• No Comments

CHAPTER ONE. The Masterharper of Pern. By ANNE MCCAFFREY Del Rey. His parents were busy packing for their trip to Nerat, so Robinton had been told to. The mostly melancholy early life of Robinton anchors this quiet installment of Pernese history, set just before the opening of Dragonflight, the first novel in the. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “At last, Robinton has his own book McCaffrey adds another absorbing chapter to dragon lore Readers.

Author: Doukora Taukus
Country: Bermuda
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Health and Food
Published (Last): 20 October 2008
Pages: 308
PDF File Size: 5.34 Mb
ePub File Size: 5.8 Mb
ISBN: 977-5-96326-821-2
Downloads: 11695
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Bajar

Robinton musters the holders to defend Tarathel, and Gifflen is killed when a knife is thrown from the crowd – by “Nip”. Yet Robinton has forgotten his ability to commune with dragons. The worst for me is that the continuity errors against the rest of the canon are utterly jarring.

Evenek is to be their harper but not to teach any harper nonsense. His mother and father are both talented musically, which enhances the musical thf in him that he is a prodigy. He is a musical prodigy, which his self-absorbed composer father fails to notice. Changing into the clothing of Fax’s guards, Robinton witnesses Lady Gemma go into labor, and F’lar duel Fax, killing him – also finding that Lessa masterhagper, the daughter of Lord Kale, is in fact alive and posing as a drudge.


Stay in Touch Sign up. December 15, ISBN: Of course this was at the height of the publish anything with “Dragon” in the title mania. Because that’s what we really wanted to know about the Masterharper, right? Continue mastetharper Checkout Continue shopping.

The Masterharper of Pern

Robinton waved frantically, recognizing Cortath’s bright bronze coat and his passengers, but he didn’t think even his mother was looking down just then. Robinton ends up in an informal relationship with Silvina – who will not espouse him as she knows he still thinks of Kasia – and they have a son, Camowho is mentally challenged due to suffering oxygen deprivation during birth. It details the birth and early life of Robintonwho becomes the MasterHarper of Pern shortly before Lessa becomes Weyrwoman.

Robinton composed many successful songs at a very early age and was unanimously elected Masterharper, also at a relatively young age. Because it’s been all of a couple of days and they’re engaged now. But those are few you to read. Some characters, like Boba Fett and Darth Vader in Star Wars, lose some of their magic when we know too much about them, and I can’t help but feel, a little bit, that this holds true for Robinton, too.

Prince of the Blood. The title should be at least 4 characters long.

This is the story of his life from a newborn until a bit after he becomes the Masterharper of Pern. A Council is called at Benden Hold to determine who will succeed Maidir. Perfect Robinton, so they can’t make her forget her dead husband and fall for them.


Men could only talk to their own unless circumstances warranted, like the heart attack. So it was a fast read without much to linger over or think about.

Tinamon is the Healer. Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews.

The Masterharper of Pern – Wikipedia

Pern 1 – 10 of 25 books. Wonegal is the MasterVintner based there. Silvina is Lorra’s daughter. Pierie Hold is… masterhatper Merelan grew up and where Gennell sends the young family.

He hears dragons, but thinks it is human voices. MasterHarper of Pern showed improvement in plotting and characterization compared to the few books published prior.

This audiobook can be listened to on: In the White Dragon, the dragons all speak directly to Robinton to stop him dying from his heart attack. I thoroughly enjoyed this one and am looking forward to the coming books. It was all just Jora dies at Benden Anns, but her dragon Nemorth is bound to the Hatching Ground since she had clutched.

The one that ended up with Petiron and Robinton arguing over who loved her more after she died?