THE LONG-AWAITED SEQUEL TO THE BEST SELLING STARS AT WAR SERIES Take a Stand Against the Alien Menace! A Hero Reborn! An implacable foe with telepathic cohesion in battle, near-immortality, and eons-advanced engineering skills threatens to wipe humanity from the galaxy. Their one weakness No FTL. But that won't last long. Now a hard-bitten and brilliant admiral, his brain plucked from cryo and fitted to a new body, must put aside a generation of differences and join with his greatest foe to face the alien ravagers. For when human existence is on the line, we need all the heroes we can get—even if we have to bring them back from the dead! Steve White, Vietnam vet, long-time David Weber collaborator and co-author, with Weber, of the New York Times best-seller The Shiva Option, joins with martial arts expert and popular fantasy writer Shirley Meier to carve another notch in White and Weber's "Starfire— adventure saga! "[Leaves] the reader both exhilarated and enriched." —Publishers Weekly on David Weber and Steve White's The Shiva Option.