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Enchantress from the stars.

Sylvia Engdahl

Enchantress from the stars.

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction

  • About the Edition

    Three civilizations from different planets in widely varying stages of development clash in what could be either a mutually disastrous or beneficial encounter.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDrawings by Rodney Shackell.
    ContributionsShackell, Rodney.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination275 p.
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13582855M
    LC Control Number74098609
    OCLC/WorldCa73908


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In the Prologue, mission on Andracia accomplished, Elana asks (herself) question after incomprehensible question in the course of introducing a report to a ""cousin"" considering applying to ""the Academy"" but she's ""been asked to cover the Andracians' and the Imperials' viewpoints as well as her own reactions."" Befuddled, one effaces all but her success in the.

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It also comes with a companion novel, The Far Side of Evil. See the FAQ by the author. The story is told from three perspectives, that of Elana retelling her side of the story as a letter to a cousin, that of a fairy tale where Georyn sets out to slay a dragon (really an Imperial.

Enchantress from the Stars has three distinct narrative perspectives, corresponding to the “three peoples of different levels of advancement,” that feature in the novel. In the book’s Preface, Engdahl asserts that whether any of the three differing peoples “are our ancestors or our descendants is not really very important,” leaving.

Enchantress from the Stars. A YA novel for readers age 12 and older. A Newbery Honor Book Winner of the Phoenix Award, given by the Children's Literature Association "from the perspective of time.". A Newbery Honor Book and a Book Sense 76 Selection, Enchantress from the Stars is a science fiction classic.

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Enchantress from the Stars was originally published as a children's book, and thereby failed to gain the more widespread recognition it so manifestly deserved; it received a Newbery Honor in and the Phoenix Award inbut has generally been ignored in sf/fantasy circles.

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First published inwhen it was named a Newbery Honor Book, Enchantress from the Stars remains a fresh and accessible work of science fiction more than 30 years later. "Enchantress from the Stars" stands among the few dozen on two special shelves of books that are set apart from the rest as being especially precious.

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Critical acclaim for Enchantress from the Stars: A Newbery Honor Book A Junior Library Guild selection An ALA Notable pick Winner of the Phoenix Award Finalist for the Book Sense Book of the Year Award.

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Book Summary Precocious Elana cannot wait till she's old enough to visit a Youngling planet and see how a society exists in its early stages. One day she decides to hide herself as a stowaway on her father's spaceship and arrives in a world that is very different from her own.

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Enchantress from the Stars by Sylvia Engdahl is a science fiction novel about the protagonist, Elana, who is sent on a mission to Andrecia, another .Enchantress from the Stars. Written by: Sylvia Engdahl Read By: Jennifer Ikeda.In the prologue of Enchantress from the Stars, why does Elana say that there might be "distortions in [her] favor"?

1) She wants her reader to know that she did a really good job. 2) She isn't sure why there will be distortions in her favor. 3) She is objectively describing how others may have viewed her.

4) She is trying to impress her reader.