By C. J. Cherryh
The 12th novel in Cherryh’s Foreigner space opera sequence, a groundbreaking tale of first touch and its consequences…
In the wake of civil struggle, Bren Cameron, the bright human diplomat of the alien atevi civilization, has left the capital and sought shelter at his state property, Najida. yet now he's trapped within Najida—which has been surrounded by means of enemies—with Ilisidi, the strong grandmother of his best friend, Tabini-aiji, atevi leader of the Western organization. yet Ilisidi, the wily and unsafe aiji-dowager, isn't really prone to be passive, and in a brazen maneuver sends Bren into enemy territory, to the palace of Machigi, the chief of the rebels.
Bren's venture is to barter with Machigi—a young atevi lord who hasn't ever truly visible a human—and one way or the other convince him to stop his antagonistic activities opposed to the West. Bren is aware that the autocratic Machigi principles a fractious extended family, and that his hospitality isn't really assured. Bren's genius for negotiation let him to make a bold exchange supply to Machigi—one that turns out to curiosity the younger warlord. yet Machigi is suspicious of Ilisidi's causes, and, to Bren's utter surprise, conjures up an old legislation that jeopardizes Bren's lifestyles. Can Bren remain alive and never alienate Ilisidi or Tabini, whereas additionally representing the pursuits in their enemy?
The long-running Foreigner sequence is additionally loved by way of extra informal style readers in sub-trilogy installments. Betrayer is the 12th Foreigner novel, and the third booklet within the fourth subtrilogy.
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Betrayer (Foreigner series Book 12) by C. J. Cherryh