Alliance by Valerie Gaumont
Series: The Channel Riders, Book Three.
Approx. 94,640 words.
Published on December 15, 2011.
Elena finally has her store open, an earthside business selling repackaged off world goods. The Council, has granted her trading rights on the newly opened planet, RJ457. Things are looking good for her, but success brings it's own trouble as Elena has to navagate a minefield of allainces and agreements. Can she keep her people safe while being pushed closer to a Council seat of her own?