In the sequel to Precursor, the isolated human colony has led a precarious existence on the hostile world of the alien atevi, until the return of the starship Phoenix threatens to shatter the precarious balance of power as the atevi enter into the precarious world of space travel and their human negotiator becomes caught in the middle of a mutiny.
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Review: Defender (Foreigner #5)User Review - Liberty - Goodreads
The best thing I can about a CJ Cherryh novel is that I find it nearly impossible to emerge from them back into real life. Like all the best fictional universes, from Middlemarch to Middle-earth, her ... Read full review
Review: Defender (Foreigner #5)User Review - Hal - Goodreads
I love this series. The culture clash between humans and aliens, language differences, lots of politics and intrigue, and action. Great fun. This earlier books were complete on their own, this one leaves you hanging, and I have oer books to read before I get the series resolved,. Read full review