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Author(s): Jean Lorrah
Publisher: Pocket Books
Series: Pocket TNG Giant #1
Published: March 1990
Pages: 255
Stardate: 42528.6 (2365)
Reference(s): ISBN 0671684027 (paperback)
ASIN B003ATPRC4 (Kindle)
You may be looking for the unrelated TOS episode, "Metamorphosis".

The boldest adventure of all!

Summary Edit

From the book jacket
Unexplained gravitational disturbances summon the Enterprise to the planet Elysia, and the android Lieutenant Commander Data to a date with destiny. For on this alien world, he will be drawn into an impossible quest, leading him to consequences both heartwarming and disastrous, and he finally dares to pursue his fondest desire: to become Human...

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Background Information Edit

  • This story takes place immediately after TNG: "The Measure Of A Man", during the aftermath of the hearing dealing with Data's rights as a being.

Characters Edit

Canon characters listed below are linked to the main article about them. Non-canon characters are not linked, but those that recurred, appearing or being mentioned in more than one story, are defined further in Pocket TNG characters.

Main Edit

Data
Beverly Crusher
Guinan
Geordi La Forge
Miles O'Brien
Jean-Luc Picard
William T. Riker
Deanna Troi
Wesley Crusher
Worf

Other Edit

Darryl 'Dare' Adin
Poet
Aurora
Pris Shenkley
Sdan
Thralen
Argyle
Argyle, who previously appeared in Pocket TNG: Power Hungry, appears next in Vendetta.
Johnson
Serena Gibson
Sandra Murchison
Drohanna
Thelia 
Princess
Carson 
Lieutenant
Ulia
Selar
Meff Tichelon 
Chairman
Lee Ann Su
Lodel
Sharn 
Prince
Melinia

Mentioned Edit

Bruce Maddox
Phillipa Louvois
Natasha Yar
Ira Graves
Francis Bacon

References Edit

Arcturians
Andorians
Artemis III 
Planet in the Artemis system.
Beta Tharsis IV 
Planet in the Beta Tharsis system.
Brancherion 
Planet.
USS Clarion 
Federation starship circa 2258.
Dacket 
Planet.
Edo
Elysia
Ferengi
Gagarin IV 
Planet.
Gellesen
Ghandi VII
Jokarn
Konor
Nisus
Orions
Romulans
Samdians
Starbase 32
Starbase 61
Starbase 92
Starbase 173
Theskians
Verwar
Vulcans
Waykani

Chronology Edit

External link Edit


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