Starstream! In a great diaspora, starships ply the ethereal new highway into the galaxy. But none could have guessed the dangers unleashed by the starstream--including the deadly Throgs. When starship Charity flies into peril, a young Claudi Melnik confronts a threat from beyond space and time. Triumphant sequel to *From a Changeling Star* and a daring journey to the heart of consciousness itself. Named one of the best science fiction novels of the year by Science Fiction Chronicle.