Anne McCaffrey


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    Science Fiction

    Sep-2015

    Science fiction legend Anne McCaffrey's beloved Harper Hall trilogy, set within the bestselling Dragonriders of Pern series, is now available in a collectable boxed set. Every two hundred years or so, on the planet colony of Pern, shimmering Threads ...

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    Science Fiction

    May-2006

    Features recipes created by science fiction and fantasy writers, such as Harlan Ellison, Ursula K Le Guin, Avram Davidson, and Anne McCaffrey. Mixed in with the recipes are stories and anecdotes about how they were created....

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    General Fiction

    Jan-2004

    The crew of shipbred technicians sent to the planet Ireta were prepared for a routine mission to catalog flora and fauna and search for new energy sources. Kai and his beautiful coleader Varian, the best xenob-vet in the business, followed all the st...

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    Fantasy

    Oct-2002

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    For more than thirty years, Pern has conjured visions of brave men and women mounted upon the backs of dragons. As anyone knows who has been touched by the storytelling magic of Anne McCaffrey, to read of the exotic world of Pern is to inhabit it--an...

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-2002

    Freedom's Landing - 4

    Stranded on an uninhabited planet by alien overlords, Kris Bjornsen and her fellow slaves would surely have died--without the help of the exiled alien Zainal. Not only did they survive on the world they named Botany, they eventually drove their enemi...

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    Science Fiction

    Apr-2001

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    It is a time of hope and regret, of endings and beginnings. The Red Star, that celestial curse whose eccentric orbit was responsible for Thread, has been shifted to a harmless orbit, and the current Threadfall will be the last. Technological marvels ...

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    Fantasy

    Apr-2000

    Saga of the Talents -

    For an overpopulated Earth, there is only one place to look for relief: straight up. With the completion of the Padrugoi Space Station, humanity has at last achieved its first large-scale permanent presence in space. But there are those who want Padr...

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    Fantasy

    May-1999

    Tower & Hive - 5

    For generations, the descendants of the powerful telepath known as The Rowan have used their talents to benefit humanity. As human civilization reached out to colonize the stars, the family led Earth to ally itself with the peaceful alien Mrdini. Tog...

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-1999

    On Vega III, Lady Nimisha Boynton-Rondymense loves the challenging world of her father, Lord Tionel, owner and principal starship designer of the famous Rondymense Ship Yards. Precociously gifted, Nimisha becomes his secret assistant--and, in the aft...

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    Fantasy

    Oct-1998

    Young Tizra and her twin brother Tracell find their world abruptly changed when their father is unexpectedly called to fight in a war which promises to last much longer than the usual three-day skirmish. Their mother--the village healer--enlists her ...

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    Science Fiction

    1998

    Freedom's Landing - 3

    In Freedom's Landing, a brutal invasion enslaved thousands of humans--and forced them to colonize a new planet. In Freedom's Choice, human Kris Bjornsen and her comrades found new hope for a rebellion. Now the true battle is approaching. Confronti...

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-1998

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    In a time when the deadly scourge Thread has not fallen on Pern for centuries -- and many dare to hope that Thread will never fall again--a boy is born to Harper Hall. A musical prodigy who has the ability to speak with the dragons, he is called Robi...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-1997

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    Finally... She's written The Book on Dragons.Anne McCaffrey is as renowned for her knowledge of dragons as she is for her New York Times bestselling novels. In this beautifully designed hardcover, McCaffrey focuses her attention on the fantastical cr...

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    Fantasy

    Jul-1997

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-1997

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    It's been two hundred years since the deadly Thread fell like rain upon Pern, devouring everything in its path. No one alive remembers that first horrific onslaught and no one believes in its return--except for the dragonriders. For two centuries the...

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    Science Fiction

    1997

    Freedom's Landing - 2

    In Freedom's Landing, beloved author Anne McCaffrey created a new world that human slaves were forced to colonize. In time, this new world became more than a home--it became something to Fight for. But now Kris Bjornsen and her comrades have found...

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    Science Fiction

    Dec-1996

    GENE WOLFE • PETER BEAGLE • ANNE McCAFFREY • ALAN DEAN FOSTER • MARION ZIMMER BRADLEY • ELIZABETH ANN SCARBOROUGH • CHARLES DE LINT Welcome to an interstellar concert beyond your wildest imagining, as you rocket to distant worlds in twen...

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    in Space Opera

    Science Fiction

    Dec-1996

    Twenty original science fiction tales based on the theme of music--by such authors as Marion Zimmer Bradley, Charles de Lint, and Gene Wolfe--include the story of a singer whose ear for music helps her fight crime. Original....

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    Fantasy

    Oct-1996

    The stunning imagination of bestsellingauthor Anne McCaffrey once again delightsfans with her wondrous tale of a youngprince's tumultuous coming-of-age-and the remarkable four-legged friend whostands steadfastly by him in a time ofdanger and intrigue...

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    Fantasy

    Apr-1996

    Lord Artos later to rule as the legendary King Arthur knew he could defeat the Saxon invaders if only he could find a race of horses swift and strong enough to carry warriors in full regalia fast and far. And so he set out for the Continent, in searc...

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    General Fiction

    Feb-1996

    CRYSTAL SINGERYoung and beautiful, Killashandra Ree was a trained musician with no prospects . . . until she heard of the mysterious Heptite Guild on the planet Ballybran, where the fabled Black Crystal was found. For those qualified, the Guild was s...

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    Fantasy

    Nov-1995

    When Meanne, a princess of the realm, runs away home & an unwanted suitor, little does she realize the hardships that lie ahead of her. Loneliness is the worst part - until she finds a fellow refugee, a boy named Wisp. Together they must make new liv...

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    Science Fiction

    Jun-1995

    Freedom's Landing - 1

    Kristin Bjornsen lived a normal life, right up until the day the Catteni ships floated into view above Denver. As human slaves were herded into the maw of a massive vessel, Kristin realized her normal life was over, and her fight for freedom was just...

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    Science Fiction

    Sep-1994

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    When the first humans came to settle the planet Pern, they did not come alone: intelligence-enhanced dolphins also crossed the stars to colonize the oceans of the new planet while their human partners settled the vast continents. But then disaster st...

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    Fantasy

    May-1994

    Anne McCaffrey's dragons are the stuff of which SF/fantasy legends are made. All of her dragon books have been national bestsellers. "The Girl Who Heard Dragons "is a feast for McCaffrey fans and for all readers--a big, satisfying compilation of her ...

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-1994

    Tower & Hive - 4

    Telepathy is the Lyon family birthright. And now all of them must combine their individual powers to combat the Hivers--a relentless race that has slaughtered entire populations in its search for a new home......

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    Science Fiction

    Oct-1993

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    TIME TRAVEL Travel back to the earliest days of Pernese history in this first-ever Dragonriders of Pern short-story collection! Join the original survey team as they explore Pern and decide to recommend it for colonization. Share the terror ...

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-1993

    Tower & Hive - 3

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    Science Fiction

    Oct-1992

    Crystal Singer - 3

    CRYSTAL'S PRICE When Killashandra Ree joined the mysterious Heptite Guild, she knew that she would be forever changed. Crystal singing brought ecstasy and pain, near-eternal life...and gradual loss of memory. But Killashandra had a lot of painf...

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    Science Fiction

    1992

    Tower & Hive - 2

    As willful as her mother, The Rowan, ever was, and possessing unimaginable powers, Damia defies her family's attempts to tame and train her--only to bond with Afra Lyon, a Talent who serves The Rowan, and who becomes the object of her affection....

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    Science Fiction

    Oct-1991

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    For generations, the dragonriders had dedicated their lives to fighting Thread, the dreaded spores that periodically rained from the sky to ravage the land. On the backs of their magnificent telepathic dragons they flew to flame the deadly stuff out ...

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    Science Fiction

    Dec-1990

    Saga of the Talents -

    Earth has reached its darkest moment. In subterranean warrens, the poor eke out precarious lives where jobs are scarce and children are sold for labor -- while on the surface, a privileged few enjoy lives of luxury. As the population surges and unres...

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    Science Fiction

    May-1990

    Sara had been torn from Earth by a nameless black force and taken to Lothar where she was forced to care for a strange man, who she discovered was the Regent. She escaped in panic, and become a fugitive in a world of multiple evils.......

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    Science Fiction

    1990

    Tower & Hive - 1

    Even as a child, the Rowan was one of the strongest Talents ever born. Telepaths across the world had heard her mental distress calls when her family's home was suddenly destroyed....Years later, she became a Prime Talent, blessed with a special powe...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-1989

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    ALL HOLDS BARRED 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. In exchange for sanctuary in the huge stone fortresses, the people tithed to their Lord Hold...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-1988

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    The beautiful planet Pern seemed a paradise to s new colonists--until unimaginable terror turned it into hell Suddenly deadly spores were falling like silver threads from the sky, devouring everything--and everyone--in their path. It began to look as...

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    Romantic Suspense

    Oct-1987

    AMIDST THE GRANDEUR OF THE EMERALD COUNTRYSIDE, A MAGNIFICENT STORY UNFOLDS.... They are the Carradvnes, who for over 200 years have bred and trained horses of the finest caliber on Cornanagh--a land so beautiful it inspires the soul. But all i...

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-1986

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    A DEADLY EPIDEMIC WAS SWEEPING ACROSS PERN! Everyone, holder and dragonrider alike, pitched in to help--except Nerilka's father, who refused to share Fort Hold's bounty with the other Holds. So, ashamed of her family and determined to do her part,...

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    Romantic Suspense

    Feb-1986

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    Romantic Suspense

    Apr-1985

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    Science Fiction

    1985

    Crystal Singer - 2

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-1984

    Dinosaur Planet -

    HIDE 'N SLEEP Kai and Varian spent forty years in coldsleep, hiding from the mutineers who had taken over the planet Ireta. But when they woke, the mutineers were still around--and had sired two generations of ornery descendants! Worse yet, sp...

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    Science Fiction

    1983

    In The CoELura, Anne- McCaffrey brings the same sense of passion and excitement mat has won the hearts of the readers of the Pern series-t6 a different tale of the Federated Sentient Planets, the universe of Killashandra and Crystal Line. The Lady C...

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    Science Fiction

    1983

    Dragonriders of Pern -

    PANIC ON PERN An air of pleasant anticipation hung so thickly over the Halls, Holds and Weyrs of Fern that it had affected even the businesslike ways of Moreta, the Weyrwoman of Fort Weyr, where her dragon, Queen Orlith, would soon clutch. Then...

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    Science Fiction

    Aug-1982

    Crystal Singer - 1

    THE LURE OF CRYSTAL Her name was Killashandra Ree; and after ten grueling years of musical training she was young, beautiful--and still without prospects. Then she heard of the mysterious Heptite Guild on the planet Ballybran, where the fabled ...

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    Science Fiction

    Mar-1979

    Dragonriders of Pern - 6

    PIEMUR--DREAMER OF FIRE LIZARDS, APPRENTICE OF DRUMS Once again Pern was in danger. The air trembled with rumors of deadly Threadfall. And, from within, there was another peril. The restless Oldtimers, who once battled the shimmering Thread, were...

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    Science Fiction

    Jun-1978

    Dinosaur Planet -

    STRANDED ON A STRANGE WORLD THE MISSION The Exploratory and Evaluation Corps of the Federated Sentient Planets had sent ARCT-10, with its mixed crew of shipbred and planet bound technicians, to Ireta to catalogue fauna and flora and search for n...

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    Science Fiction

    Jun-1978

    Dragonriders of Pern - 3

    A FANTASY OF A TIME WHEN... 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. Pure white and incredibly agile,Ruth was a dragon of many tal...

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    Romantic Suspense

    1978

    Carla Murdoch had learned what it was to be alone, growing up on different army posts. But now her loneliness is terrible--for her officer father met a mysterious death on a foreign battlefield, and Carla has been sent to live in her new guardian's N...

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    Science Fiction

    Jun-1977

    A SPLENDID SELECTION OF STORIES FROM THE LADY WHO TAUGHT DRAGONS TO FLY AND ROCKETS TO SING... LADY IN THE TOWER The Rowan was one of a select group of telepaths--a complete Prime, one of only five. Then one day, another Prime appeared mysterious...

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-1977

    Dragonriders of Pern - 5

    Menolly--Mistress of Fire Lizards, Apprentice of Harper Hall Menolly arrived in triumph at the Harper Hall, aboard a bronze dragon. She had run away from home and lived in a cave, outrun the dread Threadfall, impressed nine fire lizards and writte...

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    Science Fiction

    Mar-1976

    Dragonriders of Pern - 4

    Menolly -- Mistress of Music, Ward of Fire Lizards Every two hundred years or so, shimmering threads fall, raining black ruin on Fern. The great dragons of Fern hurl themselves through the beleaguered skies, flaming tongues of fire to destroy dea...

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    Science Fiction

    Aug-1973

    THEY WERE EXTRAORDINARY WOMEN Who Read Minds, Healed Bodies, Diverted Disasters, Foretold the Future -- And Became Pariahs in Their Own Land MOLLY ... was a nurse, whose hands could heal far better than the most modern medical treatments. CHARITY ....

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    Science Fiction

    May-1971

    Dragonriders of Pern - 2

    DRAGON FIRE Another Turn, and the deadly silver Threads began falling again. So the bold dragonriders took to the air once more and their magnificent flying dragons swirled and swooped, belching flames that destroyed the shimmering strands before ...

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    Science Fiction

    Mar-1970

    HELVA HAD BEEN BORN HUMAN ... but only her brain had been saved--saved to be schooled, programmed and implanted in the sleek, titanium body of an intergalactic scout ship. But first she had to choose a human partner--male or female--to share her e...

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    Science Fiction

    Apr-1969

    THE DESTINY OF DOONA After the first human contact with the Siwannese, that entire race committed mass suicide. So the Terran government made a law -- no further contact would be allowed with sentient creatures anywhere in the galaxy. Theref...

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    Science Fiction

    Jul-1968

    Dragonriders of Pern - 1

    To the nobles who live in Benden Weyr, Lessa is nothing but a ragged kitchen girl. For most of her life she has survived by serving those who betrayed her father and took over his lands. Now the time has come for Lessa to shed her disguise -- and tak...

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    Romantic Suspense

    Irene Teasey came to Ireland to claim an unexpected interitance from an aunt she had never met ... a legacy of land, a sprawling house, cottages with tenants, and even a horse ... more than she had dared hope for. life. from an abusive relationship. ...

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    Romantic Suspense

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