Anne McCaffrey was born in 1926 in Cambridge, Massachusetts and published her first novel in 1967. The author of the celebrated Dragonriders of Pern series, McCaffrey was known for her groundbreaking portrayal of women as heroic protagonists, and for her unique combination of science fiction and fantasy. She was the first woman to win a Hugo Award and a Nebula Award, and in 2005 was named a grand master of science fiction. She lived in County Wicklow, Ireland, in a house of her own design, Dragonhold-Underhill, until her death in 2011.
Legends-Vol. 2 Stories By The Masters of Modern Fantasy
Edited by Robert Silverberg with contributions by Terry Goodkind, George R.R. Martin and Anne McCaffrey
The Great Anthology of Short Novels by the Masters of Modern Fantasy
Terry Goodkind tells of the origin of the Border between the lands in the world of The Sword of Truth,...
The Girl Who Heard Dragons
A new edition of the anthology that collects some of Anne McCaffrey's short fiction, from the creator of Pern
Edited by Robert Silverberg with contributions by Stephen King, Robert Jordan, Terry Goodkind, Orson Scott Card and Anne McCaffrey
Acclaimed writer and editor Robert Silverberg gathered eleven of the finest writers in Fantasy to contribute to this collection of short novels. Each of the writers was asked to write a new story...