Anakin Solo is now eleven and headed for the Jedi Academy! The force is very strong with him, he can feel it. And his uncle Luke thinks it is time for him to start his training. On his first day at the Jedi Academy, Anakin makes a new friend named Tahiri. The Force is with her too. Soon they find out that together they can accomplish feats that surprise even their teachers! But the teachers don't know what else Anakin and Tahiri do together. Every night, they both have the same dream of going down the rivier by the academy on a raft. In the dream they are drawn by the force but for all they know it could be the dark side! There is only one way to find out for sure. They have to go down the rivier all by themselves for real!