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Pern: The Dragon Riders & The Harper's Hall

The first time I laid eyes on a portal to Pern was on my parent’s bookshelf. The thick book was old and worn. It actually looked like a well loved bible. 260 more words

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Dragonsblood by Todd McCaffrey

Let me preface this by saying, don’t judge this book on the first part of my post.

The world of Pern is one of my absolute favourites. 1,106 more words

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The Only Quote I'll Ever Share

I know quotes are cheesy and I rarely share them with people, actually, I never share them with people because they’re cheesy, but this one truly shaped my perspective and it has never failed to make me a better person when given the opportunity to use it in a situation. 30 more words

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Partnership by Anne McCaffrey and Margret Ball

Partnership was the second story in the book Brainship and took me about three days to read, mainly because I found it annoyed and bored me for the first half or so. 427 more words

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The Crystal Singer, Anne McCaffrey

The Crystal Singer, Anne McCaffrey (1982)
Review by Mike Dalke

Prior to Anne McCaffrey’s death in November 2011, I had heard only good things about the author’s work – her ability to snare the reader with wonder and enrapture the reader in adventure. 1,866 more words

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The Ship Who Searched by Anne McCaffrey and Mercedes Lackey

This was in a book with another story but I’ve decided to lay them out separately. The first reason for this is because while both were written by Anne McCaffrey each has a different accompanying author whose styles are very different. 702 more words

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