Publisher: Del Rey
Author: Alan Dean Foster
Cover Artist: Ralph McQuarrie
Cover Price: $7.95
ISBN: 0-345-27566-7 - First
The Force Was With Him
"There was a stirring," Luke whispered. "A profound disturbance in the Force. I've felt it before, weakly. I felt it most strongly when Ben Kenobi was killed."
Princess Leia inhaled in terror, her eyes widening. "No, not him again, not here."
"Something blacker than night stirs the Force, Leia," Luke said. "This Governor Essada must have contacted him, sent him here. He'd be especially interested in locating you and me."
"Who would?" the old crone Halla half-shouted in frustration.
Leia's hands trembled. She fought to still them. "Lord Darth vader," she whispered in horror.
Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia find themselves desperately racing Imperial stormtroopers for a sacred gem that can increase the power of the Force...