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The Renegades of Pern (The Dragonriders of Pern) by Anne McCaffrey
5.0 out of 5 stars Renegades of Pern, 11 Mar 2014
A total self contained read, as with all the Pern world stories.

Pern is a futuristic story of a world inhabited by settlers hoping to create an Agrarian socoety that finds out that it is beaning attack periodically but a burning rain of a organism. On arrival a native species of fire lizards are bio engineered to create dragons to gain some protection from this rain by burning it from the sky.

In time all the society has developed a fudal system of government, with guilds for the trades.

In this story a lady holder feeling snubbed by her peers turns to taking what she wants, the story begins.......
The Harper Hall of Pern by Anne McCaffrey
The Harper Hall of Pern by Anne McCaffrey
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
This book is a collection of the three early Harper hall stories. Begining with Mellony's story, her progress through the Harper Hall and finally Piemer's story.

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Dragonsinger by Anne McCaffrey
Dragonsinger by Anne McCaffrey
5.0 out of 5 stars Dragonsinger of Pern, 6 Jan 2014
Dragonsinger of Pern the on going story of Mellony, a young lass with a passion for music and song, living within a hard working fishing community in a regressed society where due to population demand and the arrival of thread has reasserted the old sexual stereotypes, where women are expected to be the homemaker.

In this story Mellony enters the Harper hall after finally being discovered by the Master Harper of Pern in the Benden Weyr after out running thread during an extended period of being on her own after running away when she was isolated and discoraged from the music she loved. Mellony has to find new friends, learn how to cope in an enviroment she is unused too, coming… Read more

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