Young Lydee had always known this strange comet-world to be Home. She had always felt the presence and control of the omnipresent Homesmind, an intelligence force that guides the fate of her world and the people in it. Struggling with her future, Lydee discovers the destiny she is meant for--the fate she will fulfill within her community. And it frightens her.... She will act as a bridge between her comet Home and her species' native Earth. She is disgusted by her primitive ancestors on that planet, but knows that she now has a mission in life to complete. But will the Earthlings welcome her? Or is this a journey through grave danger? Lydee hopes that she will live to fulfill her destiny....
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Book Description HarperCollins, 1984. Book Condition: Very Good. N/A. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP74397031
Book Description HarperCollins Canada / Other. Library Binding. Book Condition: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Bookseller Inventory # G0060251972I5N10
Book Description Harpercollins, 1984. Library Binding. Book Condition: Used: Good. Ex-Library with all expected markings and inclusions.Has a small amount of shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # 160208022
Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97800602519703.0
Book Description Harper & Row, Many, 1984. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Cover Art (illustrator). 1st. X-Library with normal flaws.The hard cover and the jacket has light shelf wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Back. Bookseller Inventory # SF 01877
Book Description Harpercollins, 1984. Library Binding. Book Condition: Used: Good. Ex-Library with all expected markings and inclusions.Has a small amount of shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # 160303032
Book Description Harpercollins 1984-04-01, 1984. Library Binding. Book Condition: Good. 0. 0060251972 Ex-library book with usual markings. Clean text. SATISF GNTD + SHIPS W/IN 24 HRS. Sorry, no APO deliveries. Ships in a padded envelope with free tracking. T15G g. Bookseller Inventory # 800169685
Book Description Harper & Row, Publishers ., New York, Cambridge, Philadelphia, San Francisco, London, Mexico City, Sao Paulo, Sydney, 1984. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Second book of the Watchstar trilogy, preceded by WATCHSTAR (1980) and followed by HOMESMIND (1984). "The heroines of the Watchstar trilogy . live on a far future Earth inhabited by technologically primitive villagers who possess telepathic and telekinetic powers. Daiya, Lydee, and Anra question the conservative world views of their culture and seek to discover the secrets of their world and of the Comet Dwellers, the descendants of humans who long ago left Earth. The fate of the planet is in the hands of these young visionaries." - Thomas J. Morrissey, Watson and Schellinger (editors), Twentieth-Century Science-Fiction Writers, third edition, p. 690. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#106208). Bookseller Inventory # 106208
Book Description Harper & Row, New York, 1984. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +. First Edition, First Impression. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 275pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Plain orange boards undamaged. Leaves unmarked. Art-illustrated (Bob Walters. 1984) loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Science Fiction for young adults (suggested reading age on flap: 11-14) features Lydee, a young girl living on a comet world who is assigned the task of returning to her home planet Earth to act as a 'bridge' between the two very different cultures . . . Book weight approx. 562g. Bookseller Inventory # 007099