Last Call for Sector 9G
Last Call for Sector 9G is a science fiction novella by Leigh Brackett.
Out there in the green star system; far beyond the confining grip of the Federation, moved the feared Bitter Star, for a thousand frigid years the dark and sinister manipulator of war-weary planets.
Last Call for Sector 9G was first published in Planet Stories in 1955. 21,000 words, reading time approximately 2 hours and 20 min.
Leigh Douglass Brackett(1915-1978) was an American author, particularly of science fiction, and has been referred to as the Queen of Space Opera. She was also a screenwriter, known for her work on such films as The Big Sleep(1946), Rio Bravo(1959) and The Long Goodbye(1973). She was the first woman shortlisted for the Hugo Award.