Dragonflight: Dragonriders of Pern Series, Book 1
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Volume I of Dragonriders of Pern®, the groundbreaking series by master storyteller Anne McCaffrey On a beautiful world called Pern, an ancient way of life is about to come under attack from a myth that is all too real. Lessa is an outcast survivor—her parents murdered, her birthright stolen—a strong young woman who has never stopped dreaming of revenge. But when an ancient threat to Pern reemerges, Lessa will rise—upon the back of a great dragon with whom she shares a telepathic bond more intimate than any human connection. Together, dragon and rider will fly . . . and Pern will be changed forever.
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Street Date:
02/26/2002
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780345453952
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B000FBFOCI
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Level 6.9, 14 Points
Lexile measure:
940
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Anne McCaffrey. (2002). Dragonflight: Dragonriders of Pern Series, Book 1. Random House Publishing Group.

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