Back before Moonfur was even a twinkle in her mother’s eye… her mother and aunt, Coli-nfaran and Klarin-yal, had problems of their own. After the death of their uncle, the clanship’s captain, a hot-headed male has taken the leadership — and seeks to make the merchant ship a privateer! The sisters must leave the ship and find a way to raise enough money to buy it out from under “Captain Fat-head” — but why is this medical research job so well-paying? It can’t be that easy, can it?

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