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The Dragonriders Of Pern

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Author: Anne McCaffrey
Publisher: Pern: The Dragonriders of Pern
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Size: 77.39 MB
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Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 750
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The Dragonriders Of Pern

by Anne McCaffrey, The Dragonriders Of Pern Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Dragonriders Of Pern books, This volume includes the first three books in the popular science-fiction Dragonriders of Pern series: Dragonflight, Dragonquest, and The White Dragon.


Dragon S Kin

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Author: Anne McCaffrey
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 9780345461988
Size: 51.30 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 292
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Dragon S Kin

by Anne McCaffrey, Dragon S Kin Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Dragon S Kin books, The dragonriders explore the capabilities of the dragons' distant cousins, the watch-whers, a discovery that enables them to save more lives in their ongoing fight with Thread.


The Chronicles Of Pern First Fall

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Author: Anne McCaffrey
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448127998
Size: 10.48 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 288
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The Chronicles Of Pern First Fall

by Anne McCaffrey, The Chronicles Of Pern First Fall Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Chronicles Of Pern First Fall books, Here are five gripping episodes of early Pern -- from the very first space survey recommending colonisation, to the last, where the early world, its young dragon culture undetected, is condemned to be isolated in space. Here is the saga of the mass evacuation from the volcanic southern continent, an entire group of people moved across the dangerous seas, guarded and guided by a flotilla of dolphins. Here, too, is the story of the creation of Ruatha Hold -- a mammoth undertaking in the early days of Pern. And here is one of the most fascinating dragon tales ever written by Anne McCaffrey, when Fort Weyr was the only weyr, and when dragonriders and dragons were overcrowded to danger point. As the news broke of three fresh weyrs to be established, a young girl, Torene, came to realize that her dragon could be the next Queen of the newly formed Benden Weyr.


Dragon S Code

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Author: Gigi McCaffrey
Publisher: Del Rey
ISBN: 1101964758
Size: 38.29 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 272
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Dragon S Code

by Gigi McCaffrey, Dragon S Code Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Dragon S Code books, A new hero emerges in a divided world as one of sci-fi’s most beloved series—Anne McCaffrey’s Dragonriders of Pern—relaunches with this original adventure from Anne’s daughter, Gigi McCaffrey. In honor of the fiftieth anniversary of the Dragonriders of Pern series, Gigi does her mother proud, adding to the family tradition of spinning unputdownable tales that recount the adventures of the brave inhabitants of a distant planet who battle the pitiless adversary known as Thread. The last time Thread attacked Pern, the world was unprepared for the fight—until the Oldtimers appeared. These courageous dragonriders arrived from the past, traveling four hundred years to help their descendants survive. But the collision of past and present took its toll. While most of the displaced rescuers adapted to their new reality, others could not abide the jarring change and found themselves in soul-crushing exile, where unhappiness and resentment seethed. Piemur, a journeyman harper, also feels displaced, cast adrift by the loss of his spectacular boyhood voice and uncertain of his future. But when the Masterharper of Pern sees promise in the young man and sends him undercover among the exiled Oldtimers, Piemur senses the looming catastrophe that threatens the balance of power between the Weyrs and Holds of Pern. When the unthinkable happens, Piemur must rise to the challenge to avert disaster and restore honor to the dragons and dragonriders of Pern. Because now, in a world already beset by Thread, another, more insidious danger looms: For the first time in living memory, dragons may be on the verge of fighting dragons.


All The Weyrs Of Pern

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Author: Anne McCaffrey
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448152364
Size: 79.37 MB
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Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 480
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All The Weyrs Of Pern

by Anne McCaffrey, All The Weyrs Of Pern Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download All The Weyrs Of Pern books, A science fiction classic from a master of the genre When AIVAS -- the Artificial Intelligence Voice Address System -- was first discovered at Landing, the entire planet of Pern was awed at the knowledge it divulged. All the history of the people of Pern was there. Dragonholders, Lord Holders and Craftmasters crowded into the tiny inner room to learn the secrets of their beginnings. Ana AIVAS had other gifts to offer -- stored information of old crafts that had been forgotten, of medicine, music and technology. Bu the greatest promise AIVAS offered was the chance to rid Pern of Thread forever. All the great ones of Pern began the long and arduous task of learning just how to operate the incredible plan -- a plan of such daring and epic proportions that both dragons and riders would be put at risk.


Dragondrums

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Author: Anne McCaffrey
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1481448641
Size: 65.55 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Juvenile Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 240
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Dragondrums

by Anne McCaffrey, Dragondrums Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Dragondrums books, The planet Pern has been colonized for centuries by humans. When humans first settled on this world, they did not take notice of its sister planet, which had an indigenous life form that attempted to land on Pern when it came within reach. These silver "threads" fell in a destructive wave on the temperate lands of Pern once every 200 years, destroying all life they encountered. To combat this menace, the inhabitants of Pern developed a species of dragon that could burn these threads out of the sky before they touched down. Now, centuries have passed between threadfalls, and the danger of thread is considered a myth. However, a dragon rider named F'lar knows that the riders are once again needed.


The Masterharper Of Pern

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Author: Anne McCaffrey
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448152038
Size: 58.96 MB
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Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 464
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The Masterharper Of Pern

by Anne McCaffrey, The Masterharper Of Pern Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Masterharper Of Pern books, MasterSinger Merelan and Harper Petiron were a brilliant and devoted couple. Merelan was the most outstanding soprano ever heard on Pern, and was often the only one who could master Petiron's technically accomplished compositions. When, after a long and difficult birth, Robinton was born to them, it should have been the culmination of a unique partnership. But Petiron, almost from the first day, had no time for his son, refusing to see the incredible talent the boy possessed, ignoring his achievements and maintaining a strict and disapproving vigilance over him at all times. Carefully, secretly, the Harper Hall took over, training the greatest talent Pern had ever seen - a talent that was more than just musical, for Robinton was able to talk to the dragons of Pern. As constant sadness beset his personal life, so a startling career sent him like a meteor through the Holds and Weyrs of Pern until, as MasterHarper, he became part of the great plan to rescue Lessa from the brutal rule of Holder Fax - Lessa, who was to be the saviour of the dragons of Pern.


The Dolphins Of Pern

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Author: Anne McCaffrey
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448152011
Size: 14.15 MB
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Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 320
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The Dolphins Of Pern

by Anne McCaffrey, The Dolphins Of Pern Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Dolphins Of Pern books, As a small boy, Readis Lilcamp is rescued by the 'shipfish' when he and his uncle Alemi are caught in a sudden squall beyond Paradise River Hold. AIVAS confirms that the big fish are called dolphins, part of the original settlers of Pern. On Earth they had been partnered with men, having learned to speak intelligible words. Readis, his Uncle Alemi and bronze Gadareth's rider, T'lion of Eastern Hold, are determined to restore the 'doll fins' to their rightful place in the ecology of Pern...and the partnership of men. Meanwhile, the fight to rid Pern of the terrible nightmare of Thread is still all consuming. While Lord Jaxom, F'lar and his dragonriders struggle to implement AIVAS' instructions, other challenges are issued and answered, including one which threatens young T'lion in the shape of his older brother, a brown rider, who harbours a deep grudge. And Readis must win his parents' consent to his association with the 'sea dragons of Pern' - the bottlenose dolphins.


Dragon S Fire

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Author: Anne McCaffrey
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448127890
Size: 17.37 MB
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Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 528
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Dragon S Fire

by Anne McCaffrey, Dragon S Fire Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Dragon S Fire books, When Masterharper Zist takes over as Harper for Natalon's coal-mining camp, he takes with him his apprentice, the orphaned, mute Pellar, and Pellar's fire-lizard Chitter. Pellar has become a gifted tracker and Zist gives him his own mission - to find out if the recent thefts of coal are the work of the Shunned, criminals condemned to a life of wandering and hardship. Halla is one of the children of the Shunned. Though innocent of their parents' crimes, these children have inherited their cruel punishment. With no shelter when the lethal Thread falls again they will have no protection against it. Life is even tougher for Halla, all her family are dead and she must fend for herself. Yet Halla is kind and gentle, devoted to helping those more helpless than she, unlike Tenim, a fellow child of the Shunned. Tenim is in league with Tarik, a crooked miner from Camp Natalon, who helps him steal coal in exchange for a cut of the profit. But Tenim soon realizes there is a lot more to be made from firestone, the volatile mineral that enables the dragons of Pern to burn Thread out of the sky. Tenim doesn't care what he has to do, or whom he has to kill, in order to corner the market. Cristov is Tarik's son. Dishonored by his father's greed and treachery, he decides he must make amends somehow... even if it means risking his life by mining the volatile firestone, which blows up at contact with the slightest drop of moisture. When the last remaining firestone mine explodes in flames, a desperate race begins to find a new deposit of the deadly but essential mineral, for without it there can be no defence against Thread. But Tenim has a murderous plan to turn the tragedy to his own advantage, and only Pellar, Halla and Cristov can stop him - and ensure that there will be a future for all on the world of the Dragonriders.


The Renegades Of Pern

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Author: Anne McCaffrey
Publisher: Dragonriders of Pern (Paperbac
ISBN: 9780345369338
Size: 68.22 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 339
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The Renegades Of Pern

by Anne McCaffrey, The Renegades Of Pern Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Renegades Of Pern books, The inhabitants of Pern are threatened by a band of renegades that attempts to expose them to deadly airborne spores in the atmosphere