Read The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall by Anne McCaffrey Free Online


Ebook The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall by Anne McCaffrey read! Book Title: The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall
Language: English
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 6.98 MB
City - Country: No data
The author of the book: Anne McCaffrey
Edition: Phoenix Audio
Date of issue: November 22nd 2002
ISBN: No data
ISBN 13: No data
Loaded: 1222 times
Reader ratings: 7.5

Read full description of the books:



Travel back to the earliest days of Pernese history in this first-ever Dragonriders of Pern short story collection. Join the original survey team as they explore Pern and decide to recommend it for colonization. Share the terror of the evacuation from the Southern Continent as a flotilla of ships, aided by intelligent, talking dolphins, braves the currents of the Pernese ocean. Learn how the famous Ruatha Hold was founded, and thrill with the dragonriders as they expand into a second, then a third Weyr. And discover a secret lost in time - the rescue of some of the original colonists before the planet was cut off forever.

Building a new life on a distant world, braving the dreaded Thread that falls like silver rain from the sky only to destroy every living thing it touches, flying heroically on the wondrous dragons - The Dragonriders of Pern!

Anne McCaffrey suggests The Chronicles of Pern should be followed by The Dolphins of Pern.

©1993 Anne McCaffrey; (P)2002 Fantastic Audio, an Imprint of American Audio Literature


Download The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall PDF The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall PDF
Download The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall ERUB The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall PDF
Download The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall DOC The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall PDF
Download The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall TXT The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall PDF



Read information about the author

Ebook The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall read Online! Anne McCaffrey was born on April 1st, 1926, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Her parents were George Herbert McCaffrey, BA, MA PhD (Harvard), Colonel USA Army (retired), and Anne Dorothy McElroy McCaffrey, estate agent. She had two brothers: Hugh McCaffrey (deceased 1988), Major US Army, and Kevin Richard McCaffrey, still living.

Anne was educated at Stuart Hall in Staunton Virginia, Montclair High School in Montclair, New Jersey, and graduated cum laude from Radcliffe College, majoring in Slavonic Languages and Literatures.

Her working career included Liberty Music Shops and Helena Rubinstein (1947-1952). She married in 1950 and had three children: Alec Anthony, b. 1952, Todd, b.1956, and Georgeanne, b.1959.

Anne McCaffrey’s first story was published by Sam Moskowitz in Science Fiction + Magazine and her first novel was published by Ballantine Books in 1967. By the time the three children of her marriage were comfortably in school most of the day, she had already achieved enough success with short stories to devote full time to writing. Her first novel, Restoree, was written as a protest against the absurd and unrealistic portrayals of women in s-f novels in the 50s and early 60s. It is, however, in the handling of broader themes and the worlds of her imagination, particularly the two series The Ship Who Sang and the fourteen novels about the Dragonriders of Pern that Ms. McCaffrey’s talents as a story-teller are best displayed.

She died at the age of 85, after suffering a massive stroke on 21 November 2011.

Obituaries: Locus, GalleyCat.


Reviews of the The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall


LOUIE

This is a very predictable author. When you get a book for free, you can read it. The intrigue is present, the unbundling is clear.

ADAM

Not impressed

LUCY

The book is really worthy of the bestseller!

ALEX

A wonderful piece

LEAH

This book is awesome!




Add a comment




Download EBOOK The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall by Anne McCaffrey Online free

PDF: the-chronicles-of-pern-first-fall.pdf The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall PDF
ERUB: the-chronicles-of-pern-first-fall.epub The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall ERUB
DOC: the-chronicles-of-pern-first-fall.doc The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall DOC
TXT: the-chronicles-of-pern-first-fall.txt The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall TXT