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Dragonquest, Anne McCaffrey

Dragonquest, Anne McCaffrey (1971)
Review by Megan AM

How can two consecutive books from the same series be so vastly different? Despite the fact that… 684 more words

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Dragonsblood // by Todd McCaffrey

This is Todd McCaffrey’s first solo Pern book, after co-writing Dragon’s Kin with his mother (and creator of Pern), Anne McCaffrey.  While Dragonsblood was an alright read, it never really grabbed me.   781 more words

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Dragon's Kin // by Anne McCaffrey and Todd McCaffrey

Dragon’s Kin is the first, but not the last, collaboration between Anne McCaffrey and her son, Todd McCaffrey.  I read a bit of an interview with Todd, wherein he basically said that he grew up surrounded by Anne’s Pern books, and was full of stories set in that world.   468 more words

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Book Review: All The Weyrs of Pern by Anne McCaffrey

All the Weyrs of Pern by Anne McCaffrey

My rating: 3 of 5 stars

This book…this book, this book, this book. I’ve been wanting to read this book, and every single time I don’t get to it, I always have to turn it in. 181 more words


A Gift of Dragons // by Anne McCaffrey

This small, illustrated book is a departure from the norm for the Pern series.  It includes three short stories that were previously published elsewhere, and one that appeared in this book for the story’s first time in print.   532 more words

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Back in 1991, while I was still living in New York, I was fortunate to land a job illustrating books two and three of Anne McCaffrey’s Dragonflight graphic novels. 86 more words

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Girl Power Fantasy

Middle grade readers in 2016 have a plethora of amazing girls to cheer for (Katniss, Tris, Rey, Hermione, etc.), but when I was 10, the list wasn’t nearly as long. 517 more words

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