The Kif Strike Back

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Daw Books, 1985 - Fiction - 256 pages
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Review: The Kif Strike Back (Compact Space #3)

User Review  - Text Addict - Goodreads

It took me a while to finish this one, mainly because it's difficult. A major part of the plot is "what are certain members of this alien race called the kif doing and planning to do?" and in Cherryh ... Read full review

Review: The Kif Strike Back (Compact Space #3)

User Review  - Bibi Åkerud - Goodreads

The first book was quite interesting but I skimmed the second and on the third book I skipped ten pages every time with no sense of loss. Way, way too many "Gods something something..." . Fights, the ... Read full review


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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. Cherryh has traveled from New York to Istanbul, and her hobbies include needlepoint, painting, and refinishing furniture. Cherryh, who also goes by the name Caroline Janice Cherry, resides in Oklahoma.

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