Following intense personal loss, Jaina Solo descends to the dark side, determined to take her revenge on the Yuuzhan Vong. In the process, she learns something new about how to fight the alien invaders, but she must also remember that revenge is not the way of the Jedi - even which it seems the only way to fight the enemy.
A former music and history teacher, Elaine Cunningham has written over a dozen fantasy novels and many short stories. She's best known for the Songs and Swords books, particularly Elfshadow, a mystery in a fantasy setting. Her lifelong fascination with mythology and belief systems made her a Star Wars fan from the start. She lives with her family in a New England seacoast town.