By Andre Norton
In a destiny the place humanity has scattered around the stars and Earth itself is a dimly remembered legend, worlds of near-supernatural strangeness problem brave younger heros. Vere Collis and his buddies have been trapped underground whilst their planet was once attacked, rising to discover antagonistic mutants had taken over the outside. Kilda used to be entrusted with the schooling of 2 teenagers with an "imaginary buddy" - which became out to be neither imaginary nor a pal, and whilst it led the kids via a rift in house time right into a harmful different global, Kilda needed to persist with, figuring out that she was once their in basic terms desire. whole novels of very diverse heroes battling to guard the helpless in worlds which are wondrous, terrifying, and totally alien.
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Why not? Even if I am never able to find that cave again, or if I do, no one is going to be interested in my discovery except myself—but that is enough. Unless you and the children will—" I was. There was no denying the surge of excitement in response to Lugard's story. And if he told the Rovers, there would be no holding them back. Help or hindrance, they would swarm to the Butte. "So, let me get this old pick-rock to working and we're off—" He went to his knees and then lay flat to crawl under the excavator.
He made no sound, and I was certain he was gone, but we cleared a space about him, and Annet quickly unrolled blankets, spreading them out as long as his dust-covered body. Somehow we got him over, face up, on that small easing. His eyes were closed, and there was a dark trickle from the corner of his mouth. I am no medico, my knowledge being only enough to provide first aid in an accident. He had broken bones and, I was sure, internal injuries. Annet had the kit open. Luckily it lay close to the wall against which Lugard would have been safe had he not returned for Dagny.
During the last part I moved in a kind of thick fog, so that when we came to stable footing I collapsed, unable to do more than breathe shallowly. Nor were the other boys any better. Emrys lay limp at the side of the frame; Thad hunched at its other end. I heard a shuffle and then a thin cry of welcome. " Something was pushed into my hands and, when I could not hold it, held then to my mouth. Again I sucked feebly, rather than drank, a hot mouthful of ration. I knew that such emergency food was laced with restoratives, but whether that could get me on my feet again now, I doubted.
Dark Companion (2 Novels: Dark Piper and Dread Companion) by Andre Norton