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Second Self is a forthcoming Gallery PIC novel written by Una McCormack. Published by Gallery Books, it is scheduled to be released in September 2022.


A thrilling untold adventure based on the acclaimed Star Trek: Picard TV series!
Following the explosive events seen in season one of Star Trek: Picard, Raffi Musiker finds herself torn between returning to her old life as a Starfleet Intelligence officer or something a little more tame – teaching at the Academy, perhaps. The decision is made for her though when a message from an old contact – a Romulan spy – is received, asking for immediate aid. With the help of Cristóbal Rios and Dr. Agnes Jurati, and assistance from Jean-Luc Picard, Raffi decides to take on this critical mission – and quickly learns that past sins never stay buried. Finding the truth will be complicated, and deadly...

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Background information

  • The book was originally due to be released on 17 May 2022 but was delayed to September in mid-February 2022.


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 Gallery PIC characters.
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