Moreta - Dragonlady Of Pern

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Transworld, Jul 31, 2012 - Fiction - 480 pages
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Some fourteen hundred turns after men first came to Pern rode Moreta, on her great golden dragon, Orlith. It was towards the end of the Pass of the Red Star -- a time when every living creature on Pern was threatened by Threadfall -- when the courage and daring of dragons and their riders was all that kept the planet from extinction. And then, at the height of the battle against Thread, came a new and terrible evil.

Moreta, in one last superhuman endeavour, was to save her people, and become the greatest legend of dragonlore until the end of time.

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Gift from sister in 1983. Signed by author when she came for the Mid-Can Con in Winnipeg. What a treat to meet her and hear her read from The Ship Who Sang. Read full review

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I'm dissatisfied with this book, but having a difficult time identifying why. I think it comes down to a few things: 1. I like a happy ending. If it's not going to be a happy ending, I want there to ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Anne McCaffrey was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She graduated cum laude from Radcliffe College, majoring in Slavonic Languages and Literatures. A prolific bestselling author, she is best known for her handling of broad themes and the worlds of her imagination, particularly in her tales of the Talents and the novels about the Dragonriders of Pern. Anne McCaffrey lives in a house of her own design, Dragonhold-Underhill, in County Wicklow, Ireland.

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