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 3,719
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3,172
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,199

    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 1,980
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,633
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,637

    "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

    • 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 1,993
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,604
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,616

    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 David on 01-07-09

    Regular price: $26.57

    • 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 2,820
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,154
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,176

    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

    • 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 1,220
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,003
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,012

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

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Story has held up over the yrs & still a good one!

    • By debheller on 05-27-14

    Regular price: $31.47

    • The Chronicles of Pern

    • First Fall
    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Meredith MacRae
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 729
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 510
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 507

    Travel back to the earliest days of Pernese history in this first-ever Dragonriders of Pern short story collection...

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good stories, poorly read.

    • By Nightveil on 08-11-09

    Regular price: $19.95

    • 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 1,679
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,304
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,325

    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

    • 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 2,286
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,770
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,784

    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

    • 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 1,199
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 951
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 962

    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 Skies of Pern

    • Dragonriders of Pern
    • By: Anne McCaffrey
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 15 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 717
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 569
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 577

    Now that Pern can look forward to a future without the threat of Threadfall, the people are free to leave their protective stone holds and spread across more of the planet....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • minor irritants, otherwise loved it

    • By NCKitkat on 06-10-11

    Regular price: $27.27

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