He crawled southward, keeping well below the trench lip above. Myri followed, occasionally peeking up above the rim to see her surroundings. “My father was on the Death Star Trench Run. You know, the famous one. Me, I get the General’s Basement Trench Crawl.”
Del Rey's Star Wars team will continue posting mini-excerpts from upcoming novels on their Facebook page every Thursday. Star Wars: Mercy Kill will be released by Del Rey Books on August 7th, 2012.