By Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, Anne McCaffrey
"Welcome domestic, Linyaari child!"
Acorna's quest has paid off. With assistance from her "uncles" and the millions of people who love and recognize her, she has chanced on her real humans eventually.
they usually have came upon her--Khornya, daughter of the illustrious Feriila and the valiant Vaanye, who was once given up for misplaced after the insect-like Khleevidestroyed their domestic planet.
Abandoned in house as a child, rescued and raised via gruff human asteroid miners, Acorna is finally between her personal. the gorgeous therapeutic horn within the heart of her brow and the "funny" toes and arms that when set her aside now make her one with the telepathic Linyaari who live to tell the tale as lush agrarian planet the place they pursue their peaceable desires.
Acorna's humans welcome her with a lavish gown ball--and an already-chosen mate! yet Acorna nonetheless has a lot to do ahead of she will be able to benefit from the peaceable domestic she is on the market. The mythical resting position of the misplaced Linyaari ancestors has but to be came upon. With assistance from the rogue spacetrader Becker and his cat, RK (RoadKill), Acorna needs to attempt to correct an unspeakable fallacious and defeat an enemy much more merciless than the Khleevi themselves.
In the quest, Acorna and her new neighbors rescue one other survivor, additionally given up for misplaced. most significantly, although, Acorna finally uncovers the Universe's such a lot rigorously guarded secret--the actual nature of the traditional hyperlink among the hoofed, telepathic Linyaariand the space-faring people she has come to consider as her "people" to boot.
In all literature, there isn't any creature extra wondrous, no lady extra attractive, no adolescence extra adventurous than Anne McCaffrey's loved Unicorn lady. Acorna and Acorna's Quest informed of her adolescence and early adolescence. Now award-winning writer Elizabeth Ann Scarborough joins Anne McCaffrey to proceed the saga of this liked personality in a narrative that may satisfaction each fan and win new hearts, too.
Acorna's People is a narrative for readers of all ages--especially those that haven't but misplaced (or who nonetheless keep in mind) the magic that lives within the hearts of the younger.
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