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By Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, Anne McCaffrey

"Welcome domestic, Linyaari child!"
Acorna's quest has paid off. With the aid of her "uncles" and the hundreds of thousands of people who love and respect her, she has stumbled on her actual humans finally.
and so they have came across her--Khornya, daughter of the illustrious Feriila and the valiant Vaanye, who used to be given up for misplaced after the insect-like Khleevidestroyed their domestic planet.
Abandoned in house as a toddler, 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" ft and fingers that when set her aside now make her one with the telepathic Linyaari who continue to exist as lush agrarian planet the place they pursue their peaceable goals.
Acorna's humans welcome her with a lavish dress ball--and an already-chosen mate! yet Acorna nonetheless has a lot to do sooner than she will be able to benefit from the peaceable domestic she is out there. The mythical resting position of the misplaced Linyaari ancestors has but to be discovered. With assistance from the rogue spacetrader Becker and his cat, RK (RoadKill), Acorna needs to try to correct an unspeakable unsuitable and defeat an enemy much more merciless than the Khleevi themselves.
In the quest, Acorna and her new buddies 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 precise nature of the traditional hyperlink among the hoofed, telepathic Linyaariand the space-faring people she has come to think about as her "people" to boot.
In all literature, there is not any creature extra wondrous, no lady extra attractive, no formative years extra adventurous than Anne McCaffrey's loved Unicorn lady. Acorna and Acorna's Quest advised of her youth 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 be mindful) the magic that lives within the hearts of the younger.

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