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Dragonheart: Anne McCaffrey's Dragonriders of Pern

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

Excellent story

I love the Dragons of Pern stories and I loved this story also. Was sorry to reach the end... Todd McCaffrey does as wonderful a job creating the story and taking you away to Pern as his mother does.. I can tell the difference in their storytelling/writing, but both are...
I love the Dragons of Pern stories and I loved this story also. Was sorry to reach the end... Todd McCaffrey does as wonderful a job creating the story and taking you away to Pern as his mother does.. I can tell the difference in their storytelling/writing, but both are excellent. I look forward to more stories about Pern.

posted by EffieTX on May 11, 2010

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Most Helpful Critical Review

3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Sad to see a sell out.

As a HUGE Pern fan this book was a let down. I LOVED the characters and even the writing wasn't bad. I think Todd is doing a pretty good job, especially with such large shoes to fill. However, the being said, I think that no matter how good a story STARTS it should r...
As a HUGE Pern fan this book was a let down. I LOVED the characters and even the writing wasn't bad. I think Todd is doing a pretty good job, especially with such large shoes to fill. However, the being said, I think that no matter how good a story STARTS it should really have some sort of a conclusion/ending/something - and this did not. I was very upset to find that there was no conclusion to ANY of the main storylines and am assuming that readers are expected to cough up an additional $20+ for the next book that will complete this storyline. I find it sad that Todd has already sold out and is letting fans of The McCaffrey's down.

posted by AliciaS20 on November 16, 2008

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  • Posted January 23, 2010

    Very dissapointing

    I am a great fan of the Pern series and have enjoyed Todd McCaffrey's other contributions to it, but this one fell flat. Weak characters, uninteresting plot that seemed to be an expansion on a side plot from another book. It could have been done in 3 or 4 chapters. Also, the children saving the day was way too much sillyness.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 12, 2014

    Not up to Pern standards, a real letdown. Characters were so-so

    Not up to Pern standards, a real letdown. Characters were so-so, action minimal and ending missing.

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