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The keeper of the Isis Light

Monica Hughes

The keeper of the Isis Light

by Monica Hughes

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Published by Magnet in (London) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Hamilton Children"s, 1980.

StatementMonica Hughes.
The Physical Object
Pagination136p. ;
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22324185M
ISBN 100416210309

  The Keeper of ISIS Light by Monica Hughes Sixteen-year-old Olwen, who lives alone on the planet Isis with her faithful robot, falls tragically in love with an arrival from earth who is unaware that her natural form has been hidden in a human-like space suit. Monica Hughes’s The Isis Trilogy began with the publication of The Keeper of the Isis Light, continued in with The Guardian of Isis, and ended in with The Isis Pedlar. The trilogy chronicles the life story of Olwen Pendennis on the planet Isis, from age sixteen to old age and death. Olwen was orphaned as a baby on the planetFile Size: 29KB.

Keeper of the Isis Light Book Review by Lakeview LRC. Usage Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works Topics Keeper of the Isis Light, Book Review, Lakeview LRC. Book Review for the Lakeview LRC blog. Addeddate Identifier KeeperOfTheIsisLightBookReview. plus . ’s The Keeper of the Isis Light is the first volume in Monica Hughes’ Isis Trilogy. Olwen Pendennis has been the keeper of the Isis FTL beacon ever since she was an infant, an infant orphaned by calamity on distant Isis. For her, life with no human companions is perfectly normal. After all, she has her wise robot Guardian to advise and keep watch over her, her amiable but formidable.

The positive reviews encouraged me to read this book. I must say I was pleasantly surprised. It was a fascinating sci-fi adventure that kept me intrigued in the absence of laser gun fights and explosions. There is something very unique about the Keeper of The Isis Light and her world/5(11). Book recommendations for people who like The Keeper Of The Isis Light by Monica Hughes. Register for free to build your own book lists. Books. Quotes. Blog. Sign In. .


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The Keeper of the Isis Light isn’t just for teenagers, even though the protagonist is a young girl. Anyone who remembers their childhood fondly in contrast to the hurts of adulthood will be moved by Olwen’s journey.

Anyone who remembers the /5(22). Rereading The Keeper of the Isis Light (20 years later) I was similarly intrigued by the story. This book has a few I first read this in 7th grade and was truly fascinated by the story of the girl Olwen living alone on a planet with her robot keeper/5.

"The Keeper of the Isis Light" is a little different than partly because the main character spends much of the book in a complete fog about her life, her capabilities, and who she truly is. The book is as much about overcoming the prejudices of others as it is about the meaning of happiness and its importance/5(22).

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The Guardian of Isis is a young adult novel by Monica Hughes, and is the sequel to The Keeper of the Isis story takes place on the fictional world of Isis. It is set 55 years after the first book, and now two more generations have been : Monica Hughes. The Keeper of the Isis Light is an exploration of technology, of prejudice, of humanity, of emotions.

The “actual” humans in the colony are compared to the “not exactly” humans up on the. "The Keeper of the Isis Light" is a little different than partly because the main character spends much of the book in a complete fog about her life, her capabilities, and who she truly is.

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Publish your book with B&: Atheneum Books for Young Readers. Olwen Pendennis is the Keeper of the Isis Light.

She and her companion, Guardian, have lived alone on the planet Isis since the death of her parents. But then a group of colonists arrives on Isis from Earth, settling in the valleys – the only places where they can breathe and not be harmed by the planet’s harsh sun.

Olwen fears these new inhabitants may ruin her world forever, and at first /5(5). The Keeper of the Isis Light by Monica Hughes Posted by Amy on Oct 3, in Alberta, Book Reviews | 0 comments Summary: On a planet named Isis, Olwen and her Guardian preserve the Isis light, a satellite connection to Earth.

"The Keeper of the Isis Light" is a little different than partly because the main character spends much of the book in a complete fog about her life, her capabilities, and who she truly is. The book is as much about overcoming the prejudices of others as it is about the meaning of happiness and its importance/5(16).

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Its of that breed of 80s and 90s YA sci-fi that reads quickly and. Find books like The Keeper of the Isis Light (Isis, #1) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Keeper of the Isis. The Keeper of the Isis Light A Magnet book Book 1 of Isis Trilogy: Author: Monica Hughes: Edition: reprint: Publisher: Methuen Children's Books, ISBN:Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan/5(5).

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Read an excerpt | Author interviews. The Keeper of the Isis Light Summary. Olwen Pendennis and her Guardian live in splendid isolation on the planet Isis of the star Ra, maintaining the beacon which announces the presence of this habitable planet to any space travelers, till the day of Olwen's tenth birthday.

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Read book reviews & excerpts, watch author videos & ed on: Novem  !Book ♶ The Keeper of the Isis Light (Isis, #1) ⚖ It Was Her Tenth Birthday On Isis By Earth Years, She Would Be Sixteen But Olwen Pendennis Had Never Been To Earth She Had Been Born On Isis And Since Her Parents Death, She Had Lived There Alone, Manning The Isis Light A Lighthouse In Space Designed To Aid Ships, And To Bring Settlers From Earth And Now, On The Day Of Her .