Most widely held works about Anne McCaffrey
Most widely held works by Anne McCaffrey
Dragonsong by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
75 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 3,573 libraries worldwide
Forbidden by her father to indulge in music in any way, a girl on the planet Pern runs away, taking shelter with the planet's fire lizards who, along with her music, open a new life for her.
Dragonsinger by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
44 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 3,114 libraries worldwide
Pursuing her dream to be a Harper of Pern, Menolly studies under the Masterharper learning that more is required than a facility with music and a clever way with words. Sequel to Dragonsong.
Dragondrums by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
49 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,947 libraries worldwide
When his boy soprano voice begins to change, Piemur is drafted by Masterharper Robinton to help with political work and is sent on missions that lead him into unusual and sometimes dangerous adventures.
Moreta, dragonlady of Pern by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
52 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,821 libraries worldwide
All seems well on Pern until a mysterious ailment strikes killing myriads of holders, craftsmen, and dragonriders. Pern is left in mortal danger with no one to rise to char the parasitic Thread.
Dragonsdawn by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
51 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,721 libraries worldwide
Deadly spores threaten the human colony of Pern unless the colonists, with help from geneticist Kitti Ping, can develop fire-breathing dragons to combat the menace.
The renegades of Pern by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
48 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,701 libraries worldwide
A new chapter in the popular "Pern" series finds the planet's inhabitants threatened by a band of renegades that attempts to expose them to deadly airborne spores in the atmosphere.
Dragonflight by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
118 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 12 languages and held by 2,633 libraries worldwide
One of the author's early Dragonrider adventures, set on the planet Pern, where deadly "thread" falls from the sky and puts all living creatures at risk. The symbiotic relationship of dragon and rider is the planet's only hope for survival. Dragonflight is the story of Lessa, the last of the noble bloodline of Ruatha Hold. The dragonriders rescue her from servitude while searching for likely candidates to impress the new dragon queen. Lessa is successful at imprinting Ramoth, the new queen, which makes her the leader of the Weyr and the mate of F'lar. As rider of the bronze dragon Mnementh, he is most suitable to lead the on-going struggle against the dreaded thread.
All the Weyrs of Pern by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
34 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,582 libraries worldwide
The greatest dream of the dragonriders was to find a way to eradicate Thread completely, so that never again would their beloved Pern be threatened with destruction.
The skies of Pern by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,435 libraries worldwide
With the discovery of Aivas, the artificial intelligence hidden for centuries in Pern's southern continent, the residents of the third planet of the sun called Rukbat have learned how to end the threat posed by the periodic fall of Thread from the erratic red star that orbits the planet. Despite the abundance of rediscovered knowledge, new dangers and old fears surface, forcing Dragonriders, Holders, and Craftmasters all to reconsider their purpose and functions in society.
The white dragon by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
70 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in 9 languages and held by 2,430 libraries worldwide
Jaxom, a rebellious youth, and Ruth, his white dragon, fly into another time to retrieve the queen's stolen egg, thereby averting a dragonrider war, and find their planet threatened once again by a Threadfall.
The Rowan by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
43 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,412 libraries worldwide
This novel is set in a world where existence depends on telepathy and telekinetics.
The dolphins of Pern by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
35 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,348 libraries worldwide
After being saved from drowning by talking dolphins, a boy sets out to integrate them into the world of humans. The dolphins--genetically engineered--were part of the original colony on Pern, but humans lost touch with them, preferring dragons who could be used to fight wars. By the author of The Chronicles of Pern.
Damia by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
33 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,290 libraries worldwide
Afra has submerged his romantic feelings for the great telepath, Rowan, and has even dedicated his life to helping raise her family, but trouble brews for Afra when Rowan's talented daughter, Damia, begins to fall for him.
The masterharper of Pern by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
41 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,288 libraries worldwide
A tale of dragons in the fantasy land of Pern and the boy who communicates with them by telepathy. He is Rob, a musical genius, and when he grows up he leads the dragons and their riders in battle against an evil man who denies people education.
Freedom's landing by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
37 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,284 libraries worldwide
After Earth is conquered by aliens, a shipload of human slaves is exiled to a planet for an experiment in survival. There is a romance between one of the women slaves and an alien nobleman from the conquering race, exiled for killing one of his own. By the author of Lyon's Pride.
Dragon's kin by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,246 libraries worldwide
Beginning with the classic Dragonrider of Pern, Anne McCaffrey has created a complex, endlessly fascinating world uniting humans and great telepathic dragons. Millions of devoted readers have soared on the glittering wings of Anne's imagination, following book by book the evolution of one of science fiction's most beloved and honored series. Now, for the first time, Anne has invited another writer to join her in the skies of Pern, a writer with an intimate knowledge of Pern and its history, her son, Todd.
Dragonseye by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,222 libraries worldwide
On the planet Pern, two farseeing dragon riders train their troops--mounted on genetically engineered dragons--for the battle with the Thread, an evil force. Portents of all sorts, including violent storms and erupting volcanos, point to the Thread's coming, but most of the planet prefers to ignore them, lulled into complacency by 200 years of peace.
Changelings by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 2,171 libraries worldwide
When a visiting scientist to the planet of Petaybee discovers the shapeshifting talents of the Shongili twins, who are able to transform between human and seal bodies, the twins are in danger of being kidnapped and must flee their home.
Dragonquest by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
72 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,165 libraries worldwide
On the planet Pern, humans breed and train great fire-breathing dragons to help them fight the deadly silver Threads that fall from the sky whenever the Red Star passes by the planet.
Dragon's fire by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 2,119 libraries worldwide
When a mine containing firestone, the mineral that gives the dragons of Pern their ability to breathe fire, explodes, killing the miners trapped there, young Cristov volunteers to take over the dangerous task of retrieving the explosive rock for the dragons.
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