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This content was uploaded by our users and we assume good faith they have the permission to share this book. If you own the copyright to this book and it is. The chronicles of Pern [electronic resource (EPUB eBook)]: first fall / Anne McCaffrey. Headquarters Collection (CBRL) - eBooks (EPUB) - Adult Fiction. Dragonriders of Pern (21 Book Series) by Anne McCaffrey Anne Mccaffrey Todd . of Pernese history in this first-ever Dragonriders of Pern short-story collection!.

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Nerilka's Story It was in Moreta's time -- a time of legend, of heroic valor, of terrible Threadfall and the Great Plague that devastated both Holders and Dragonfolk.

The Coelura When the Lady Caissa was told by her exalted sire to enter into an heir-contract with Cavernus Gustin she was appalled. More Fiction.

A Game of Thrones George R. Martin She only escapes into the 'wilderness', and lives in hiding until she can parlay her rape into 'freedom'. I also find the supposed hostility of the environment implausible.

And the habit of killing local fauna by bullfighting techniques and about as fairly, since the humanoids have significantly greater strength and durability, and they always start the fights, and never stop until they kill the animals is truly appalling. One thing that I did find interesting is the idea of a n almost literal sunset clause on blood-feuds. If people insist on having blood feuds, a time limit is a necessary amenity.

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Sort of a statute of limitations. And one day may be a little short, but it has definite possibilities. Horse from A Different Sea: The men who patronize certain prostitutes are getting pregnant.

And the doctor decides that he has the right to kill the babies, though he knows nothing about them. The story is a sort of defensive rumination on his justification for these murders. The Great Canine Chorus: This is a truly horrific story. A disabled and telepathic little girl is exploited by her abusive father and local crime lords.

And because she distrusts the authorities whom she blames for the death of her mother , she refuses to allow them near her to try to help her.

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She only trusts animals, particularly dogs--but she overestimates her control of her own powers, and a call for help goes badly awry. Almost worse than the bathos of the individual story is the dystopian society, envisioned with a sort of 'gritty realism' that distorts by failing to show the 'big picture' of how we got to this horrid day, and who besides individuals are trying to fix it. Note that there's an implication that the little girl has a sister somewhere Finder's Keeper: McCaffrey consistently conflates different psychic gifts.

It's less so in this story.

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The child in this story has a form of psychometry, which enables him to 'find' things. His challenge is to keep himself from being exploited until he can reach maturity.

And then exploit himself, apparently. Unlike other literary characters, this one is not motherless. He has quite a good mother, really, who advises him well. But has he no other family?

Where are his aunts and uncles? A Proper Santa Claus: A small boy has the ability to realize his artworks, but he begins to doubt himself when lectured in altruism.

In fairness, he's only about five. He's likely to be able to resolve this quandary, eventually. The Smallest Dragonboy: Not one of the worst Pern stories. It would be better as a standalone children's book, I'd think, with illustrations.

I don't think much of Pernese technology as represented in this story, by the way. Another interlude--mostly these are descriptions of how the stories came to be written, and suggested rewrites Apple: I'd always realized that the stories in To Ride Pegasus were dystopian. If you are unable to provide your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number at the time of the transaction, you will be unable to earn Qantas Points.

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Points will be allocated within 7 days of the shipment date. Product Details Click on the cover image above to read some pages of this book! 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.

Now, for the first time, Anne has invited another writer to join her in the skies of Pern, a writer with an intimate knowledge of Pern and its history: her son, Todd. DRAGON'S KIN Young Kindan has no expectations other than joining his father in the mines of Camp Natalon, a coal mining settlement struggling to turn a profit far from the great Holds where the presence of dragons and their riders means safety and civilization.

Mining is fraught with danger.She was inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame in There is laughter and romance. But has he no other family?

She is running one evening on a runner track to make a delivery when she hears something coming. This collection of four stories is the first short story collection I have read by McCaffrey, so I found myself wishing that each story had been made into a book.

In she was the recipient of the Margaret A. Enabled Audible book: Aladdin June Length: She's murdered by the authorities, then the murder is dismissed with an attitude of 'good riddance to bad rubbish'.

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