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McCaffrey, Anne

Overview
Works: 736 works in 3,494 publications in 8 languages and 179,075 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction, American  Fantasy fiction  Handbooks and manuals  Science fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Love stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Creator, Compiler
Classifications: PS3563.A255, 813.54
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Dragonsinger by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
59 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,610 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 )
47 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,292 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 )
50 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,108 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 )
40 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and French and held by 2,987 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 )
43 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,813 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
All the Weyrs of Pern by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
30 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 2,727 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 white dragon by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
66 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,672 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
Dragonquest by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
92 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,585 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. Most Pernese are grateful to dragonkind for keeping Holds and Crafthalls safe from Threadfall. But some, resenting their obligations to the weyrs, have begun to complain about the privileged status of the dragonriders. Dragonrider F'nor, brother of F'lar, is intrigued by the suggestion that the dragonriders teleport to the Red Star to destroy Threadfall at its source. But his brown dragon needs an image of a place in order to go there, and the images F'nor picks up - from an unexpected source - are terrifying
The skies of Pern by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 2,555 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
Dragon's kin by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
30 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,450 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
The Rowan by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
28 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,428 libraries worldwide
This novel is set in a world where existence depends on telepathy and telekinetics
The dolphins of Pern by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
25 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and French and held by 2,406 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
The masterharper of Pern by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
34 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,372 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
Nerilka's story : a Pern adventure by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
28 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 2,367 libraries worldwide
A deadly epidemic is spreading over the land of Pern and Nerilka secretly leaves home to take supplies and medicine where they are needed
Freedom's landing by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,339 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
Dragonsong by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
19 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,272 libraries worldwide
On the planet Pern, after her father forbids her to indulge in music in any way, fifteen-year-old Menolly, runs away and takes shelter with the planet's fire lizards who, along with her music, open a new life for her
Dragon's fire by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,266 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
Dragonseye by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
28 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,260 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
The chronicles of Pern : first fall by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
27 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 2,151 libraries worldwide
Collection of short stories dealing with the early days of the colonization of Pern. Let the queen of dragons herself take you back to the earliest days of Pernese history as Anne McCaffrey brings to life events that shaped one of the most popular worlds in all of science fiction, in this first-ever Pern short-story collection
Dragon Harper by Anne McCaffrey( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,138 libraries worldwide
As a deadly epidemic sweeps across the land of Pern, only Kindan, a young apprentice to the guild of musicians and teachers known as the Harpers, recognizes the imminent peril and must come up with a way to stop the illness from spreading
 
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Alternative Names
Anne McCaffrey Amerikaans sciencefictionschrijfster
Anne McCaffrey Amerikaans sciencefictionschrijver
Anne McCaffrey amerikansk författare
Anne McCaffrey amerikansk skribent
Anne McCaffrey amerykańska pisarka science fiction
Anne McCaffrey scrittrice e autrice di fantascienza statunitense
Anne McCaffrey US-amerikanische Science-Fiction- und Fantasy-Autorin
Mac Caffrey, Anne
Mac Caffrey Anne 1926-2011
MacCaffrey, Anne
MacCaffrey Anne 1926-2011
MacGaffrey, Anne 1926-2011
Mc Caffrey, Anne
Mc Caffrey Anne 1926-2011
McCaffrey, A.
McCaffrey, Anne
McCaffrey, Anne 1926-
McCaffrey, Anne (Anne Inez), 1926-
McCaffrey, Anne Inez.
McCaffrey, Anne Inez 1926-2011
McCaffrey, Inez 1926-2011
Ан Макафри
Енн Маккефрі
Маккефри, Энн
מק׳קאפרי, אן
מק'קאפרי, אן
מק'קפרי, אן
앤 매카프리
アン・マキャフリイ
マキャフリー, アン
マキャフリイ, アン
Languages
English (677)
French (54)
Spanish (31)
Polish (8)
Russian (6)
German (4)
Japanese (2)
Czech (1)
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