By C. J. Cherryh
Hiffy Chanur, as soon as a member of her aunt's staff on The satisfaction of Chanur, is now captain of her personal vessel, Chanur's Legacy. it's going to were the proper lifestyles for Hiffy, her fondest dream fulfilled, yet as a substitute the younger captain's more and more hard-pressed to maintain her ship's business.
So while Meetpoint's stationmaster deals her one million credit to move a small, mysterious, "religious" item, it sort of feels like a golden opportunity—perhaps even too sturdy an opportunity.... but regardless of her misgivings, Hiffy feels it is a comission she cannot flip down. yet quickly she and the Legacy are stuck in an ever-tightening internet of intrigue. And purely time will inform even if the younger captain can ascertain who's her best friend and who's her enemy during this lethal video game of interstellar politics....
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Chanur's Legacy: A Novel of Compact Space by C. J. Cherryh