Enchantress from the Stars

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Atheneum, 1970 - Juvenile Fiction - 275 pages
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Three civilizations from different planets in widely varying stages of development clash in what could be either a mutually disastrous or beneficial encounter.

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The storytelling in this book is very unique. - Goodreads
Now let me just say, I HATE unhappy endings. - Goodreads
The writing is good though, beautiful. - Goodreads
The plot has similar lofty goals and rocky execution. - Goodreads
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The ending is bittersweet and perfect! - Goodreads

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I really liked the depth of the plot and how well thought out this book was. Read full review

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The storytelling in this book is very unique. It is told as both a science fiction novel, years into the future, where civilizations have advanced beyond our comprehension, and as a fantasy novel ... Read full review


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Sylvia Louise Engdahl is the author of six novels published between 1970 and 1981, of which "Enchantress from the Stars" was the first. It was awarded a Newbery Honor in 1971, and the “ Phoenix Award” in 1990. Ms. Engdahl currently resides in Eugene, Oregon.

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