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    • Enchantress from the Stars

    • By: Sylvia Engdahl
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Ikeda
    • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 74
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 56

    A Newbery Honor Book and a Book Sense 76 Selection, Enchantress from the Stars is a science-fiction classic. Three alien races meet on the small green world of Andrecia. The Imperial Exploration Corps wants to claim the planet for its own, but the Anthropological Service stands in the way. And when young Elana makes contact with native Georyn, a love story exploring the very depths of human emotion unfolds.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Modern Despite it's Age

    • By Staaj on 01-01-12

    Regular price: $27.97

    • This Star Shall Abide

    • Children of the Star Trilogy, Book 1
    • By: Sylvia Engdahl
    • Narrated by: Robert Wallace
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Noren knew that his world was not as it should be - it was wrong that only the Scholars, and their representatives the Technicians, could use metal tools and Machines. It was wrong that only they had access to the mysterious City, which he had always longed to enter. Above all, it was wrong for the Scholars to have sole power over the distribution of knowledge. The High Law imposed these restrictions and many others, though the Prophecy promised that someday knowledge and Machines would be available to everyone.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great classic YA book poorly performed

    • By Elisa on 08-14-15

    Regular price: $19.95