The Sunday Times Bestseller. WITNESS THE BIRTH OF THE RESISTANCE. When the Rebellion defeated the Empire in the skies above Endor, Leia Organa believed it was the beginning to a lasting peace.
But after decades of vicious infighting and partisan gridlock in the New Republic Senate, that hope seems like a distant memory.
Now a respected senator, Leia must grapple with the dangers that threaten to cripple the fledgling democracy - from both within and without.
Underworld kingpins, treacherous politicians, and Imperial loyalists are sowing chaos in the galaxy.
Desperate to take action, senators are calling for the election of a First Senator.
It is their hope that this influential post will bring strong leadership to a divided galaxy.
As the daughter of Darth Vader, Leia faces with distrust the prospect of any one person holding such a powerful position - even when supporters suggest Leia herself for the job.
But a new enemy may make this path Leia's only option.
For at the edges of the galaxy, a mysterious threat is growing...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 432 pages
- Publisher: Cornerstone
- Publication Date: 01/12/2016
- Category: Classic science fiction
- ISBN: 9780099594284