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Star Wars: Young Jedi Knights 03- The Lost…

Star Wars: Young Jedi Knights 03- The Lost Ones (PB^) (original 1995; edition 1995)

by Kevin J. Anderson (Author)

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Jacen and Jaina are reunited with their old friend Zekk, an orphan living in the streets on their home planet of Coruscant.
Title:Star Wars: Young Jedi Knights 03- The Lost Ones (PB^)
Authors:Kevin J. Anderson (Author)
Info:Boulevard (Mass Market) (1997), 1 pages
Collections:Your library
Tags:Fiction, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Star Wars, Star Wars Legends, Star Wars: Young Jedi Knights, Youth Fiction

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The Lost Ones by Kevin J. Anderson (1995)


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Jaina and Jacen return to Coruscant for a vacation and see an old friend, Zekk. But though the twins have had plenty of adventures, they've never experienced the problems Zekk has. Orphaned, destitute, without any support, Zekk has been making a living in the underworld of the city. He feels humiliated by his old friends' success and obvious privilege. They try to include him, but after he eats the centerpiece at a feast (thinking it to be a salad), he refuses to have anything to do with them. Instead, he is recruited by the Shadow Academy, where the witches twist and train him to be a dark Jedi.

It's fascinating to me that there are still serious class issues and poverty in the New Republic, but it makes sense--Lucas's universe is based on the ideal of elitism. For a young adult book, there is a great deal of tension here. ( )
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Jacen and Jaina are reunited with their old friend Zekk, an orphan living in the streets on their home planet of Coruscant.

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When the Empire died, they were born--a new hope for the New Republic. The young twins of Han Solo and Princess Leia have taken their first steps as Jedi Knights, defeating the evil minions of the Shadow Academy. Now with their friends Tenel-Ka and Lowbacca the Wookiee, the future heroes of an already legendary saga continue their training.

Jacen and Jaina set off for the Alderaan system, determined to salvage a piece of the shattered planet as a gift for their mother. But amid the ghosts of a dead world, the twins are in for a deadly surprise: some ghosts still live. A long-lost enemy of the Solo family is about to return...
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