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Damia's Children

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1994

Seller ID: 006196

ISBN: 044100007x

Condition: Near Fine


One corner very slightly bumped. A bright, attractive copy. "They inherited their mother's legendary powers of telepathy. But Damia's children will need more than psionic Talent to face the enemy's children - an alien race more insect than human."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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Decision at Doona

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005403

Condition: Good


Ballantine Nr. 01576, Paperback original First Edition. Irregular crease along lower third of spine, spine slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear, moderate soiling and darkening. Reading crease with 3/4" tear at base of spine. Pages browned but text is clean and unmarked. "After the first human contact with the Siwannese, that entire race committed mass suicide. So the terran government made a law -- no further contact would be allowed with sentient creatures anywhere in the galaxy. Therefore Doona could be colonized only if an official survey established that the plane... View more info

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Dinosaur Planet

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.95

Publisher: London, Futura Publications: 1978

Seller ID: 004755

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, tight attractive copy. "A planet of giant saurians. . . huge Dinosaurs, extinct on Earth for more than 70 million years, rule the continents and seas of the planet which forms the background of Anne McCaffrey's magnificent new epic of the far future. Man, with the help of two of the intelligent life-forms so far discovered, is exploring and colonizing the galaxy at break-neck speed. The three species have so far had little difficulty in working together since they require radically different types of planet. But Man and conflict are never far apart, and the discovery of th... View more info

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Dragondrums (Harper Hall Trilogy Vol Three)

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1996

Edition: Twenty-Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 004749

ISBN: 0553258559

Condition: Good+


Corners bumped, minor edge wear. Small crease across lower right corner, a couple creases running down back cover. Third volume of the Harper Hall trilogy (after Dragonsong and Dragonsinger), part of McCaffrey's Pern universe. "Once again Pern was in danger. The air trembled with Threadfall, and the holds seethed with rebellion. The wily young Piemur, his singing ended by a change of voice, was given a new assignment by the Master Harper. On a bold mission to the Southern Hold he would learn the Old-timers' secret and help Pern rediscover its lost heritage."; 12mo - over 6¾&#... View more info

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Dragonflight

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $5.25

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1997

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 005561

ISBN: 0345456335

Condition: Very Good+


Corners very slightly bumped. A bright, attractive copy. This is the first novel in McCaffrey's Pern series, which has now been delighting readers for some thirty-five years, in a specially illustrated edition. "After ten long Turns, Lessa was ready to come out of hiding, to reclaim her birthright . . . and to Impress the young dragon queen and become Weyrwoman of Benden. Suddenly the deadly silver Threads once again threatened all Pern with destruction. But the might telepathic dragons that for centuries had defended Pern were now few in number, not nearly enough to protec... View more info

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Dragonsong (Harper Hall Trilogy Vol One)

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1988

Edition: Twenty-Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 004344

ISBN: 0553258524

Condition: Good+


Ex-library with markings and stamps. Corners bumped, some edge wear, book is a little stiff. Edges yellowed but text is clean and unmarked. First volume of the Harper Hall trilogy, part of McCaffrey's Pern universe. "Every 200 years or so, shimmering threads fall, raining black ruin on Pern. The great dragons of Pern hurl themselves through the beleaguered skies, flaming tongues of fires to destroy deadly Thread and save the planet. It was not Threadfall that made Menolly unhappy. It was her father who betrayed her ambition to be a Harper, who thwarted her love of music. Menoll... View more info

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Freedom's Choice

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1998

Seller ID: 006199

ISBN: 0441005314

Condition: Very Good+


Very slight edgewear, inside covers are starting to yellow, but overall a nice, attractive copy. "In Freedom's Landing, beloved author Anne McCaffrey created a new world that human slaves were forced to colonize. In time, this new world became more than a home - it became something to fight for. But now Kris Bjornsen and her comrades have found evidence of another race on their planet. Are they ancients. Long dead and gone? Or could they still exist. . . to join their fight?"; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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Get Off the Unicorn

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1987

Edition: Thirteenth Printing

Seller ID: 006198

ISBN: 0345349350

Condition: Good


Edgewear and some bumping. Cover is starting to pull away from spine. Text is bright, clean and unmarked. "A splendid selection of stories from the lady who taught dragons to fly and rockets to sing": Lady in the Tower, Finder's Keeper; Honeymoon, and The Smallest Dragon Boy.; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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Lyon's Pride

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Son's: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004827

ISBN: 0399139079

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A bright, tight, attractive copy. The passionate and talented children of Damia and Afra Lyon confront the alien threat first detected by their grandmother the Rowan. Laria, Isthian, Rojer, and Zara Lyon share aspects of the telepathic, empathic, and telekinetic powers that have marked their family for generations. But as the family expands, it is clear that not all talents are alike: each of the four young Lyons has a very personal kind of ability. When they join forces together, as will be required to destroy the deadly Hiver aliens, their powers and their deep family bond make them ... View more info

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Moreta : Dragonlady of Pern

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $7.45

Publisher: New York, NY, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001315

ISBN: 0345298748

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Ex-library with usual markings plus front/back FEP torn out when retired. Shelf-cocked, significant edge wear/chipping. Jacket is in protective wraps, taped to boards, with some chipping/edge wear, some darkening. "An air of pleasant anticipation hung so thickly over the Halls, Holds, and Weyrs of Pern that it had affected even the businesslike ways of Moreta, the Weyrwoman of Fort Weyr, where her dragon, Queen Orlith, would soon clutch. "Then without warning, a runnerbeast fell ill. Soon myriads of holders, craftsmen, and dragonriders were dying; and the mysterious ailment had spr... View more info

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Moreta, Dragonlady of Pern

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1991

Edition: Thirteenth Printing

Seller ID: 000584

ISBN: 034529873X

Condition: Near Fine


Slight shelf wear. "An air of pleasant anticipation hung so thickly over the Halls, Holds, and Weyrs of Pern that it had affected even the businesslike ways of Moreta, the Weyrwoman of Fort Wey, where her dragon, Queen Orlith, would soon clutch. "Then without warning, a runnerbeast fell ill. Soon myriads of holders, craftsmen, and dragonriders were dying; and the mysterious ailment had spread to all but the most inaccessible holds. Pern was in mortal danger. For, if dragonriders did not rise to char Thread, the parasite would devour any and all organic life it encountered. View more info

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Restoree

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1984

Edition: Tenth Printing

Seller ID: 003856

ISBN: 0345324528

Condition: Good


Spine a little creased, slightly slanted, corners bumped, moderate edge wear, crease across lower corner of front cover, some rubbing. A nice copy. First published novel by this legendary author. "Sara had been a 'plain' girl . . . . but now she was not. She had been a human on Earth . . . . but now she was not. She had certainly been alive . . . . now she didn't know. The only thing Sara felt sure of was that she knew more than anyone else suspected she did. And that she had to get out -- from wherever, or whatever, she was. "; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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Restoree

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007977

Condition: Good


Ballantine U6108, 252 pp. Paperback original, first printing. Spine somewhat rolled, a bit creased with a tear across it near the base. Covers creased, somewhat soiled, some edge wear. Corners curled up on front cover and some pages. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. First printing of the first published novel by this legendary author. "Sara had been a 'plain' girl . . . . but now she was not. She had been a human on Earth . . . . but now she was not. She had certainly been alive . . . . now she didn't know. The only thing Sara felt... View more info

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Sassinak (The Planet Pirate Ser.)

By: McCaffrey, Anne; Moon, Elizabeth

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Baen Books: 1990

Seller ID: 000182

ISBN: 067169863X

Condition: Very Good


Spine shows some creasing, covers a dent or two. "Sassinak was twelve when the raiders came. That made her just the right age: old enough to be used, young enough to be broken. Or so the slavers thought. . ." That turned out not to be the case, as Sassinak joins the Fleet who liberated her, and makes a career of helping stamp out slavers and planet pirates.; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall View more info

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The City Who Fought

By: McCaffrey, Anne; Stirling, S. M.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Riverdale, NY, Baen Books: 1993

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 002402

ISBN: 0671721666

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Jacket shows a little rubbing and minor edge wear. Set in the same universe as Helva, "The Ship Who Sang" Simeon, the shellperson in charge of station SSS-900-C, faces the biggest challenge of his life as he tries to outwit the vicious Kolnari bent on pillaging and destroying the station.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Death of Sleep

By: McCaffrey, Anne; Nye, Jody L.

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, NY, Baen Books: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 001868

ISBN: 0671698842

Condition: Good+


Spine/covers a bit creased, corners bumped including some pages, minor edge wear, spine slanted. A little darkening. Text is clean and unmarked. "The pirates didn't kill her - they just stole her life. Like every other citizen of the Federation of Sentient Planets, Lunzie Mespil knew the so-called 'planet pirates' were capable of terrible things. But - also like every other citizen of the Federation - she never in her heart of hearts believed anything would happen to her . . . 'When pirates attack the space liner on which she is a passenger Lunzie didn't panic. She made it to a li... View more info

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The Rowan

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York, Ace/Putnam: 1990

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 004630

Condition: Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Ex-library with usual markings and stamps, back end paper torn out. Spine slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, text clean and unmarked. Jacket in protective wraps taped to boards, minor edge wear. A nice copy. "The colonies on Altair were frontier settlements whose raw materials feed the factories of Earth. [after] the small Rowan Mining Camp was totally destroyed . . . the psychic wail of agony that went up . . pierced the mind of every halfway sensitive telepath on the planet. . . a three-year old child, the lone survivor. "She grew into a beautiful, magical-looking wo... View more info

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The Ship Who Sang

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1983

Edition: Tenth Printing

Seller ID: 002038

ISBN: 0345297687

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear/rubbing. A couple pages dog-eared. A clean, tight copy. This is a collection of short stories that introduce Helva (XH-834), the to-be-legendary Ship who Sang. Helva was born physically defective, but with a perfectly good brain. Mankind of McCaffrey's Central Worlds universe has learned to save these children and allow them to live productive lives -- as the encapsulated 'brain' running a spaceship......or space station, or city. McCaffrey masterfully paints the growth of Helva as a human being, both limited and freed by the titanium shell she is encased ... View more info

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The White Dragon (Dragonriders of Pern Vol 3)

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1990

Edition: Twenty-Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 000574

ISBN: 0345341678

Condition: Near Fine


Covers slightly creased. "Never had there been as close a bonding as the one that existed between the daring and adventurous young Lord Jaxom and his extraordinary white dragon, Ruth. Pure white and incredibly agile, Ruth was a dragon of many talents, though almost everyone on Pern thought he was a runt that would never amount to anything. But Jaxom knew better, knew he could teach his dragon to fly and to destroy the deadly silver Threads that fell from the sky. Disobeying all rules, Jaxom and Ruth trained in secret. Their illicit flights seemed but a minor disobedience -- until ... View more info

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The White Dragon (Dragonriders of Pern Vol 3)

By: McCaffrey, Anne

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Del Ray / Ballantine: 1979

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 8559

ISBN: 0345253736

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit creased, slanted, corners bumped (one with small crease), slight edge wear, some rubbing. Some browning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "Never had there been as close a bonding as the one that existed between the daring and adventurous young Lord Jaxom and his extraordinary white dragon, Ruth. Pure white and incredibly agile, Ruth was a dragon of many talents, though almost everyone on Pern thought he was a runt that would never amount to anything. But Jaxom knew better, knew he could teach his dragon to fly and to destroy the deadly silver Threads that fe... View more info