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C. J. Cherryh - Mélyállomás
A ​Föld csillagbirodalma kimerülőben, gyarmatai lázonganak. Ebben a helyzetben kulcsfontosságú, hogy kié a Pell bolygó Mélyállomása, hiszen innen már maga a Föld is sebezhető. De a Mélyállomás révén megszilárdítható a Föld csillagközi birodalma is. A Pell azonban mindig semleges volt, és eltökélten ragaszkodik semlegességéhez. A híres-nevezetes regényben galaktikus léptékű ambíciók feszülnek egymásnak. És emberek, humanoidok, csodálatos intelligenciájú szerkezetek. Sorsuk a kozmikus küzdelem kimenetelétől, a Mélyállomás sorsától függ.

C. J. Cherryh - A ​pokol légiói
A ​légiók masíroznak. Caesar az ördög birodalmáért csatázik. Akkortájt a pokolban, hogy Brutus felborította Julius Caesar házának nyugalmát. Mindössze tizenhét évesen, és semmire sem emlékezvén a március idusán történtekből. Hát ilyen a pokol...

C. J. Cherryh - The ​Faded Sun: Kesrith
This ​is the story of three people: Sten Duncan, a soldier of humanity; Niun, last warrior of the mri, humanity's enemies; and Melein, priestess-queen of the final fallen mri stronghold. It is the story of two mighty species fighting for a galaxy, humanity driving out from Earth, and the enigmatic regul struggling to hold their stars with mri mercenaries. It is a story of diplomacy and warfare, of conspiracy and betrayal, and of three flesh-and-blood people who found themselves thrown together in a life-and-death alliance.

C. J. Cherryh - Foreigner
The ​first book in C.J.Cherryh's eponymous series, Foreigner begins an epic tale of the survivors of a lost spacecraft who crash-land on a planet inhabited by a hostile, sentient alien race. From its beginnings as a human-alien story of first contact, the Foreigner series has become a true science fiction odyssey, following a civilization from the age of steam through early space flight to confrontations with other alien species in distant sectors of space. It is the masterwork of a truly remarkable author.

C. J. Cherryh - Shiuan ​kútja
A ​Morgaine-ciklus második kötete, az Ivrel kapuja folytatása Shiuan világa halára ítéltetett. Egy roppant méretű és furcsa új hold eljövetele megpecsételte a bolygó lakóinak sorsát. Szökőár és rettenetes földrengések mindenhol, s a népnek választania kell: menekülnek vagy elpusztulna a világukat. Az egyetlen menekülési lehetőségük azokon a Kapukon át vezet, melyeket – egy rég letűnt kozmikus faj hozott létre – a világok közti közlekedésre használtak. És épp amikor a sorsukra rá kell döbbenniük – a kétségbeesett törzseknek és városlakóknak –, feltűnik egy Morgaine nevű nő azzal a küldetéssel, hogy lepecsételje Shiuan Kapuit. Morgaine, az Ivrel Kapuja hősnője, és segítője Nhi Vanye ismételten kénytelenek szembeszállni rettenthetetlen ellenségükkel, Chya Rohhal, aki még ebbe a fuldokló világba is követi őket. Egy rendkívül színes és izgalmas fantasyregény, mellyel Cherryh elnyerte a jelentős John W. Campbell-díjat.

C. J. Cherryh - Chernevog
A ​sequel to "Rusalka", set in the magical world of pre-Christian Russia. Petyr and Eveshka, now married and living in domestic bliss in Uulemet's cottage, begin to realize that the past is not truly buried. Premonitions lead to a sense of unease that is terrifyingly realized.

C. J. Cherryh - Exile's ​Gate
Here, ​after ten years, is the long-awaited new novel about one of C.J. Cherryh's most famous and popular heroines, Morgaine, closer of the world Gates. Morgaine, who with her magical sword Changeling and her loyal liegeman Vanya, travels from world to world, seeking out the Gates, deadly heritage of a long-vanished race, which could forever warp past, present, and future unless they are shut down. Now, on a world torn by rebellion and war, Morgaine must meet her greatest challenge. For here she will face Gault, who is both human an alien and who seeks control of the world and its Gate. And here too Morgaine will face the true Gatemaster, a mysterious lord with a power as great - or perhaps greater than Morgaine's own!

C. J. Cherryh - Finity's ​End
Finity's ​End is the oldest Merchanter ship in the universe. In an era of spies, pirate traders, and uneasy alliances, the Company Wars are now over, the hunt for the fleet is winding down, and the ship is coming home to reclaim her trade routes. Having lost an entire generation, the youngest crew members, bred and trained for war, must face their most critical battle of all - survival in a time of lasting peace.

C. J. Cherryh - Forty ​Thousand in Gehenna
When ​forty thousand human colonists are abandoned on a planet called Gehenna for political reasons, and re-supply ships fail to arrive, collapse seems imminent. Yet over the next two centuries, the descendants of the original colonists survive despite all odds by entering a partnership with the planet's native intelligence, the lizardlike burrowing calibans.

C. J. Cherryh - Gate ​of Ivrel
Scattered ​about the galaxy were the time-space Gates of a vanished but not forgotten alien race. In their time, long before the rise of the native civilizations, they had terrorized a hundred worlds—not from villainy but from folly, from tampering with the strands that held a universe together. Now the task was to uproot these Gates, destroy their potency for mischief, take horror out of the hands of the few who hungered for power by misuse of the Gates. This is the story of one such Gate and one such world.

C. J. Cherryh - Merchanter's ​Luck
His ​name was Sandor and he was the owner and entire crew of a tramp star-freighter that flew the Union planets under false papers and fake names. Her name was Allison and she was a proud but junior member of the powerful family whose mighty starship, Dublin Again, was the true queen of the spaceways. They met at Viking Station, she seeking a night's dalliance, he desperately in search of a spacer assistant. Their fateful meeting was to lead to a record-breaking race to Downbelow Station, thereby catching the calculating eye of the grim commander of the Alliance-battlecraft, Norway, and a terrifying showdown at a deadly destination off the cosmic charts.

C. J. Cherryh - Regenesis
The ​direct sequel to Cyteen, Regenesis continues the story of Ariane Emory, Personal Replicate, the genetic clone of one of the greatest scientists humanity has ever produced, and of her search for the murderer of her progenitor-the original Ariane Emory. Murder, politics, deception, and genetic and psychological manipulation combine against a backdrop of interstellar human factions at odds to confront questions that have remained unanswered for two decades... Who killed the original Ariane Emory? And can her Personal Replicate avoid the same fate?

C. J. Cherryh - Rimrunners
Loki ​is a mercenary ship and bounty hunter. Bet Yeager is a killer elite Earth Company Marine whose side lost. Now she is forced to escape aboard Loki, surrounded by enemies and hunting her old comrades. And the fighting skills she must use to survive may be her death warrant.

C. J. Cherryh - Rusalka
This ​is Hugo-Award-winning author C.J. Cherryh's Del Rey debut--the story of Rusalka, the ghost of a murdered girl still seeking to exist by drawing the energy of life from all nearby living things, and the attempt to bring her back to life by her father Ulamets, and Pyetr, the young man who loved her.

C. J. Cherryh - The ​Dreaming Tree
It ​was that transitional time of the world, when man first brought the clang of iron and the reek of smoke to the lands which before had echoed only with fairy voices. In that dawn of man and death of magic there yet remained one last untouched place—the small forest of Ealdwood—which kept the magic intact, and protected the old ways. And there was one who dwelt there, Arafel the Sidhe, who had more pride and love of the world as it used to be than any of her kind. But fear of the world of Faery ran deep in the hearts of men, and when Ciaran Cuilean, Lord of Caer Wiell, a man with Elvish blood in his veins, found himself the object of increasing distrust and suspicion from his men, his king, and even his own family, he knew he must once again put his humanity aside and return to Ealdwood. For shadows of a newly awakened evil swarmed across both lands, and unless Ciaran reclaimed his haunted weapons from the Tree of Swords and joined Arafel, he would see this evil overtake not only the warm hearthstones of the mortal keeps but the silvery heart of Ealdwood itself!

C. J. Cherryh - Yvgenie
A ​final part to the trilogy of pre-Christian Russia, that began with "Rusalka" and "Chernevog". Written in the tradition of folklore or fairytale, it is a magical tale full of ghosts, spirits and weird happenings. The author is an award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer.

C. J. Cherryh - Sunfall
Men ​had gone to the stars; they had trod the soil of distant planets and settled their colonies; yet the homeworld of Earth remained. It was legend; it was a place of nostalgia for mankind's lost youth; it was always there. For every son or daughter who had departed for the stars, there were those who preferred the original skies and winds of the world which had first endured humanity's trials and triumphs. The cities remained. Over the eons, facing the sunset of Terra, they still stood. Changed, yet retaining their individuality, their unique characteristics, their ancient prides. C. J. Cherryh, many honored author, has produced in SUNFALL a book of marvels in which six mighty cities laden with the grandeur of history confront their fates ... and those of the Earth-born who loved them. This is a truly unique work.

C. J. Cherryh - Ivrel ​kapuja
"A ​gyűrűk ura óta egyetlen történet sem bűvölt el annyira, mint az Irvel kapuja." Andre Norton Egy régen eltűnt, ám el nem feledett faj tér-idő kapui szétszórva bújnak meg a Galaxisban. A maga idején, jóval a jelenlegi civilizációk keletkezte előtt, ez a faj világok százait hajtotta uralma alá - nem gonoszságból - csupán oktalan nemtörődömségből, miközben vezetői a világegyetemet összetartó csavarokkal bíbelődtek. A feladat immár ezen kapuk felkutatása lett, el kellett pusztítani a bennük rejlő lehetséges veszélyforrást, ki kell ütni a fegyvert azon néhányak kezéből, akik nagyravágyástól vezéreltetve visszaéltek a kapuk hatalmában. Ez a történet egy ilyen kapuról és egy ilyen világról szól.

C. J. Cherryh - Azeroth ​pokla
Phoenix ​Fantasy A Morgaine-ciklus harmadik kötete, az lvrel kapuja és a Shiuan kútja folytatása Morgaine, a világ Kapuinak bezárója és hűséges követője, Vanye egy Azeroth nevű világba érkeznek az elsüllyedő Shiuanból. Van egy Qillagkapu Azerothban, melyet idegen lángok jelölnek, és Morgaine-nek ezt is le kell pecsételnie. Ám ők pusztítást és iszonyatot hoznak erre a békés helyre. Mert a shiuani hordák a nyomukban járnak, azon elhatározással, hogy új világot hódítanak meg maguknak, és bosszút állnak elveszett bolygójukért a legendás Fehér Királynőn, Morgaine-en. Azerothban azonban létezik egy új tényező is az embereken kívül. Azon a harmadik bolygón még mindig az ember előtti qhalok uralkodnak. És a qhalok tudása messze meghaladja az emberi ismereteket. Egy rendkívül színes és izgalmas fantasy-ciklus, mellyel Cherryh elnyerte a jelentős John W. Campbell-díjat.

C. J. Cherryh - Downbelow ​Station
Pell’s ​Station, orbiting the alien world simply called Downbelow, had always managed to remain neutral in the ever escalating conflict between “The Company,” whose fleets from Earth had colonized space, and its increasingly independent and rebellious colony worlds. But Pell’s location—on the outer edge of Earth’s defensive perimeter— makes her the focal point in the titanic battle of colony worlds fighting for independence…

C. J. Cherryh - Cyteen
Genetic ​manipulation, murder, intrigue and politics are just part of the story of a young scientist in this substantial book. C. J. Cherryh, who won the 1989 Hugo Award for this novel, following on her Hugo Award-winning Downbelow Station, offers another ambitious work. A geneticist is murdered by an adviser, but the scientist is replicated in the lab, leaving a prodigy who attempts to chart a different fate. The book is intense and complex yet always presented with the flow of true storytelling.

C. J. Cherryh - Tripoint
On ​the merchanter ship Aprite, Thomas Bowe Hawkins is an outcast, a reminder of the long-ago rape of his mother by the captain of a rival ship. For years, his mother Marie has planned revenge against his father. As Thomas tries to stop her, he discovers his half-brother, and finds himself in a deadly confrontation with a dangerous man - his father.

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