Dark and Far: The Quest for the Seed of Life by Christopher Johnson
A young boy is plunged into a world of magic and wonder as he attempts to cope with the loss of his father. With his friends at his side and a two sided teacher, Anubus must traverse the galaxy to find the legendary seed of life. If he and his friends fail, they face the ultimate price, death. Explore distant sand worlds, space pirates and evil dark overlords in this magical book of adventure.
Magical battles, mystery and self-discovery lay ahead for Anubus, Bob and Kimi as they discover the truth behind the way the universe really works. With the use of magic suits, the friends stumble through the galaxy haphazardly in hopes of discovering not only the seed of life but also a way home. This is what happens when your guide on a field trip ends up being an alien.