By Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, Anne McCaffrey
Acorna's humans, the Linyaari, have started reclaiming their homeworld from the ravages of the brutal Khleevi. however the first wave of explorers has unlocked a bigger secret concerning the origins of the Linyaari -- person who has led Aari, Acorna's cherished lifemate, on a perilous trip from which he may perhaps by no means go back.
environment off on a quest to discover Aari, Acorna and her neighbors -- Captain Becker, Mac, Nadhari, and RK -- are pressured to crash land at the appealing and barbaric unique jungle international of Makahomia, domestic of the mysterious Temple Cats. yet an evil scheme threatens to smash the sacred tom cats. to save lots of the cats, Acorna will lead a band of rebels on a trip into Makahomia's temples and hidden sanctuaries.
And there, inside of one sacred shrine, she is going to detect surprising details which can bring about Aari . . .or to catastrophe.
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