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Cherryh, C. J.

Overview
Works: 330 works in 1,192 publications in 10 languages and 57,779 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3553.H358, 813.54
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Most widely held works about C. J Cherryh
 
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Most widely held works by C. J Cherryh
Foreigner : a novel of first contact by C. J Cherryh( Book )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of humans stranded on an alienplanet where registered assassination is a way of life. They are the descendants of a space ship which lost itsway 500 years earlier. They live on an island and theonly contact they are allowed with the mainland isthrough one human, the foreigner of the novel
Hammerfall by C. J Cherryh( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marak is sent on a quest across his desert planet to find the source of the madness the torments so many of his people, including himself
Invader by C. J Cherryh( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Czech and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a world where human and humanoid settlements exist side by side, peace is shattered by the arrival of a human spaceship, the new arrivals being far less tolerant of humanoids. As rumor of war spreads, the planet's fate is once again in the hands of Ben Cameron, the official go-between for humans and humanoids. By the author of Foreigner
Cyteen by C. J Cherryh( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two friends become trapped in a veil of suspicion in a futuristic cybernetic world
Inheritor by C. J Cherryh( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plight of a man who can see both sides of a problem. He is Ben Cameron of Mospheira, a planet shared by humans and aliens, and he is the only one who speaks both languages. War threatens and as the official go-between Cameron's job is to find a compromise, but how to reconcile people who only talk one language? By the author of Invader
Fortress in the eye of time by C. J Cherryh( Book )
21 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It was a shadow age and a shadow place. Deep in a forest, in a ruined castle, an ancient wizard creates a Shaping, in the form of a young man. The wizard sends the yong man on a journey to right the wrongs of a long-forgotten wizard war, and to call new wars into being
Downbelow station by C. J Cherryh( Book )
39 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The station at Pell's Star, traditionally neutral, holds the key to victory in a struggle between the decaying stellar empire of Earth and the rebel forces of the colonies
Heavy time by C. J Cherryh( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two asteroid miners intercept signals from a derelict spacecraft and find clues to a secret that might change the fate of the world
Explorer by C. J Cherryh( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cherryh's second trilogy set in her Foreigner Universe comes to a thrilling conclusion with "Explorer" where a human delegate trapped in a distant star system faces a dangerous alien ship
Defender by C. J Cherryh( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the second book in Cherryh's second trilogy set in her Foreigner Universe
Precursor by C. J Cherryh( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a planet inhabited by humans and aliens, preparations are underway to resist an invasion from outside. The hero is diplomat Bren Cameron, whose skills as a translator have maintained harmony between humans and aliens
Destroyer by C. J Cherryh( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It has been two years since the starship Phoenix left Alpha Station on a rescue mission to a faraway sector of space where over four thousand human spacers were under attack by a hostile alien race. Now, the Phoenix is almost home, having successfully rescued the stranded colonists through the combined negotiating talents of Bren Cameron-brilliant human paidhi to the atevi court, currently representing Tabini-aiji, the atevi ruler-and of Tabini's grandmother llisidi, the aiji-dowager, a fearsome, wily, and ambitious atevi leader in her own right
Fortress of eagles by C. J Cherryh( Book )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of medieval-style intrigue and warfare in a fantasy land. The land's king wants to marry a woman who is regent in a neighboring kingdom, but his politicians oppose him. He will succeed
Pretender by C. J Cherryh( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exhausted from a two-year rescue mission to a distant sector of space, and with resources strained by four thousand extra mouths to feed, the crew of the starship Phoenix yearns for the luxuries of home. But when the ship makes the final jump into atevi space, they learn the worst: supplies to their home station have been cut off; civil war has broken out on the atevi mainland; the powerful Western Association has been overthrown; and Tabini-aiji is missing and may be dead.--Jacket
Forge of heaven by C. J Cherryh( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A deadly cataclysm threatens the survival of a tiny planet that holds the key to peace between Earth and the alien world Ondat, a situation that is complicated by the arrival of an unexpected ship that could restart the Gene Wars
Deliverer by C. J Cherryh( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While the world of the atevi fragments into two antagonistic political camps, eight-year-old Cajeiri, the heir of Tabini-aiji--and the first atevi to have an understanding of the humans--becomes a target for those who oppose his father's rule
Fortress of owls by C. J Cherryh( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of a swordsman who has been created out of nothing by a magician. As he has been in existence for only a year, Tristen is green in the ways of the world and through his eyes are seen facets of our culture. By the author of Fortress in the Eye of Time
Rider at the gate by C. J Cherryh( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a planet where telepathy exists between humans and animals, a horse kills its woman rider, then uses its telepathy to kill other people. The woman's boyfriend sets out to destroy it
Rusalka by C. J Cherryh( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and Dutch and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by "the folk-tales of pre-Christian Russia," this novel centers around "the Rusalka, the ghost of a murdered girl, still seeking to exist by drawing the energy of life from all nearby living things."
Fortress of ice by C. J Cherryh( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The newly crowned Cefwyn's efforts to rebuild his kingdom are challenged by a sinister force that threatens the land's precarious peace through Cefwyn's own son
 
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Alternative Names
Cherry, Carolyn Janice.
Cherry, Carolyn Janice 1942-
Cherrych, Caroline Janice.
Cherryh, C. J.
Cherryh, Cardyn Janice.
Cherryh, Caroline J. 1942-
Cherryh, Caroline Janice 1942-
Cherryh, Carolyn Janice 1942-
צ׳רי, סי. ג׳יי
チェリイ, C. J
Languages
English (271)
Spanish (7)
French (6)
Czech (6)
German (4)
Polish (4)
Italian (2)
Japanese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Dutch (1)
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