Re: TNG: The Body Electric by David Mack Review Thread (Spoilers!)
^Well, sure, but whether they use him and whether he comes back to Starfleet are two separate questions. We've had quite a few civilian characters in ongoing roles in various Trek novel series.
Exactly!! We'll see Data again, no doubt. But hopefully not as a Starfleet officer, if you ask me.
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