By Alan Dean Foster
From technological know-how fiction icon Alan Dean Foster comes a blazing Pip & Flinx event for lovers of the green-eyed redhead with outstanding psychological powers and his miniature flying dragon. during this staggering novel, Flinx confirms his prestige because the galaxy’s maximum magnet for giant trouble.
Wandering available in the market in a few distant sector of the galaxy is a gargantuan sentient Tar-Aiym guns’ procedure. All Flinx has to do–while his neighbors take care of his injured love readability Held–is locate the hefty item and convince it to knock out the mammoth evil that's hurtling via house to waste the whole Commonwealth.
a no brainer, rather, particularly for Flinx, who's by no means with no his unswerving entourage of professional snoops, crazed zealots, different goons, and the occasional murderer. certainly, the boy ask yourself and his mini-drag, Pip, are wanting to begin their heroic job . . . simply once Flinx visits Visaria–a dangerously wicked planet–to persuade himself that people are certainly worthy saving.
the probabilities of stumbling throughout excessive ethical values and utopian beliefs don’t glance promising–what with Flinx taking part in a lawless Pied Piper to a gang of mendacity, thieving juvenile delinquents. yet customers fairly pass south whilst Flinx runs afoul of the corrupt planet’s ruthless crime king.
Still, existence is stuffed with surprises, and Flinx is set to get smacked through a passel of them–by turns devastating, heartening, and definitely jaw-dropping. For even if Flinx got here to Visaria to plumb the enigma of humankind, there’s one other secret ready the following, a stunning clue approximately his personal shadowy past.
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