Dragon's Fire (Dragonriders of Pern Series)

McCaffrey, Anne; McCaffrey, Todd

Published by Brilliance Audio
ISBN 10: 1423314581 / ISBN 13: 9781423314585
Used / MP3 CD / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this specific copy is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. We've listed similar copies below.


1423314581 Case and MP3-CD are in excellent condition. Your purchase supports a non-profit organization that promotes literacy and recycling through a free book share program!. Bookseller Inventory #

About this title:

Book ratings provided by Goodreads:
3.96 avg rating
(8,239 ratings)

Synopsis: Pellar is an orphan taken in by Masterharper Zist. Though born mute, Pellar is a gifted tracker, and when Zist sets off to take over as harper for Natalon’s coal-mining camp, Pellar - along with his fire-lizard, Chitter – joins him on a secret mission of his own: to find out if reported thefts of coal are the work of the Shunned, criminals condemned to a life of wandering and hardship. Halla is one of the children of the Shunned. Though innocent of their parents’ crimes, these children have inherited their cruel punishment. Lack of food, shelter, and clothes is their lot; hope is unknown to them. And what future would they hope for? Without a hold to call their own, there will be no protection for them when the lethal Thread inevitably falls again. Life is particularly tough for Halla. Her family gone, she must fend for herself. Yet despite the brutality of her surroundings, Halla is kind and gentle, devoted to those more helpless than she. As depraved as Halla is good, Tenim is in league with Tarik, a crooked miner from Camp Natalon, who helps him steal coal in exchange for a cut of the profit. But Tenim soon realizes there is a lot more to be made from firestone, the volatile mineral that enables the dragons of Pern to burn Thread out of the sky. Tenim doesn’t care what he has to do, or whom he has to kill, in order to corner the market. Cristov is Tarik’s son. Dishonored by his father’s greed and treachery, the boy feels he must make amends, even if it means risking his life by mining the volatile firestone, which detonates on contact with the slightest drop of moisture. When the last remaining firestone mine explodes in flames, a desperate race begins to find a new deposit of the deadly but essential mineral, for without it there can be no defense against Thread. But Tenim has a murderous plan to turn tragedy to his own advantage, and only Pellar, Halla, and Cristov can stop him - and ensure that there will be a future for all on the world of the Dragonriders.

About the Author: Anne McCaffrey, the Hugo Award-winning author of the bestselling Dragonriders of Pern® novels, is one of science fiction’s most popular authors. With Elizabeth Ann Scarborough she co-authored Changelings and Maelstrom, Books One and Two of The Twins of Petaybee. McCaffrey lives in a house of her own design, Dragonhold-Underhill, in County Wicklow, Ireland.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: Dragon's Fire (Dragonriders of Pern Series)
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Binding: MP3 CD
Book Condition: Very Good

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace


Anne McCaffrey
Published by Brilliance Audio (2006)
ISBN 10: 1423314581 ISBN 13: 9781423314585
Used Quantity Available: 1
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)

Book Description Brilliance Audio, 2006. MP3 CD. Condition: Good. Unabridged. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 1423314581

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 90.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds