Derelict for Trade

by Andre Norton, Sherwood Smith
Derelict for Trade (Solar Queen #6) - Andre Norton, Sherwood Smith N/A

Grand Adventure on the High Frontier...

The Solar Queen is in real trouble. They've just saved thousands of lives in a near disaster and are on the way to cash in on their newfound hero status with some profitable trade. But when they drop out of hyperspace and slmost crash into a deserted ship, it's all they can do not to become a wreck like the one they've stumbled across. Luckily, the derelict Starvenger has just enough fuel to get both ships to the nearest port, a space habitat that is home to humans two other races. Unfortunately, when they attempt to file for scavenger rights, a croked syndicate of bureaucrats takes an interest and threatens to scuttle Captain Jellico's crew and their claim to the derelict.

What started out as a lucky stop at the habitat turns into a series of treacherous misadventures, as an alien stowaway, a gang of intergalactic spacejackers, and an ultraviolent clan of aliens threaten to make this journey the Solar Queen's final run.


Category: Science Fiction

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Release date 1997
Details updated August 30, 2022

Solar Queen :: Series

Series contains 7 primary works and has 8 total works.

Sargasso of Space (Solar Queen #1) N/A
Plague Ship (Solar Queen #2) N/A
Voodoo Planet (Solar Queen #3) N/A
Postmarked the Stars (Solar Queen #4) N/A
Redline the Stars (Solar Queen #5) N/A
Derelict for Trade (Solar Queen #6) N/A
A Mind for Trade (Solar Queen #7) N/A
The Solar Queen N/A