By Alan Dean Foster
lovers of enjoyable, fast paced, inventive technological know-how fiction event, have fun! no 1 New York Times bestselling writer Alan Dean Foster returns to his much-loved Commonwealth sequence with a brand new novel starring the indefatigable Flinx and his venomous minidrag, Pip. dealing with possibility and doing sturdy is their company . . . supplied the associated fee is right.
The unforeseen go back of an previous good friend attracts Flinx and Pip to the backward planet of Largess, whose seal-like denizens’ primitive know-how and fractious extended family politics have stored a cautious Commonwealth from a ecocnomic alternate courting. yet now a rogue human using forbidden complex weaponry threatens to ignite a struggle one of the Larians. And Flinx is simply the guy to forestall it prior to it starts.
yet as soon as on Largess, Flinx discovers his empathic abilities—usually his maximum asset—are rendered lifeless by means of the natives’ exact language, that is sung instead of spoken. Worse, the kidnapping of a robust chieftain’s daughter has raised tensions to the boiling aspect. Now Flinx needs to rely on his personal mettle—and in fact Pip, the committed minidrag with the lethal edge—to correct wrongs, mend fences, and conflict a cold-blooded adversary armed with sufficient firepower to blow all of them away . . . and damage the opportunity for peace in Largess forever.
Advance compliment for Strange Music
“Adventure-loving readers new to the sequence, in addition to outdated fanatics, will take pleasure in [Alan Dean] Foster’s go back to Commonwealth space.”—Publishers Weekly