Reunion (Pip & Flinx, Book 7) by Alan Dean Foster

By Alan Dean Foster

Utilizing his stronger empathic skills, Flinx finesses his approach right into a top-secret defense set up on the earth. as soon as there, he bamboozles a cosmopolitan AI application into liberating categorized information regarding the Meliorare Society, the sect of renegade eugenicists whose experiments with people had horrified the civilized universe greater than two decades in the past. in spite of everything, as one of many few Meliorare experiments to outlive, Flinx has a correct to grasp approximately his previous. in particular seeing that his telepathic powers appear to be evolving. The query is, evolving into what? The excruciating complications afflicting Flinx with expanding frequency make him wonder whether he'll be alive to discover out…

Originally released 2001 by way of Del Rey.

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Feel free," he responded warmly. <1! eat here every mealtime and company is always welcome. " "I shall look forward to it," she replied, and there even seemed a bit of warmth in her flat voice—or, at least, sincerity. He wondered how genuine it was, and how much was the inbred diplomatic traits. It was the sort of comment that was guaranteed to please him. He wondered if he would ever know what went on in those insect minds. Well, he told himself, in actual fact it didn't make a damned bit of difference—he would show her around the ship and she would seem to enjoy it anyway.

So I did," he acknowledged. "Well, now's as good a time as any. " 32 They made their way from the aft lounge, along the great catwalk above the cargo. " Vardia responded. "No, very few are like that. The truth is, as you may know, I have no knowledge of the messages I carry. They are blocked and only thekey from our embassy on Coriolanus can unlock whatever I'm supposed to say. Then the information will be erased, and I will be sent home, with or without a message in return. " "Possibly something to do with the cargo," Brazil speculated as they entered the wardroom and walked through it this time and out onto another, shorter catwalk.

There was no up, no down, nothing but that dizzy sensation. And Wu Julee kept screaming. Suddenly they were lying on a flat, glassy-smooth black surface. Lights were on around them, and there seemed to be a structure—as if they were in some building, like a great warehouse. Things didn't stop spinning around for a while. They were dizzy, and sick. All but Brazil threw up into their helmets, which neatly and efficiently cleared the mess away. A professional spaceman, Brazil was the first to recover his equilibrium.

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