Captain Genys Arroyan has a problem with her shiny new command -
While the Defender is in spacedock, getting upgrades, Genys has to deal with mind-
Then she finds out that the insectoid Hivers have a taste for the brains of the children of her crew. Falling through a Chute to another galaxy might turn out to be a good thing, even if dangerous.
A rescue mission turns into a battle to save a race of miniature dragons from genocide. They might just be sentient -
The misfit luck of the AFV Defender might finally be running out.
From Ye Olde Dragon Books.