Turning Point (Sholan Alliance #1) - Lisanne Norman

CUT OFF FROM EARTH by alien conquerors, the human colony on Keiss was slowly building an underground resistance movement to stand against the Valtegan invaders. But for many of the colonists, it was already too late.

Her twin sister Elise captured by Valtegan soldiers, Carrie, telepathically and empathically linked with Elise, experienced all the pain and terror that her sister was suffering. Only her twin's death freed Carrie from torment, though it also left her completely alone in her own mind for the first time in her life. But this mental void was unexpectedly filled when Kusac, a felinoid crewman of a crashed starship, touched her thoughts. Drawn to him by their shared Talent, Carrie hid the injured Kusac from the Valtegans, and in so doing found a friend and an invaluable ally.

Yet though the trust and understanding between Carrie and Kusac was soon unshakable, it would prove far more difficult to convince each of their races that their only hope of overthrowing the Valtegans was to band together against the common foe. And even for no one on any of the settled worlds had yet found a way to defeat this warrior race ready to lay waste to any civilization they could not conquer.

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Release date: 1993
Genres: science fictionspace opera
Average rating: 8.00/10
Total ratings: 1
Updated: April 04, 2017

Sholan Alliance :: Series

Turning Point (Sholan Alliance #1)
Fortune's Wheel (Sholan Alliance #2)
Fire Margins (Sholan Alliance #3)
Razor's Edge (Sholan Alliance #4)
Dark Nadir (Sholan Alliance #5)
Stronghold Rising (Sholan Alliance #6)
Between Darkness and Light (Sholan Alliance #7)
Shades of Gray (Sholan Alliance #8)
Circle's End (Sholan Alliance #9)

Reviews

8/10 |
September 05, 2018
First book in a great series. It's a bit rough as it is her first book and just starting to flesh out the world's but over all is a good read. If you like space operas and cats you should read it. I've read it numerous times over the years and it ...