Acorna's Children
Books in series3
UNABRIDGED
(4.0 based on 118 ratings)
  • 1
    First Warning: Acorna's Children, Book 1 | Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough

    First Warning: Acorna's Children, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
    • Narrated By Cassandra Morris
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (66)
    Performance
    (31)
    Story
    (32)

    It is difficult growing up in the shadow of heroes revered throughout the galaxy. But that is the lot of young Khorii - daughter of the legendary Acorna and her lifemate Aari - who must now follow her own destiny through a fantastic universe of wonders and perils.

    High-pitched narrator, unique coming-of-age story

    Absolutely!

    Reviewed on July 03 2013 by Amazon Customer (Covington, WA, United States)
  • 2
    Second Wave: Acorna's Children, Book 2 | Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough

    Second Wave: Acorna's Children, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
    • Narrated By Cassandra Morris
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (28)
    Performance
    (14)
    Story
    (14)

    It is difficult growing up in the shadow of heroes revered throughout the galaxy. But Khorii became a hero in her own right as she fought to save the universe from a mysterious, deadly plague that not even the healing powers of the Linyaari could stop.

    a bit disappointing

    I have loved most of the books written by Anne McCaffrey, but this one didn't live up to my expectations.

    For one thing, I needed notes t..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 31 2009 by Cecilia (Lithonia, GA, United States)
  • 3
    Third Watch: Acorna's Children, Book 3 | Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough

    Third Watch: Acorna's Children, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
    • Narrated By Cassandra Morris
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (24)
    Performance
    (10)
    Story
    (10)

    Khorii, the rebellious daughter of the near-mythic Acorna and her lifemate, Aari, has followed in Acorna's footsteps leading their people from danger, but the pressure to succeed and fulfill a legacy is tremendous.

    Great Book, Not-So-Great Reading

    I love the "Acorna's Children books, but the versions read by Ms. Lauren Davis were a waste of my money. Her voice is most suitable to little childre..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 10 2009 by Lee (Madison, NJ, United States)