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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User Review  - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing

Ten to fifteen years after reading this book, I still remember the scene in which the anthropologist-from-the-stars gives the woodcutter-who-believes-in-magic orange soda, and he's like "magic elixer ... Read full review

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User Review  - AltheaAnn - LibraryThing

I wasn't aware when I ordered this book that it was a YA selection... now, I pretty often read books that have been marketed toward teens - but I have this perception of two types of teen books (or ... Read full review

Contents

The Task
53
The Light
68
The
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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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