Can Captain Joseph Darrow of the spaceship Kestrel commit theft and murder to save the lives of his crew? Is Second Officer Daniel Hoy right, that the ends justify the means? Are there some lines you must not cross?
Can they persuade the Zoan lizard woman Raven to tell them her father’s secret?
Newly qualified Ensign Tabitha Enns steps straight into peril. Can she prove her worth?