Worlds of honor


The Stray
What Price Dreams?
Queen's Gambit
The Hard Way Home
Deck Load Strike

This article is about the short story. For the titular treecat character, see True Stalker.

"The Stray", written by Linda Evans, is the first short story in the second Honorverse anthology Worlds of Honor, first published in 1999.

Timeframe: 1520 PD

Plot Edit

Sphinxian physisian Dr. Scott MacDallan and his treecat Fisher encounter a starving and dehydrated treecat named True Stalker, whose person has been killed in the crash of a sabotaged aircar. MacDallan investigates and soon discovers that Dr. Muriel Ubel, chief scientist of BioNeering, the company the dead pilot worked for, as she tries to cover up the consequences of her illegal actions in the forests of Sphinx.

Background Edit

The novel A Beautiful Friendship reveals that the events of this short story take place in early 1520 PD.

References Edit

Characters Edit

Gifford Bede | Wylie Bishop | Clear Singer | Arvin Erhardt | Fisher | Orrin Garvey | Sanura Hobbard | Irina Kisaevna | Marcus Keegan | Scott MacDallan | MacChait | Pol Rafferty | True Stalker | Muriel Ubel | Nick Vollney | Conrad Warren | Aleksandr Zivonik | Evelina Zivonik | Karl Zivonik | Larisa Zivonik | Lev Zivonik | Nadia Zivonik | Song Crooner | Stasya Zivonik

Planets Edit

Nations Edit

Other Edit

Aircar | BioNeering | Treecat

Main Honor Harrington series
HH1 On Basilisk Station HH9 Ashes of Victory
HH2 The Honor of the Queen HH10 War of Honor
HH3 The Short Victorious War HH11 At All Costs
HH4 Field of Dishonor HH12 Mission of Honor
HH5 Flag in Exile HH13 A Rising Thunder
HH6 Honor Among Enemies HH14 Uncompromising Honor
HH7 In Enemy Hands
HH8 Echoes of Honor
Spin off Series
Crown of Slaves Saganami Island
CS1 Crown of Slaves SI1 The Shadow of Saganami
CS2 Torch of Freedom SI2 Storm from the Shadows
CS3 Cauldron of Ghosts SI3 Shadow of Freedom
SI4 Shadow of Victory
Star Kingdom Manticore Ascendant
SK1 A Beautiful Friendship MA1 A Call to Duty
SK2 Fire Season MA2 A Call to Arms
SK3 Treecat Wars MA3 A Call to Vengeance
HHA1 More Than Honor HHA4 The Service of the Sword
HHA2 Worlds of Honor HHA5 In Fire Forged
HHA3 Changer of Worlds HHA6 Beginnings
Tales of Honor Comic Series
TOH1 Tales of Honor #1 TOH4 Tales of Honor #4
TOH2 Tales of Honor #2 TOH5 Tales of Honor #5
TOH3 Tales of Honor #3 TOHV1 Tales of Honor Vol 1