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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I am not going to say that the kinds of relationships focused on here never happened, but they are rare, dragongir more importantly they are out of character for the overall series. I saw this one in the bookstore and bought it without first checking its chronological order in the Pern series.
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More’s the pity for them. However, I did eventually find myself enjoying what I could of it, primarily because it dragongitl still a Pern book. Overall, I wouldn’t say Todd’s work is ‘duplicative’ of Anne’s. Open Preview See a Problem? There was also just too damn much of it in the book.
I kept hoping it would get better, but I found myself unable to pick it up so many days. Want to Read saving….
I really enjoyed this book it was like going back to see old friends you have missed. That was a good choice, continuing a story arc from the previous books in this story cycle.
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Todd tried to do too much with this novel. This article needs additional citations for verification. Where is the unravelling after the denouement? Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Fiona, gold queen-rider and weyrwoman, has more love than anyone can imagine.
Everyone had a heart; just because different things set thembeating didn”t mean that there wasn”t something for Fiona to love in all of them.
When will it end? As a senior Weyrwoman, Fiona must take decisive action. She couldn”t place the reaction at first, until she realized: It was fun to read a book about Pern. The plot is weak, the story movement disjointed, and the subject matter a waste of time.
Xhinna had been her best friend before she”d left for Igen, but much had happened since, and Fiona realized that Xhinna had become a memory, nearly lost in all that time. Could they just pick up where they had left off?
It felt a little too simple and, unfortunantely, fanfic-y at times. Minor points are belabored over and over again, such as that Fiona is “almost seventeen Turns” and needs to sleep with people in her bed.
Hardcoverpages. What the heck was that all about? Telgar Weyr morning AL 2 I3. There is this groundbreaking little reference book called a Thesaurus that I believe mccaaffrey one has introduced him to.
To ask other readers questions about Dragongirlplease sign up. Todd McCaffrey’s attempts at reviving that thriving world have been mediocre at best, but this latest installment is just downright bad. The other is the story of Fiona’s growth as a woman and Weyrwoman. Aug 20, Gabriel Vidrine rated it it was ok.
The Impression ceremony during Hatching was always one I looked forward to because it was so exciting and thrilling when the dragonets found their candidate to bond with, but this one felt anticlimactic and flat. You don’t need to show how the character is nice to this person, and that person, and that one too, and this one, and that one over there, and this one, and these 3 other people, oh, and those people too. Also, he really wore out the adage that great people collect great followers, or something of the sort, again, mentioning some version mccaaffrey it 4 or 5 times.
Frantically, she pulled a portion of her thin scarf up to cover her nose; the air was easier to breathe otdd way, but her breath fogged her vision. Also, if you got pregnant, you should spend the next 9 months “resting” because you were certainly physically incapable of anything strenuous.