by Doug Plamping
Book 2 in the Council of Three series sees Amy, lost in a sandstorm, saved by the One Who Tests. Bringing an intelligent spider to Earth seems to be a condition of their travelling to other planets. On Earth, Amy is kidnapped, tortured, and rescued, but the rescuers want to lock up Amy! Aliens think that Earth is the most dangerous planet in the galaxy, and propose to do something about it !!!