Downbelow Station by C.J. Cherryh

Downbelow Station

The Company Wars #1

C.J. Cherryh

fiction science fiction adventurous slow-paced

526 pages | first published 1981

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Pell's Station, orbiting the alien world simply called Downbelow, had always managed to remain neutral in the ever escalating conflict between The Company, whose fleets from Earth had colonized space, and its increasingly independent and rebelliou...
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Summary of 497 reviews

Moods

adventurous 81%
tense 68%
challenging 43%
dark 31%
emotional 25%
mysterious 12%
hopeful 6%

Pace

slow 56%
medium 25%
fast 18%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Plot: 40% | Character: 10%

Strong character development?

Yes: 64% | No: 21% | It's complicated: 14%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 43% | No: 31% | Yes: 25%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 26% | No: 26%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 61% | It's complicated: 30% | No: 7%

Average rating

3.64

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