I forgot who it was, but one of the regulars on this board is a really big
fan of Uhura's Song
and mentioned trying to convince the author to pen another novel. Therin
maybe? I think it was brought up in that thread about past authors I opened ... *steps away to dig it up* ... ah, here: http://www.trekbbs.com/showpost.php?...90&postcount=4
Sadly, Janet Kagan passed away a few years ago, but her non-Trek novel, Mirabile,
is worth reading.