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C. J. Cherryh's upcoming new technological know-how fiction novel Hammerfall (Avon Eos, 7/01), is the precise chance to revisit this author's robust backlist, together with the newest booklet, satan to the Belt (Warner, 12/00). starting from Earth to the asteroids and past, the acclaimed novels first released as Heavy Time and Hellburner are knife-edged thrillers of lethal intrigue in an period of risky transition. sooner or later global of the Merchanters and the Alliance, rising new forces, together with the Union and the Fleet, are demanding the strangle-holds of world governments and world-spanning company cartels. however it can be traditional humans -- the blameless and the unfortunate -- who're trapped within the turmoil while interstellar powers collide.

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She picked up a fluffy towel from the dresser and tried to wipe herself clean, but it was a hopeless effort that just smeared the mess around more than it got it off. As much as Red wanted to continue exploring her room, she’d become so tired it was hard to keep her eyes open. She was relieved to discover that her bed wasn’t child-sized, as she feared it might be. It was large enough that a full-grown adult could sleep in it with room to spare. She slipped off her sandals and let her tattered dress fall to the floor.

Some were jagged and sharp, while others were rounded and smooth. The colors varied from bright and shiny to scorched and burned. Despite their many differences, the one thing they all had in common was an intense aura of power radiating around them. Red then noticed that each pedestal had a unique marking carved into the base: I Alpha II Skoll & Hati III Diona IV Madonna Oriente V Ragnarok A strange humming tone rung out nearby. Red whirled, startled, toward a stone altar at the far end of the chamber.

The ordeal left her with a sinking feeling of shame for not doing anything to help. By the time dawn broke, the rain had given way to a fine mist. Red hoped to have a better chance of finding her way back home in the light of day. She had not a clue where she was, nor could she even guess a direction to begin her search. The only thing she knew for certain was that hiding inside a hollowed out tree wasn’t going to get her anywhere. Peering out of the tree, Red could see the creatures of the forest starting to emerge.

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