Foreigner
  • Length:
    21 Books
  • First:
    February 1994
  • Latest:
    September 2020
  • Rating:

Series List in Order

Order Book Genre Date Rating
1 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
2 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
3 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
4 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
5 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
6 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
7 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
8 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
9 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy



10 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
11 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
12 Space Opera / SO 4.5 Buy
13 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
14 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
15 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
16 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
17 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
18 Space Opera / SO 5 Buy
19 Science Fiction / SF 5 Buy
20 Science Fiction / SF 5 Buy
21 Science Fiction / SF 5 Buy

Book Descriptions for series: Foreigner


  • Book - 1

    It had been nearly five centuries since the starship Phoenix, lost in space and desperately searching for the nearest G5 star, had encountered the planet of the atevi. On this alien world, law was kept by the use of registered assassination, alliance...



  • Book - 2

    The second novel in Cherryh’s Foreigner space opera series, a groundbreaking tale of first contact and its consequences…Nearly two centuries after the starship Phoenix disappeared into the heavens, leaving an isolated colony of humans on the wo...



  • Book - 3

    THE RACE FOR SPACE Six months have passed since the reappearance of the starship Phoenix -- six months during which the alien atevi have striven to reconfigure their fledgling space program in a breakneck bid to take their place in the heavens alo...



  • Book - 4

    The fourth novel in Cherryh’s Foreigner space opera series, a groundbreaking tale of first contact and its consequences…Over three years have passed since the reappearance of the starship Phoenix, which two centuries before left an isolated col...



  • Book - 5

    THE POLITICS OF SPACE It has been over two centuries since the starship Phoenix disappeared into space, leaving a colony of humans to fend for themselves on the world of the alien atevi. Since then humans have lived in exile using a single diplom...



  • Book - 6

    CLOSE ENCOUNTERS It has been nearly ten years since the starship Phoenix returned to the abandoned station orbiting the world of the alien atevi. This station, called Alpha, had been deserted for centuries following a rift between a faction of the...



  • Book - 7

    THEIR WORLD AT WAR It has been two years since the starship Phoenix left Alpha Station on a rescue mission to a faraway sector of space where over four thousand human spacers were under attack by a hostile alien race. Now, exhausted from their ...



  • Book - 8

    THE HUMAN TARGET Exhausted from a two-year rescue mission in space, the crew of the starship Phoenix return home to find disaster: civil war has broken out, the powerful Western Association has been overthrown, and Tabini-aiji, its forceful leader...



  • Book - 9

    THE PRODIGY In the aftermath of civil war, the world of the atevi is still perilously unstable. Tabini-aiji, powerful ruler of the Western Association, along with his son and heir, and his human paidhi, Bren Cameron, have returned to their seat of...







  • Book - 10

    First in a brand-new Foreigner trilogy from Hugo Award winning author C. J. Cherryh. Cajeiri is the young son of the powerful leader of the Western Association?and he has become a target for forces bent on destroying his father?s rule. For Cajeiri...



  • Book - 11

    The civil war among the alien Atevi has ended. Tabini-aiji, powerful ruler of the Western Association, along with Cajeiri, his son and heir, has returned to the Bujavid, his seat of power. But factions that remain loyal to the opposition are still pr...



  • Book - 12

    The civil war among the alien atevi has ended. Tabini-aiji, powerful ruler of the Western Association, along with Cajeiri his son and heir, and his human paidhi, Bren Cameron, have returned to the Bujavid, their seat of power. But factions that re...



  • Book - 13

    In the wake of civil war, Bren Cameron, the brilliant human diplomat of the alien atevi civilization, has left the capital and sought refuge at his country estate, Najida. But now he is trapped inside Najida-which has been surrounded by enemies- with...



  • Book - 14

    It's coming up on Cajeiri's birthday. The boy has been promised he can have the young human children he knew from his voyage sent down from the space station for a two week stay. But there's far a darker business going on in the background--a majo...



  • Book - 15

    Civil war on the world of the atevi is finally over. And Cajeiri, son and heir of Tabini-aiji, atevi leader of the dominant Western Association, is about to celebrate his fortunate ninth birthday. Bren Cameron, brilliant human diplomat allied with Ta...



  • Book - 16

    It’s been a year of upheaval, since Bren Cameron’s return from space -- a year when he and the aiji-dowager, one of his most powerful atevi allies, returned home from their two-year interstellar mission to find the government over­thrown and the...



  • Book - 17

    The human and atevi inhabitants of Alpha Station, orbiting the world of the atevi, have picked up a signal from an alien kyo ship telling them that the ship is inbound toward Alpha. Five thousand of the inhabitants of Alpha are human refugees from th...



  • Book - 18

    Alpha Station, orbiting the world of the atevi, has taken aboard five thousand human refugees from a destroyed station in a distant sector of space. With supplies and housing stretched to the breaking point, it is clear that the refugees must be relo...



  • Book - 19

    The nineteenth book in C.J. Cherryh's beloved Foreigner space opera series begins a new era for diplomat Bren Cameron, as he navigates the tenuous peace he has struck between human refugees and the alien atevi. Alpha Station, orbiting the world o...







  • Book - 20

    The Foreigner saga returns to the trials of diplomat Bren Cameron, as he navigates the tenuous peace he has struck between human refugees and the alien atevi. Bren Cameron, diplomat in residence, usually represents the ruler of the atevi state. Bu...



  • Book - 21

    The twenty-first book in the beloved Foreigner saga continues the adventures of diplomat Bren Cameron, advisor to the atevi head of state. The overthrow of the atevi head of state, Tabini-aiji, and the several moves of enemies even since his resto...