The Dragonriders of Pern (Dragonriders of Pern, #1-3)
Finally together in one volume, the first three books in the world's most beloved science fiction series, THE DRAGONRIDERS OF PERN, by Anne McCaffrey, one of the great science fiction writers of all time: DRAGONFLIGHT, DRAGONQUEST, THE WHITE DRAGON. Those who know these extraordinary tales will... show more
Finally together in one volume, the first three books in the world's most beloved science fiction series, THE DRAGONRIDERS OF PERN, by Anne McCaffrey, one of the great science fiction writers of all time: DRAGONFLIGHT, DRAGONQUEST, THE WHITE DRAGON. Those who know these extraordinary tales will be able to re-visit with Lessa, F'lar, Ruth, Lord Jaxon, and all the others. And for those just discovering this magical place, there are incomparable tales of danger, deceit, and daring, just waiting to be explored..
Publish date: March 28th 2002
Publisher: Del Rey Books
Pages no: 820
Edition language: English
Series: Dragonriders of Pern (#1)
This series is what got me seriously reading Fantasy so long ago. I actually read the second trilogy first (The HarperHall of Pern), then this one, the original three. Having them in one volume is just convenient. Though I'm told the Pern books are being called science fiction now because they tak...
[Originally posted on Tumblr on 21. January 2013] I finished this omnibus of three Dragonriders books: ‘Dragonflight’, ‘Dragonquest’ and ‘The White Dragon’.I already saw some reviews about how Lessa is ‘such a Mary Sue’ in the first book. I want to complain about that. Lessa is a female character ...
Here in one volume are the first two novels--and in my opinion the best three--of McCaffrey's Pern series: Dragonflight, Dragonquest and The White Dragon. They often wind up on best fantasy lists, though technically they're science fiction about a lost colony of Earth. The dragons were bred from nat...
I really enjoyed Dragonriders of Pern. Anne McAffrey paints a fascinating world, the world of Pern, that used to be threatened by mysterious matter falling from the sky whenever the Red Star appears. This Red Star has not been around for a long long time (many Turns), so the ways of old to counter t...
DRAGONFLIGHT, DRAGONQUEST, THE WHITE DRAGON all together. This is a good triad to read one right after another. I enjoyed each one of these stories and happily bought an all in one to read again. Still think this is a young adult book series.