters.”—Roqoo Depot
“A cool inclusion into the Star Wars mythos . . . Ventress and Vos have a funky and compelling dynamic, and are used to discover extra of what it ability to flirt with the darkish part of the Force.”—IGN
“[The Clone Wars were] a big a part of the Star Wars model for years, and [Christie] Golden manages to craft a narrative important of the subjects and characters that enthusiasts have come to narrate to. . . . [She] makes use of this chance to craft Dark Disciple right into a spy/espionage thriller.”—Tech Times
“Golden specifically excelled at bringing Ventress’s biting yet attractive character to lifestyles. . . . She’s a great deal a girl searching for her manner, and Dark Disciple provides nuance.”—Nerdist
“Smart, attractive, and unforgettable . . . top-of-the-line in Star Wars storytelling.”—Coffee with Kenobi
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