By Alan Dean Foster
Alan Dean Foster is the acclaimed writer of motion picture tie-ins for Star Wars, Alien, Transformers. He was once offered the IAMTW Grand grasp Scribe Award in 2008. A best-selling science-fiction and fable writer in his personal correct; the preferred Pip and Flinx novels and the Founding of the Commonwealth sequence.
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