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In this new Pip & Flinx thriller, Alan Dean Foster displays the brilliance that has made him one of the brightest lights in science fiction. In Patrimony, fans will learn more about their favorite redhead-with emerald eyes, uncanny powers, and a poisonous minidrag-than they ever dreamed possible.

“I know who your father is . . . Gestalt.” A shocked Flinx hears these dying words from one of the renegade eugenicists whose experiments with humans twenty-odd years ago shocked the galaxy . . . and spawned Flinx. So Flinx and his minidrag, Pip, venture to Gestalt, an out-of-the-way planet perfect for someone who never wants to be found-disregarding the advice of those who think Flinx could make better use of his time locating the ancient, sentient weapons platform that could be the galaxys only chance of stopping the exterminating scourge thats fast approaching. Flinx might agree with them-but the quest for patrimony wins out. (Sorry, galaxy!)

Could Gestalt supply the key to Flinxs shadowy past and strange powers? An eccentric loner in a remote area could be the father Flinx has never stopped searching for, perhaps the only person who can unravel the mystery of his birth and his amazing, agonizing powers. An eccentric longer in a remote area of the distant planet could be he father Flinx has never stopped searching for, perhaps the only person who can unravel the mystery of Flinxs birth and his amazing, agonizing powers.

Unfortunately for Flinx, Gestalt also hosts a resident bounty hunter whos just learned about the stupendous reward offered for a certain dead redhead. Flinx gets a chance to test his adversarys skills when our heros skimmer is blasted out of the sky and into a raging river in the middle of nowhere-a nowhere of impassable terrain and ravenous, carnivorous beasts.

But hey, whats one more impossible challenge for someone whos spent his life defying the odds and escaping the inescapable? Flinx has one thing going for him . . . plenty of experience.

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Synopsis:

In this 12th Pip & Flinx thriller--the second-to-last installment of Fosters popular series--fans will learn answers to the questions they've been asking for decades.

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About the Author

Alan Dean Foster has written in a variety of genres, including hard science fiction, fantasy, horror, detective, western, historical, and contemporary fiction. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller Star Wars: The Approaching Storm and the popular Pip & Flinx novels, as well as novelizations of several films including Transformers, Star Wars, the first three Alien films, and Alien Nation. His novel Cyber Way won the Southwest Book Award for Fiction in 1990, the first science fiction work ever to do so. Foster and his wife, JoAnn Oxley, live in Prescott, Arizona, in a house built of brick that was salvaged from an early-twentieth-century miners brothel. He is currently at work on several new novels and media projects.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780345485083
Author:
Foster, Alan Dean
Publisher:
Del Rey Books
Subject:
Science Fiction - Adventure
Subject:
Flinx (Fictitious character)
Subject:
Humanx Commonwealth (Imaginary organization)
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Pip (Fictitious character: Foster)
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Adventure
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
Adventures of Pip & Flinx
Publication Date:
20080931
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
7.02x4.02x.77 in. .30 lbs.

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