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All The Weyrs Of Pern
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Anne McCaffrey
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-31 - Publisher: Random House

Let Anne McCaffrey, storyteller extraordinare and New York Times and Sunday Times bestselling author, take you on a journey to a whole new world: Pern and discover not only its flora, fauna, population and cultural hierarchy, but the history of an entire civilization. If you like David Eddings, David Gemmell
Of Modern Dragons; and other essays on Genre Fiction:
Language: en
Authors: John Lennard
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

Books about Of Modern Dragons; and other essays on Genre Fiction:
The Shape of Fantasy
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Charul Palmer-Patel
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-14 - Publisher: Routledge

The Shape of Fantasy is an in-depth look at Heroic Epic Fantasy. It depicts structural and narrative patterns with models stemming from science and philosophy. Although Fantasy Fiction is generally defined by its impossibility, Fantasy Fiction not an illogical form. It is, in fact, governed by a sense of rules
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Todd McCaffrey
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-06 - Publisher: BenBella Books, Inc.

When Anne McCaffrey passed in November 2011, it was not only those closest to her who mourned her death; legions of readers also felt the loss deeply. The pioneering science fiction author behind the Dragonriders of PernĀ® series crafted intricate stories, enthralling worlds, and strong heroines that profoundly impacted the
The A to Z of Fantasy Literature
Language: en
Pages: 568
Authors: Brian Stableford
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-08-13 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Once upon a time all literature was fantasy, set in a mythical past when magic existed, animals talked, and the gods took an active hand in earthly affairs. As the mythical past was displaced in Western estimation by the historical past and novelists became increasingly preoccupied with the present, fantasy