After returning from a 30-year trade mission, the crew of the Ea wake from cryonic suspension to find that their home world, Bh'Haret, is dead. "Screamer" satellites have been strung around their planet, warning of a plague. A scan of the surface of Bh'Haret reveals no trace of human life - only crumbling cities. Their fuel and other supplies nearly exhausted, the crew has little choice but to make planet fall on Bh'Haret, infected with a virulent and deadly disease.
This book is great on so many levels. Good solid Science Fiction, great characters, complicated but interesting relationships, solid plot twists and ..Show More »an excellent narrator.Although the books stands up well as an entertaining single read, I am hoping a sequel is in the works.« Show Less