STARFLEET CORPS OF ENGINEERS
whilst a Federation international suffers a planet-wide blackout, it is the S.C.E. to the rescue. whereas Commander Gomez and her crack workforce of engineers paintings to assist retain the planet from falling into chaos, the ship's linguist, Bart Faulwell, is given a unique task: locate the Asarion linguist named Jewlan -- who brought on the blackout with what seems to be a weapon in an archaeological dig.
The Asarion humans have a distinct biology that reasons random shifts from male to woman. Faulwell's friendship with Jewlan, and her weigh down on him, is a minor diversion, first and foremost, in particular given the struggles Faulwell is having together with his personal dating. but if Jewlan turns into Jolen, Faulwell unearths himself with a couple of tough choice -- in particular whilst the facility outage worsens and threatens to damage not just Asario, however the da Vinci in addition!