Delpha Firenze and her kind live on Creech, untouched by mankind for centuries. She has her own problems and her own enemies, but they are nothing compared to the doom foreshadowing Creech. For meanwhile, Commander Seth and his three NASA shuttles are nearing Creech. Their sensors pick up signs of life. A frown creases Seth’s forehead as he ponders: Who are they? And more importantly, what are they?
‘…and they plunged into the purple darkness.’