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The Pride of Chanur

C. J. Cherryh

The Pride of Chanur

by C. J. Cherryh

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Published by Daw Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementC.J. Cherryh.
The Physical Object
Pagination215 p. ;
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14082492M
ISBN 100413530604
OCLC/WorldCa12448584

  Listen to The Pride of Chanur by C. J. Cherryh. Audiobook narrated by Dina Pearlman. Sign-in to download and listen to this audiobook today! First time visiting Audible? Get this book free when you sign up for a day : Audible Studios. Get this from a library! The Pride of Chanur. [C J Cherryh] -- A human finds refuge on a spaceship operated by catlike beings. A sequel is Chanur's Venture.

The Pride of Chanur is the first book in the Chanur series, about Pyanfar Chanur, a member of a feline species called the hani. She is a ship captain that commands The Pride of Chanur, a ship owned by the Chanur family. The Pride of Chanur is docked at Meetpoint Station when they /5(28). About the Book. When Tully, a fugitive from a spaceship captured by the arrogant, insect-like Kif, takes refuge on the Pride of Chanur, a merchant vessel belonging to a clan of the lion-like Hani, Pyanfar, its captain, gives him shelter, in spite of all the dangers she and her crew will face.

  The Pride of Chanur is a book that can be read in one or two sittings. Into that pages, though, Cherryh has crammed more characters and universe-building than seems possible. It also serves as a perfect introduction to the huge catalogue (nearly seventy novels and counting). The Chanur novels is a series of five science fiction novels (forming three separate stories) written by science fiction and fantasy author C. J. Cherryh and published by DAW Books between and The first novel in the series is The Pride of Chanur (), which was nominated for the Hugo Award for Best Novel in This was followed by the Chanur's Venture trilogy, Chanur's Venture.


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One of those books was The Pride of Chanur, by C.J. Cherryh. I was enthralled. It was one of the first books I'd read with non-human characters playing a major role, and I was drawn in by Ms. Cherryh's masterful description of the various alien species' cultures, and the interplay between them/5().

The first volume of the Chanur saga, set in the Alliance-Union universe, featuring the alien crew of spaceship The Pride of Chanur and the human one at Meetpoint Station had ever seen a creature like the Outsider.

Naked-hided, blunt toothed and blunt-fingered, Tully Brand: DAW. Pyanfar Chanur is the captain of The Pride of Chanur, an interstellar trading ship of the hani, a leonine species. While at Meetpoint station a strange creature attempts to board The Pride, clearly fleeing from kif, a sinister species also docked at Meetpoint/5.

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The five books together are a tour de force, but this first book, Pride of Chanur (punning on "pride," the emotion, and pride as in a pride of lions--the Hani are very lion-like) is one of the all-time great enjoyable works of science fiction.

21 people found this helpful/5(4). The five books together are a tour de force, but this first book, Pride of Chanur (punning on "pride," the emotion, and pride as in a pride of lions--the Hani are very lion-like) is one of the all-time great enjoyable works of science fiction.

21 people found this helpful. The Pride of Chanur book Also known as Compact Space The Pride of Chanur (Chanur #1), Chanur's Venture (Chanur #2), The Kif Strike Back (Chanur, #3), Chanur's Homecoming (Chanu.

The Pride of Chanur by C. Cherryh,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). A Cherryh book is worth the money. The Pride of Chanur is filled with tension and a fast paced multi-faceted storyline. The characters are great and the protagonist is a grumpy spacefaring ship's captain with a nostalgic affection for her planet-bound family and a deep-seated affection for her space-faring crew based on trust and experience /5(83).

The Chanur series consists of five novels, beginning with The Pride of Chanur (published in ) and ending with Chanur’s Legacy (published in ). The first and final novels in the series are standalone novels, while the middle three (Chanur’s Venture, The Kif Strike Back & Chanur’s Homecoming) must be read sequentially.

Listen to the complete Chanur book series. As always, downloaded books are yours to keep. Your first book is Free with Trial!5/5(8). The next three books (Chanur's Venture, The Kif Strike Back, and Chanur's Homecoming) together tell a second story about Pyanfar and her fifth book in the series, Chanur's Legacy, tells a third story all in one volume.

The five books together are a tour de force, but this first book, Pride of Chanur (punning on "pride," the emotion. The Pride of Chanur - Ebook written by C. Cherryh. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Pride of Chanur/5(18).

The Pride of Chanur is the initial standalone book, telling the story of Tully's arrival on the ship and its aftermath. Advertisement: Chanur's Venture, The Kif Strike Back, and Chanur's Homecoming form a trilogy taking place after the first book, dealing with political changes to the Compact.

Buy a cheap copy of The Pride of Chanur book by C.J. Cherryh. No one at Meetpoint Station had ever seen a creature like the Outsider. Naked-hided, blunt toothed and blunt-fingered, Tully was the sole surviving member of his Free shipping over $/5(5).

Novel-novel The Chanur adalah sebuah serial lima novel fiksi ilmiah, yang membentuk tiga cerita terpisah, yang ditulis oleh pengarang Amerika C.

Cherryh dan diterbitkan oleh DAW Books antara dan Novel pertama dalam serial tersebut adalah The Pride of Chanur (), yang dinominasikan untuk Penghargaan Hugo dan Penghargaan Locus pada The Pride of Chanur. The Pride of Chanur Publisher's Summary No one at Meetpoint Station had ever seen a creature like the Outsider.

Naked-hided, blunt toothed and blunt-fingered, Tully was the sole surviving member of his company -- a communicative, spacefaring species hitherto unknown -- and he was a prisoner of his discoverer/captors the sadistic, treacherous. The Pride of Chanur; Chanur, Book 1 By: C.

Cherryh In the sequel to Pride of Chanur, Tully returns, and brings with him a priceless trade contract with human space - a contract that could mean vast power, riches, and a mess of trouble for Pyanfar Chanur.

In this sequel to The Pride of Chanur, Pyanfar Chanur and her human companion, Tully, must sensitive complex interstellar politics without getting caught in an all-out war. Two years after the events of the previous book, Pyanfar returns to Meetpoint Station with the hani spaceship The Pride of Chanur to find her comrades Goldtooth and Tully.

Buy Pride of Chanur paperback / softback by Cherryh, C. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The Pride of Chanur Knnn ships observe no lane regulations or instructions, and no one is about to challenge them on the point.

It is suspected in some quarters that the knnn may have been the origin of much of the technology of the Compact.The Chanur book series by C.J.

Cherryh includes books The Pride of Chanur, Chanur's Venture, The Kif Strike Back, and several more. See the complete Chanur series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.Praise. Praise for the Chanur novels: “Furiously paced action intricate, interesting, precarious alien politics.”—Publishers Weekly “Like the other Chanur novels, Chanur’s Legacy is a lively tale of swashbuckling capitalism in space This new series offers good reading and genuine fun.”—Locus “Cherryh has given us an alien psychology story, and she has done a grand job.