• The Radiant Seas

    The Radiant Seas

    The Radiant Seas

    Catherine Asaro

    Living in exile on a deserted planet, sauscony and jaibriol, each the heir to an interstellar empire, become entangled in the machinations of the skolian empire. interstellar war erupts and jaibriol is snatched away to be the unwilling ruler of the highton aristos. sauscony must lead an invading space fleet to rescue him from his own empire-without revealing that they are married. with much of interstellar civilization poised on the brink of destruction, it is the devotion of these two lovers, their sacrifices, and their heroism, that might just forge

    Book 4
  • Skyfall

    Skyfall

    Skyfall

    Catherine Asaro

    Skyfall goes back to the very roots of skolia, showing how a chance meeting on a backwater planet forges a vast interstellar empire. eldrinson, a provincial ruler on a primitive planet, is plagued by inner demons. but when he meets roca, a beautiful and mysterious woman from the stars, he whisks her away to his mountain retreat, inadvertently starting a great interstellar war, and birthing the next generation of rulers for the skolian empire.

    Book 9
  • Schism

    Schism

    Schism

    Catherine Asaro

    In 2002, catherine asaro won the nebula award for the quantum rose, the sixth novel in her saga of the skolian empire. this very same novel was also named best sf novel by the romantic times. schism: part one of triad is the tenth novel in this multiple award-winning series, and represents an excellent entry point into the series.for schism harkens back to the early years of the skolian empire, back to the beginning of the war between skolia and the euban traders. twenty-three years have passed since the fateful

    Book 10
  • Carnelians

    Carnelians

    Carnelians

    Catherine Asaro

    The leaders of the eubian empire and skolian imperialate have survived political intrigue, military coups and murder attempts as they worked to forge a peace treaty between their two empires. now comes the hard part--making the treaty a reality.assassins are poised on both sides. their mission: eliminate the leaders for the "crime" of striving to end half a millennia of hatred between empires. and as the main players in the peace process attempt to navigate the byzantine convolutions surrounding the negotiations, an explosive pop anthem, carnelians finale, sweeps across three

    Book 14