Anne McCaffrey
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Anne McCaffrey

Anne McCaffrey, the Hugo Award-winning author of the bestselling Dragonriders of Pern® novels, is one of science fiction's most popular authors. With Elizabeth Ann Scarborough she co-authored Changelings and Maelstrom, Books One and Two of The Twins of Petaybee. McCaffrey lives in a house of her own design, Dragonhold-Underhill, in County Wicklow, Ireland.
Photo by Anna Creech from Ellensburg, WA (Anne McCaffrey signing. Cropped prior to upload.) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons.

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    • Dragonflight

    • Dragonriders of Pern
    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,997
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3,419
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,446

    On the beautiful planet Pern, colonized for centuries, Land Holders and Craftsmen have traditionally tithed food and supplies to the dragonweyrs to which they are bound....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Pern series is very engaging

    • By Sarah on 10-06-09

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Dragonquest: Dragonriders of Pern

    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,136
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,768
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,772

    "Another Turn, and the deadly silver Threads began falling again....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Dragonquest Book 2 in the Dragonriders of Pern

    • By Ginny on 04-27-10

    Regular price: $26.57

    • Dragonsdawn

    • Dragonriders of Pern
    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 15 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,367
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,138
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,144

    The beautiful planet Pern seemed a paradise to its new colonists - until unimaginable terror turned it into hell....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The origin of Pern and the dragonriders

    • By Darlene on 05-30-15

    Regular price: $31.47

    • The Masterharper of Pern

    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 14 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 910
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 725
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 734

    In a time when no Thread has fallen for centuries, a boy is born to Harper Hall....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Generally very enjoyable, some minor flaws

    • By Jersey Girl on 06-02-09

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Dragondrums

    • Harper Hall Trilogy, Volume 3
    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Sally Darling
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,789
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,402
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,422

    When the voice of Piemur, an apprentice at Harper Hall, changes, he has to leave the companionship of Master Shonagar behind. But his disappointment is soon replaced by a new challenge....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enthralling story

    • By Thomas Aaron Vansant on 10-31-15

    Regular price: $27.97

    • Dragonsong: Harper Hall Trilogy, Volume 1

    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Sally Darling
    • Length: 7 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,007
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,324
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,345

    Dragonsong is the spellbinding tale of Menolly of Half Circle Hold, a brave young girl who flees her seaside village and discovers the legendary fire lizards of Pern....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Grandma tells a story

    • By Trisandra Lunanova on 07-22-16

    Regular price: $25.87

    • Dragonsinger

    • Harper Hall Trilogy, Volume 2
    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Sally Darling
    • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,438
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,902
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,915

    Menolly has returned home and entered the Harper Hall....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Discription Diffrent

    • By debra on 07-10-11

    Regular price: $29.37

    • The White Dragon

    • Dragonriders of Pern
    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 14 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,130
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,724
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,734

    Never had there been as close a bonding as the one that existed between the daring and adventurous young Lord Jaxom and his extraordinary white dragon, Ruth....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of my all time favorites!

    • By D. Murphy on 01-07-09

    Regular price: $26.57

    • All the Weyrs of Pern

    • Dragonriders of Pern
    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Mel Foster
    • Length: 18 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,302
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,044
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,056

    For generations, the dragonriders had dedicated their lives to fighting Thread, the dreaded spores that periodically rained from the sky to ravage the land....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Narration Would Make A Harper Weep

    • By WMF on 09-29-12

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Renegades of Pern

    • Dragonriders of Pern
    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 13 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 693
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 564
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 567

    As long as the people of Pern could remember, the Holds had protected them from Thread, the deadly silver strands that fell from the sky and ravaged the land....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • one of my favorite authors

    • By Margaret on 02-25-10

    Regular price: $29.99

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