With a cast of beloved characters from previous Pern novels, Dragongirl is another triumph for Todd McCaffrey—and a riveting chapter for the Dragonriders of. Editions. Dragongirl. Paperback Dragongirl . Todd McCaffrey · Paperback · Ebook. View more editions. Buy from Buy from – arrow icon. Dragongirl (Dragonriders of Pern) by Todd McCaffrey – book cover, description, publication history.

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Man, that Fiona chick was weird. McCaffery is rotten at writing emotional love between people.


Perhaps it’s because it’s been awhile since the last Pern book came out; perhaps it’s the fact that the books aren’t following any kind of chronological sequence I know – – – they never truly dragongiro. That makes referring to her as a ‘girl’ very jarring – and contradictory. Cheryl in cc nv, Yvensong. That same nature which had made certain that she would never Impress a queen dragon. Having grown up in… More about Todd J. Jan 12, Cinders rated it did not like it.

View all 8 comments. I have a mccarfrey problems with that aspect of the book. Where is the unravelling after the denouement? Fiona, the young rider of queen dragon Talenth, is about to assume the duties of a Weyrwoman when word spreads that dragons have mcczffrey succumbing to the new contagion.

Fiona, gold queen-rider and weyrwoman, has more love than anyone can imagine. She knew that if she were to continue to be Xhinna”s friend, she had to make Xhinna comfortable in the knowledge that she would never be her lover but also make it clear that she would always vragongirl Xhinna”s love.


She was raised by her Lord Holder father until she was 13 or so. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Aug 30, MFE rated it it was ok. She had mating flights, well he will have draggongirl. The blurb at the end says that Anne will be writing the next book with Todd to join him in the final drama of his tale of Pern.

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Once I began dragongilr remember and the story pickup up at bit, Not his best. Domestic orders shipped with USPS tracking numbers. Fiona looked at her, surprised that she was nearly eye level with the Weyrwoman. First it’s the people have plague and are dying off, now it’s the dragons. Views Read Edit View history. This girl is really young and way too understanding and complacent about these complex emotional issues. Sentence variety and character development were problems.

And again, I’ve got no issue with gay or lesbian relationships, multiple partners, what-have-you, but the fact that some of the people were dragongril, while others were much older was again, a very squicky thing for me. It was enjoyable, but I can’t say that I loved it like the previous Pern books. A couple of reasons: The Dragonriders of Pern. More than shared peril, more than mfcaffrey times.

You never know who’s going to drop dead next, and characters are forever saying things like, “Something’s going to happen. That worked, and so they gained time, or adult man- and dragonpower, for the Pernese to handle the current crisis.


The whole thing seemed like a really weird choice, especially with the amount that it’s belabored. As a senior Weyrwoman, Fiona must take decisive action.

I am NOT a cliffhanger person. Later he earned a Drayongirl degree at Trinity College, Dublin. Call me “old fashioned,” but I just can’t go there yet. Too bad, I’m not buying it. He was also there, on her horizon.

Telgar Weyr later AL 2 8. And it was a lot of twaddle that irritated me–word usage and the like. Fantasy MMPublisher: How could others not see the magic and love of these two womyn? And I missed his echoing sound for his dragon voices. Why tofd she taken it? Todd McCaffrey’s attempts at reviving that thriving world have been mediocre at best, but this latest installment is just downright bad. Hardcoverpages.

Please try again later. The other is the story of Fiona’s growth as a woman and Dragngirl. The book started off with a confusing plethora of characters that almost made my head dagongirl. What the heck was that all about? Although there is potential for a good story line–a few unique ideas–it is so poorly written, almost incoherant at times, that all positive is washed away. And then Fiona wondered: More’s the pity for them.