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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. She lives in a house of her own design, Dragonhold-Underhill, in County Wicklow, Ireland.

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Sky Dragons
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Todd J. McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | May 2013
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-50092-2 (0-345-50092-X)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Scores of dragons are dead after plague swept across the world of Pern, and now the Weyrs are struggling to rebuild before Threadfall destroys everything—and everyone—left alive. Their best hope lies with a group of new dragonriders who have volunteered to brave the dangers of an... Read more






Dragon's Time
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Todd J. McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | May 2012
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-50090-8 (0-345-50090-3)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Even though Lorana cured the plague that was killing the dragons of Pern, sacrificing her queen dragon in the process, the devastating disease has left too few dragons alive to fight the fall of deadly Thread. As morale at Telgar Weyr plunges in the wake of the widespread...

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Catacombs
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | January 2012
$15.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-51379-3 (0-345-51379-7)

The spacefaring Barque Cats are valued members of every vessel’s crew, thanks to their special bond with humans. Then Pshaw-Ra, a mysterious cat with highly advanced knowledge, gives the felines the power of telepathy. When panic over a virulent plague drives the government to exterminate animals, Pshaw-Ra guides the cats and...

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Catalyst
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | December 2010
$14.00/16.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-51377-9 (0-345-51377-0)

Pilot, engineer, doctor—ship’s cat? Since the early days of interstellar travel, the so-called Barque Cats have become essential to the well-staffed space vessel. Assisted by humans—Cat Persons—with whom they share a deep and loving bond, the Barque Cats are responsible for keeping spacecraft free of vermin, for alerting crews to environmental... Read more






Deluge
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Del Rey | Paperback | March 2009
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-47007-2 (0-345-47007-9)

InterGal Corporation has long desired to exploit the resource-rich Petaybee. But the planet and its guardians, led by Yana Maddock and Sean Shongili, along with their twin children, Ronan and Murel, have successfully thwarted every attempt by the Corporation to impose its iron-fisted dominion. Until now. With a bold move, InterGal’s... Read more






Dragon Harper
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Todd J. McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | September 2008
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-48031-6 (0-345-48031-7)

For millions of readers the world over, the name Pern is magical, conjuring up grand vistas of a distant planet whose blue skies are patrolled by brave dragons and their noble riders, a paradise threatened by the periodic fall of deadly Thread. But not all dangers descend from the skies. Now... Read more






Maelstrom
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Del Rey | Paperback | February 2008
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-47005-8 (0-345-47005-2)

In Changelings, bestselling authors Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough returned to the sentient planet Petaybee with a story of growth and transformation in the face of deadly new threats. The telepathic, shapeshifting twins Murel and Ronan found that Petaybee had plans for them as well. Now those plans begin to... Read more






Dragon's Fire
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Todd J. McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | November 2007
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-48029-3 (0-345-48029-5)

Bringing fresh wonders and dangers to light in the skies of Pern, Anne McCaffrey and her son, Todd, who demonstrated his writing talents in the bestselling novels Dragon’s Kin and Dragonsblood, return with their second collaboration: a thrilling adventure of discovery and fate.

Pellar is an orphan taken in by Masterharper Zist... Read more






Changelings
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Del Rey | Paperback | December 2006
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-47003-4 (0-345-47003-6)

With three acclaimed novels–Powers That Be, Power Lines, and Power Play–bestselling authors Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough launched a vibrant new science-fiction saga that told the story of a sentient planet, Petaybee, and the humans who fought to protect it from the rapacious designs of an all-powerful interstellar corporation determined... Read more






Dragonflight
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | July 2005
$15.00/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-48426-0 (0-345-48426-6)

HOW CAN ONE GIRL SAVE AN ENTIRE WORLD?

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... Read more






Dragon's Kin
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Todd J. McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | December 2004
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-46200-8 (0-345-46200-9)

Beginning with the classic Dragonriders of Pern, Anne McCaffrey has created a complex, endlessly fascinating world uniting humans and great telepathic dragons. Millions of devoted readers have soared on the glittering wings of Anne’s imagination, following book by book the evolution of one of science fiction’s most beloved and honored series... Read more






Peter Pan
Written by J.M. Barrie, Illustrated by F.D. Bedford, Introduction by Anne McCaffrey
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | October 2004
$8.95/11.95(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7297-9 (0-8129-7297-X)

Peter, Wendy, Captain Hook, the lost boys, and Tinker Bell have filled the hearts of children ever since Barrie's play first opened in London in 1904 and became an immediate sensation. Now this funny, haunting modern myth is presented with Bedford's wonderful illustrations, which first appeared in the author's own day... Read more






The Mystery of Ireta
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | December 2003
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-46721-8 (0-345-46721-3)

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 standard procedures, but the result of their investigations was... Read more






On Dragonwings
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | September 2003
$20.00/24.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-46565-8 (0-345-46565-2)

Perfect for diehard fans as well as readers discovering McCaffrey for the first time, this dazzling new volume features three classic novels from the early years of Pern–Dragonsdawn, Dragonseye, and Moreta.

The spectacular planet Pern seems a paradise to its new colonists–until unimaginable terror turns it into hell. Suddenly deadly spores are... Read more






The Skies of Pern
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | January 2002
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-43469-2 (0-345-43469-2)

The long-awaited new Dragonriders of Pern® novel
from bestselling author Anne McCaffrey

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... Read more






Pegasus in Space
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | February 2001
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-43467-8 (0-345-43467-6)

In a triumphant career spanning more than thirty years, Anne McCaffrey has won the devotion of millions of fans. Now she has written the exciting and long-awaited addition to her classic Pegasus series--and the perfect link to her bestselling Rowan saga . . .

For an overpopulated Earth whose resources are strained... Read more






Nimisha's Ship
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | January 2000
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-43425-8 (0-345-43425-0)

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 aftermath of a shocking tragedy, his chosen successor at the helm of the Ship Yards.

When Nimisha... Read more






The Masterharper of Pern
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | November 1998
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-42460-0 (0-345-42460-3)

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 Robinton, and he is destined... Read more






Dragonseye
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | December 1997
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-41879-1 (0-345-41879-4)

In Anne McCaffrey's New York Times bestselling DRAGONSEYE,
join Weyrleaders, Holders, and Craftmasters in the creation of the legendary Star Stones and the teaching ballads 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... Read more






Power Play
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Del Rey | Paperback | March 1996
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-38781-3 (0-345-38781-3)

Petaybee was growing up. Day by day, the sentient planet--like any child--was learning to recognize and understand the meaning of outside stimuli, to respond to those stimuli, to communicate its own needs and desires...even to use human speech.
Yanaba Maddock had appointed herself defender of her adopted planet, and she had even... Read more






The Dolphins of Pern
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | September 1995
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-36895-9 (0-345-36895-9)

Two boys, one of them a dragonrider, re-establish crucial contact with the wise dolphins, the legendary "shipfish" of Pern. Read more






Power Lines
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Del Rey | Paperback | May 1995
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-38780-6 (0-345-38780-5)

"A felicitous combination of authors."
--Kirkus Reviews
Yanaba Maddock's short-lived career as a company spy had ended the moment the planet Petaybee and its people had adopted her as one of their own. Now she was dedicated to keeping Intergal from exploiting and wounding--or even killing--the world she had come to love. For... Read more






The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | August 1994
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-36899-7 (0-345-36899-1)

Let the queen of dragons herself take you back to the earliest days of Pernese history as Anne McCaffrey brings to life events that shaped one of the most popular worlds in all of science fiction, in this first-ever Pern short-story collection.


From the Hardcover edition. Read more






Powers That Be
Written by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Del Rey | Paperback | May 1994
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-38779-0 (0-345-38779-1)

Strange things were happening on the icy planet called Petaybee. Unauthorized genetically engineered species had been spotted, while some people were simply disappearing. None of the locals were talking to the company, so the company sent disabled combat veteran Yanaba Maddock to spy. But a strange thing happened. With her relocation... Read more






Crystal Line
Written by Anne McCaffrey
Del Rey | Paperback | March 1993
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-38491-1 (0-345-38491-1)

"A treat for long-time McCaffrey fans, a good read and a satisfying look at one of the most haunting facets of the crystal singers' profession."
LOCUS
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... Read more





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