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2015 Book 13: Get Off the Unicorn

Get Off the Unicorn
By Anne McCaffrey

This book of short stories by Anne McCaffrey was the page-turner that kept me glued to my seat today. 194 more words


Gone with the Pen Names

I don’t know why I thought I ever needed them. Maybe it was because I never thought very favorably of my given name. (I can still hear my mother screeching, “Tear-REEEEss-sah!” in her Eastern Pennsylvania accent.)  So even when I grew up and told everyone in no uncertain terms to call me “Terry” (no “i”, please), I still shied away from publishing with the name people called me. 285 more words

Anne McCaffrey

2015 Books 6-7-8: The Pegasus Series

Alert readers might notice that I read these last year. It’s a series I re-read fairly regularly because I enjoy them so much. I didn’t have a chance to write about them last year, though. 503 more words


Legends: Runner of Pern

Tenna meets a cute senpai at the dance, but it’s not like she likes him or anything, baka! 1,276 more words

Book Talk

An Audio-Book Review: She Flies Through the Air with the Greatest of Ease



By Anne McCaffrey

Published by Brilliance Audio

Read by Dick Hill

The Book:

Dragonflight is the first volume in Anne McCaffrey’s series, “The Dragonriders of Pern,” and was published in 1968. 721 more words


Is Anne McCaffrey's "Dragonriders of Pern" Feminist?

This came up at work, because when baristas aren’t making lattes, they’re talking about the social significance of classic fantasy literature (d’uh).

My coworker argued that McCaffrey was clearly dealing with feminist themes. 281 more words

Romance Weekly – Great Beginnings

Do you like to read romance novels? Wouldn’t you like to know more about your favorite authors? Well you came to the right place! Join the writers of Romance Weekly as we go behind the scenes of our books and tell all….. 478 more words