By C. J. Cherryh
Tracker is the 16th installment of CJ Cherryh's acclaimed Foreigner series.
It's been a 12 months of upheaval, considering that Bren Cameron's go back from space-a yr while he and the aiji-dowager, one in every of his strongest atevi allies, again domestic from their two-year interstellar challenge to discover the govt. overthrown and their global in chaos.
Now, eventually, issues are calming down; the Assassins' Guild is functioning back, figuring out its inner problems, and Bren is settling again into his regimen: no longer as Lord of the Heavens; not-to his regret-as Lord of Najida peninsula, the place his rest property is found; yet as paidhi-aiji, an reliable within the atevi court.
His present ambition is to maintain himself and his bodyguard out of harm's method, and to shepherd the aiji-dowager's bold new alternate contract in the course of the acceptable legislative committees. mixed with Tabini-aiji's contemporary appointment of his younger son Cajeiri as his authentic inheritor, Bren's workload is tough, yet at the least issues at the atevi global appear to be at the correct track.
Something is coming, despite the fact that, quietly, stealthily, simply the 1st ominous twinkle of a brand new celebrity within the heavens….