About the Book
On the planet Jhanya, the destruction of a space station is blamed on a revolutionary named Hequa. When Hequa flees Jhanya for Earth, Lika the assassin is sent after him. On Earth, Lika pursues her target while learning to navigate the new planet's strange customs. She eventually makes some friends, finds a job washing dishes, and comes to realize that she may have been lied to by her government.