Enchantress from the Stars Author:Sylvia Engdahl To Georyn of the planet Andrecia, Elana was an Enchantress from the stars who had come down to help him destroy the dragon that was devestating his land. To Jarel of the Imerial Forces, Elana was a mystery and finally a secret he might have to give his life to keep. To Elana herself, there was no mystery and no enchantment about her. She was som... more »ply a student at the Federation's Anthropological center, tudying to become an agent who would one day seek out Youngling civilizations of the kind that both Georyn, at the medeval stage, and Jarel, at an imperial starship stage, represented, and learn about them.
Elana was not supposed to be on Andrecia. It was a series of mischances that had made her one of the team of three who were trying to save Georyn's people from the Imperial forces, which came from another planet. The three were hampered in their work because they could not reveal themselves, use all their powers, or work on the invaders except through natives of Andrecia. The work was not helped- or was it? - by Elana's discovery that Younglings really were people and that one could have true feelings for them.« less