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Title:Dragonsong (Harper Hall Trilogy)
Authors:Anne Mccaffrey
Info:Spectra (1977), Edition: Reissue, Mass Market Paperback
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Dragonsong by Anne McCaffrey

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Loved these books as a teen. Still lovely. ( )
  wirehead | Sep 3, 2018 |
2014 re-read. Review forthcoming ( )
  ConalO | Apr 23, 2018 |
I have read these books many, many times. I think the Harper Hall trilogy are my favorite of the Pern books. ( )
  ca.bookwyrm | Jan 26, 2018 |
Did a quick re-read of Dragonsong. I was in love with this series and the Dragonrider books in my early 20's and re-read them a few times, but not in the past couple of decades. I've always recommended this book to teens and YA and now remember why. It does an excellent job of showing the feelings of alienation and confusion as young people try to figure out how they will fit into the world--especially when they don't fit into their natural communities. McCaffrey does such a great job of SF/F world-building, that you sometimes miss the underlying universal humanity of her writing. Still highly recommended! ( )
  MarysGirl | Nov 7, 2017 |
Loved this as a kid. Am appalled at the new covers they put on them. ( )
  Gretchening | Jul 20, 2017 |
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Anne McCaffreyprimary authorall editionscalculated
Alkım, Barış EmreTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Call, GregCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Darling, SallyNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Fairbrother-Roe, DavidCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Malczynski, ElizabethCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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To Beth Blish who stands first in line for a dragon - behind me!
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Almost as if the elements, too, mourned the death of the gentle old Harper, a southeaster blew for three days, locking even the burial barge in the safety of the Dock Cavern.
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Anne McCaffrey's best-selling Harper Hall Trilogy  is a wonder-filled classic of the  imagination. Dragonsong, the first volume in the  series, is the enchanting tale of how Menolly of  Half Circle Hold became Pern's first female Harper,  and rediscovered the legendary fire lizards who  helped to save her world.

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On the planet Pern, after her father forbids her to indulge in music in any way, fifteen-year-old Menolly, runs away and takes shelter with the planet's fire lizards who, along with her music, open a new life for her.

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