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Anne McCaffrey

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Anne McCaffrey Weyr Search Anne McCaffrey is a lovely lady, and she writes the way she looks. This story, calculated to end the book on a romantic note, may contain a universe only Jack Vance, Andre Norton or Anne McCaffrey could have dreamed up, but the afflatus is that which only this dear lady is capable of providing. For all that, much modem writing is pretty dreary. This piece, though, serves to show that, as Dante noted in at least three places, at the end of everything there are always ...

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Lightspeed: Year One

Lightspeed: Year One


Carrie Vaughn
Stephen Baxter
Stephen King
Robert Silverberg
Nnedi Okorafor
ín R Kiernan
Tanith Lee
Joe Haldeman
Joe R Lansdale
John Joseph Adams
Geoffrey A Landis
Nancy Kress
George R R Martin
Bruce Sterling
Jack McDevitt
Orson Scott Card
Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Ursula K Le Guin
James Patrick Kelly
Alastair Reynolds
Tananarive Due
Adam-Troy Castro
Catherynne M Valente
Genevieve Valentine
Sarah Langan
Tobias S Buckell
Carol Emshwiller
Anne McCaffrey
Ted Kosmatka
Robert Reed
John R Fultz
Susan Palwick
Vylar Kaftan
David Tallerman
David Barr Kirtley
Yoon Ha Lee
Alice Sola Kim
Julie E Czerneda
Cat Rambo
Charles Yu
Corey Mariani
Ken Liu
Maggie Clark
An Owomoyela
Tom Crosshill
Eric Gregory
Tessa Mellas

ISBN: 9781607013044
Year of publication: 2011

LIGHTSPEED Year One Edited by John Joseph Adams Cover art by Vitaly Alexius Samarin For the Lightspeed Team, without whom none of this would have been possible. INTRODUCTION by John Joseph Adams Welcome to Lightspeed: Year One For those of you not already familiar with Lightspeed, some background may be in order: Lightspeed is an online magazine www.lightspeedmagazine.com that focuses exclusively on science fiction. Within its pages or pixels, as it were, you will find all types of science ...

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Federations

Federations


Robert J Sawyer
James Alan Gardner
Robert Silverberg
John Joseph Adams
George R R Martin
Orson Scott Card
Harry Turtledove
Kevin J Anderson
Doug Beason
Trent Hergenrader
ALAN DEAN FOSTER
Alastair Reynolds
Allen Steele
Catherynne M Valente
Genevieve Valentine
Anne McCaffrey
L E Modesitt
John C Wright
Mary Rosenblum
S L Gilbow
Jeremiah Tolbert
Lois McMaster Bujold
K Tempest Bradford
George Guthridge
Yoon Ha Lee
Georgina Li

ISBN: 9781607012016
Year of publication: 2009

FEDERATIONS An anthology of stories edited by John Joseph Adams Cover art by Sergoe Cover design by Stephen H. Segal Ebook design by Neil Clarke INTRODUCTION by John Joseph Adams Its safe to say that without Star Wars and Star Trek, I might have never become a science fiction fan. When I was a kid, it was those movies and television shows that first interested me in the genre. And when I tested the waters of science fiction reading, some of the first books I bought with my own money were Star ...

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Moreta - Dragon Lady Of Pern

Moreta - Dragon Lady Of Pern


Anne McCaffrey

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Moreta: Dragon Lady Of Pern PROLOGUE RUKBAT, in the Sagittarian Sector, was a golden G-type star. It had five planets, two asteroid belts, and a stray planet that it had attracted and held in recent millennia. When men first settled on Rukbats third world and called it Pern, they had taken little notice of the strange planet swinging around its adopted primary in a wildly erratic orbit. For two generations, the colonists gave the bright Red Star little thought, until the path of the wanderer ...

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The White Dragon

The White Dragon


Anne McCaffrey

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Anne McCaffrey The White Dragon CHAPTER I At Ruatha Hold, Present Pass, 12th Turn IF HE ISNT clean enough now, Jaxom told Nton as he gave Ruths neck ridge a final swipe with the oiled cloth, I dont know what clean is He wiped his sweaty forehead on his tunic sleeve. What do you think, Nton he asked politely, suddenly aware that he had spoken without due regard for his companions rank as Weyrleader of Fort. Nton grinned and gestured toward the grassy bank of the lake. They squelched through the ...

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Dragonflight

Dragonflight


Anne McCaffrey

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DRAGONFLIGHT To forestall the incursions of the dreadful Threads, the Pernese, with the ingenuity of their forgotten Terran forebears, developed a highly specialized variety of a life-form indigenous to their adopted planet. Such humans as had a high empathy rating and some innate telepathic ability were trained to use and preserve this unusual animal whose ability to teleport was of great value in the fierce struggle to keep Pern bare of Threads. The winged, tailed, and fiery-breathed dragons ...

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Dragonquest

Dragonquest


Anne McCaffrey

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Anne McCaffrey Dragonquest Contents Prelude I Morning at Mastercrafthall, Fort Hold Several Afternoons Later at Benden Weyr Midmorning Telgar Time at Mastersmith crafthall, Telgar Hold II Evening Fort Weyr Time. Meeting of the Weyrleaders at Fort Weyr III Morning over Lemos Hold IV Midday at Southern Weyr V Midmorning at Ruatha Hold Early Evening at Benden Weyr VI Midmorning at Southern Weyr Early Morning at Nabol Hold: Next Day VII Midmorning at Benden Weyr Early Morning at the Mastersmiths ...

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Dragonsong

Dragonsong


Anne McCaffrey

ISBN: 0553258524
Year of publication: 1977

Dragonsong Anne McCaffrey The Cast:At Half-Circle Sea Hold, in Benden Hold: Yanus, Sea Holder, Mavi, Sea Holders Lady Menolly, their youngest child and daughter Sella, the next oldest daughter Alemi, the third son of six Petiron, the old Harper Elgion, the new Harper Soreel, wife of First Holder Old Uncle, Menollys great-grandfather At Benden Weyr: Flar, Weyrleaderbronze Mnementh Lessa, Weyrwomanqueen Ramoth Nton, a wingleaderbronze Lioth Tgellan, wingleader for Half-Circle Sea Holdbronze ...

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Dragonsinger

Dragonsinger


Anne McCaffrey

ISBN: 0553118358
Year of publication: 1977

Dragonsinger Anne McCaffrey The Cast:At the Harper Craft Hall RobintonMasterharper bronze fire lizard, Zair Masters: JerintInstrument maker DomickComposition MorshalMusical Theory ShonagarVoice ArnorArchivist OldiveHealer Journeymen: Sebell gold fire lizard, Kimi Brudegan Talmor Dermently Apprentices: Piemur Ranly Timiny Brolly Bonz Menolly 9 fire lizards: Gold: Beauty Bronze: Rocky, Diver Brown: Lazybones, Mimic, Brownie Blue: Uncle Green: Auntie One, Auntie Two Students: Amania Audiva Pona ...

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Dragondrums

Dragondrums


Anne McCaffrey

ISBN: 0553258559
Year of publication: 1979

Dragondrums Anne McCaffrey The Cast:AT THE HARPER CRAFT HALL RobintonMasterharper bronze fire lizard, Zair Masters: JerintInstrument maker DomickComposition ShonagarVoice ArnorArchivist OldiveHealer OlodkeyDrummaster Masterharper Journeymen: Sebell gold fire lizard, Kimi Talmor Menolly nine fire lizards: Gold: Beauty Bronze: Rocky, Diver Brown: Lazybones, Mimic, Brownie Blue: Uncle Green: Auntie One, Auntie Two Drum Journeymen: Dirzan Rokayas Drum Apprentices: Piemur Clell Apprentices: Ranly ...

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Dinosaur Planet

Dinosaur Planet


Anne McCaffrey

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Anne McCaffrey Dinosaur Planet CHAPTER ONE Kai heard Varians light step echoing in the empty passenger section of the shuttlecraft just as he switched off the communications unit and tripped the tape into storage. Sorry, Kai, did I miss the contact Varian came in out of breath, her suit dripping wet, carrying with her the pervasive stench of Iretas fresh air, which tainted the filtered air of the shuttles pilot cabin. She glanced from the unlit communications panel to his face to see if he were ...

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Decision at Doona

Decision at Doona


Anne McCaffrey

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Anne McCaffrey Decision at Doona CHARACTERS Hrruban: First Speaker Hrruna Second Speaker for External Affairs Hrrto Third Speaker for Internal Affairs Fourth Speaker for Education Fifth Speaker for Health and Medicine Sixth Speaker for Production Seventh Speaker for Management Eighth Speaker for Computers Senior Scout Chief Hrral Hrrestan elder of village Mrrva his mate Hrriss their son Hrrula young man of the village Hrran Duty Officer on Hrruba Mrrim Technician Terran: Kenneth Reeve, ...

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The Best Military Science Fiction of the 20th Century

The Best Military Science Fiction of the 20th Century


Arthur C Clarke
Walter Jon Williams
David Drake
Poul Anderson
Cordwainer Smith
George R R Martin
Orson Scott Card
Philip K Dick
Gregory Benford
Harry Turtledove
Joe W Haldeman
C J Cherryh
Anne McCaffrey

ISBN: 9780345494290
Year of publication: 2001

The Best Military Science Fiction of the 20th Century An anthology of stories edited by Martin H Greenberg and Harry Turtledove INTRODUCTION Harry Turtledove Sing, goddess, of the accursed rage of Akhilleus Son of Peleus, which gave pain to countless Akhaioi, Sent the many sturdy souls of warriors to Hades, and left their bodies as spoil for all the dogs And birds of prey. HOMER, ILIAD 1.15 It is well that war is so terrible, or we should grow too fond of it. ROBERT E. LEE HERE AT THE DAWN of ...

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