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Cherryh, C. J.

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Works: 377 works in 1,052 publications in 5 languages and 57,933 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3553.H358, 813.54
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Foreigner : a novel of first contact by C. J Cherryh( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,639 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 )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,388 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 1996 in English and held by 1,252 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 )
19 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
Two friends become trapped in a veil of suspicion in a futuristic cybernetic world
Fortress in the eye of time by C. J Cherryh( Book )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,214 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
Inheritor by C. J Cherryh( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,212 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
Explorer by C. J Cherryh( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,177 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 )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
This is the second book in Cherryh's second trilogy set in her Foreigner Universe
Destroyer by C. J Cherryh( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,155 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 )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,153 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
Forge of heaven by C. J Cherryh( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,149 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
Precursor by C. J Cherryh( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,147 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
Rider at the gate by C. J Cherryh( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,135 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
Fortress of owls by C. J Cherryh( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 1,127 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
Pretender by C. J Cherryh( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,116 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
Deliverer by C. J Cherryh( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,108 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
Heavy time by C. J Cherryh( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 1,102 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
Fortress of ice by C. J Cherryh( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,098 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
Rusalka by C. J Cherryh( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and Dutch and held by 1,096 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 dragons by C. J Cherryh( Book )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
Long after the Shaping Tristen turns back an evil sorcery and places his friend Cefwyn on the throne, Cefwyn is once again threatened by the forces of evil, a situation that brings Tristen unexpected challenges
 
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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- Wirklicher Name
Cherryh, Carolyn Janice, 1942-
צ׳רי, סי. ג׳יי
チェリイ, C. J
Languages
English (229)
German (4)
French (2)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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