Faded Sun: The Shonjir

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Nelson Doubleday, 1978 - Fiction - 243 pages
6 Reviews
For the first time in one volume--the complete trilogy comprised of the novels "Kesrith, Shon'jir, " and "Kutath." A race of golden-skinned, golden eyed creatures is nearly annihilated in a war with "human" fighters. It's up to three individuals to save the race from extinction. Can they retrace the galaxy-wide path of this nomadic race through millennia to reclaim the ancient world that gave them life?

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Review: Shon'jir (The Faded Sun #2)

User Review  - Dirk Grobbelaar - Goodreads

There is a marked change in perspective in this second Faded Sun novel. First of all, there is the shift of emphasis from Niun to Duncan. That's not to say the Mri do not get their time, but it is ... Read full review

Review: Shon'jir (The Faded Sun #2)

User Review  - Kelly - Goodreads

I'm going to review the trilogy as a whole when I'm done. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
29
Section 3
48
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About the author (1978)

A multiple award-winning author of more than thirty novels, C. J. Cherryh received her B.A. in Latin from the University of Oklahoma, and then went on to earn a M.A. in Classics from Johns Hopkins University. Cherryh's novels, including Tripoint, Cyteen, and The Pride of Chanur, are famous for their knife-edge suspense and complex, realistic characters. Cherryh won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in 1977. She was also awarded the Hugo Award for her short story Cassandra in 1979, and the novels Downbelow Station in 1982 and Cyteen in 1989.

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