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Dragondrums

Author : Anne McCaffrey
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The planet Pern has been colonized for centuries by humans. When humans first settled on this world, they did not take notice of its sister planet, which had an indigenous life form that attempted to land on Pern when it came within reach. These silver "threads" fell in a destructive wave on the temperate lands of Pern once every 200 years, destroying all life they encountered. To combat this menace, the inhabitants of Pern developed a species of dragon that could burn these threads out of the sky before they touched down. Now, centuries have passed between threadfalls, and the danger of thread is considered a myth. However, a dragon rider named F'lar knows that the riders are once again needed.

Harper Hall of Pern Trilogy

Author : Anne McCaffrey
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A young girl allies with nine tiny dragons and finds her voice in the fantastical Harper Hall trilogy, set within the world of science fiction legend Anne McCaffrey’s beloved and bestselling Dragonriders of Pern series! For centuries, the world of Pern has faced a destructive force known as Thread. But now the number of magnificent dragons who have protected this world and the men and women who ride them are dwindling. As destruction falls from the sky, Menolly has only one dream: to sing, play, and weave the music that comes to her so easily—she wishes to become a Harper. But despite her great talents, her father believes that a young girl is unworthy of such a respected position and forbids her to pursue her dreams. So Menolly runs away, taking shelter in a cave by the sea. Miraculously, she happens upon nine fire lizards that could possibly save her world…and change her life forever. This paperback boxed set contains the entire Harper Hall trilogy: Dragonsong Dragonsinger Dragondrums

The Harper Hall Trilogy

Author : Anne McCaffrey
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Science fiction legend Anne McCaffrey’s beloved Harper Hall trilogy, set within the bestselling Dragonriders of Pern series, is now available in a collectable boxed set. Every two hundred years or so, on the planet colony of Pern, shimmering Threads fall from space, raining death. Yet the great dragons of Pern, mounted by the stalwart dragonriders, scour the skies with fire to destroy the deadly Thread and save the planet. Here we meet Menolly as she navigates her way as the first journeywoman Harper in the history of Pern; and fellow student Piemur whom is secretly asked to leave Harper Hall, drafted by Masterharper Robinton to embark on a dangerous mission to the Southern Hold. The Harper Hall trilogy, set within science fiction legend Anne McCaffrey’s beloved and bestselling Dragonriders of Pern series, is a seminal work and a must-have for any fantasy or science fiction fan.

The Harper Hall Collection

Author : Anne McCaffrey
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A young woman allies with magnificent dragons in the Harper Hall trilogy, set within science fiction legend Anne McCaffrey’s beloved and bestselling Dragonriders of Pern series. This collectable box set include all three books in the trilogy: Dragonsong, Dragonsinger, and Dragondrums.

Singing Swords Dragon Drums

Author : James Lee
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Turn off your lights, get ready for frights! When the clock strikes midnight and the moons full and bright, it's time for dread and fear. For Mr Midnight is here with two stories, double the danger and twice the terror! STORY ONE: Seth Chan and his friends travel back in time to ancient China. There, they join the legendary girl general Mu Guiying as she defends the Emperor with SINGING SWORDS, DRAGON DRUMS. STORY TWO: HAVE YOU BEEN DRINKING BRAIN JUICE? That's what Hedy Hiew's friends ask when her schoolwork suddenly improves. But behind Hedy's secret lurks a deadly scientist, more evil than she could ever imagine!

Modern Mystery Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers

Author : Bruce Cassiday
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Perfect for reference or browsing, this volume includes some 80 authors and explores in excerpts of criticism (from books, essays, and reviews) their work and influence. Throughout, the coverage is international and the emphasis is on the many rare and insightful comments that are made on these authors who are increasingly accorded literary status and regarded in the critical mainstream.

Literature for Today s Young Adults

Author : Kenneth L. Donelson
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HSA Heritage Auctions Rare Books Auction Catalog 6030

Author : James Gannon
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Leigh Brackett Marion Zimmer Bradley Anne McCaffrey

Author : Rosemarie Arbur
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Major Authors and Illustrators for Children and Young Adults

Author : Joyce Nakamura
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Contains updated and revised sketches on nearly 800 of the most widely read authors and illustrators appearing in Gale's Something about the author series.

Fifth Book of Junior Authors Illustrators

Author : Sally Holmes Holtze
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Offers photographs and profiles of two hundred forty-three outstanding authors and illustrators of children's literature and lists books by and about each individual

Children s Book Review Service

Author : Children's Book Review Service
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Literature for Today s Young Adults

Author : Alleen Pace Nilsen
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Music Trades

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The Elementary School Library Collection Phases 1 2 3

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Supernatural fiction writers contemporary fantasy and horror 2 Guy Gavriel Kay to Roger Zelazny

Author : Richard Bleiler
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Supernatural Fiction Writers Guy Gavriel Kay to Roger Zelazny

Author : Richard Bleiler
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Profiles the most significant contemporary British and American writers of fantasy and horror. Entries cover all aspects of each writer's career.

Children s Literature Review

Author : Tom Burns
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Covers writers and illustrators for children and young adults. Entries consist of listings of major works, awards, and critical excerpts from significant reviews and commentaries on the author's or artist's works.

Something about the Author

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An easy-to-use source for librarians, students and other researchers, each volume in this series provides illustrated biographical profiles of approximately 75 children's authors and artists. This critically acclaimed series covers more than 12,000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries typically cover: personal life, career, writings, works in progress, adaptations, additional sources. A cumulative author index is included in each odd-numbered volume.While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions.Call your Sales Rep for details.

English Orange Level

Author : McDougal, Littell & Company
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