By David Weber
Hounded into retirement and shame by means of political enemies, reduce to the center by way of the homicide of the guy she enjoyed, and bereft of self belief in herself and her skills, Captain Honor Harrington has retreated to the planet Grayson to absorb her function as Steadholder whereas she attempts to heal her sour wounds.
But the People's Republic of Haven is emerging from defeat to threaten Grayson anew, and the child Grayson military wishes her event desperately. it is a name Honor can't refuse, but whilst she once again accepts the obligation whose demanding situations she fears she will now not meet, robust males who hate and worry the adjustments she's dropped at their global are decided to opposite them. they've got a plan…and for it to be triumphant Honor Harrington needs to die.
Two impossible to resist forces are dashing jointly to overwhelm Grayson among them, and just one woman―uncertain of her services, weary unto loss of life, and marked for murder―stands among her followed planet and its devastation.