Telhassium was the key to the stardrive; the stardrive was the key to the Federation; the Federation controlled the Galaxy. But telhassium was found only on Cinder. And there was a plot afoot to hijack that godforsaken planet. Only  team of dedicated psions could prevent a truly cosmic disaster. That team would not be complete without Ct, and Cat wanted no part of it! A new breed of humanity will be pitted against the age-old vices of hatred, greed and lust for power, with one added extra Рthe enigmatic, telepathic Hydrans, the only race among the stars to challenge mankind, whose defeat has left them with one last chance of revenge РPSION.