Front Cover
ROC, 2001 - Fiction - 407 pages
Colonel Shropana was willing to destroy the Jorenians just to capture Dr. Cherijo Torin for the Allied League of Worlds--so she felt little remorse for selling him out to brutal Hsktskt slave traders. But just as Cherijo made her escape, the man she once loved stabbed her in the back--and handed her over to the same slavers. Alone, hated, and feared by her fellow slaves, Cherijo needs all her training to save those in need--a difficult task amidst the endless brutality of their captors, but a far better fate than being the League's guinea pig. As she struggles desperately to help those she can, Cherijo reminds herself that good doctors don't let personal vendettas stand in the way of duty. But then, most doctors aren't Cherijo Torin....

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - lente - LibraryThing

These books become tiresome quickly. This is the third book in the series and likely the last I will read. It's a shame really because these books could have been quite good. However the fatal flaw of ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - lyrrael - LibraryThing

I really think the author's started to paint herself into a corner with Cherijo; everything that's proposed to her, she rejects out of hand, without any reference to reason, logic, or even facts. It's ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

Bibliographic information