by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Release date: June 2012
Type: speculative fiction
Genres: science fictionspace opera

A Diving Universe Short Novel.

Mae, chief linguist on the Ivoire, heads a diplomatic mission to Ukhanda. Her handling of relations with the Quurzod lead to a battle that causes the Ivoire’s anacapa drive to malfunction, stranding the ship in foldspace. Mae can’t remember what she did wrong on the mission: all she knows is that she’s one of the few survivors.

If she doesn’t recall it, she won’t be able to prevent another disaster when the Ivoire escapes foldspace. If the Ivoire escapes foldspace. Because what no one talks about — and everyone fears — is that the Ivoire is becalmed… forever.

One of the untold stories in Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s award-winning “Diving” universe, “Becalmed” stands alone — yet answers questions long-time readers might have about the history of the Fleet.

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