Anne McCaffrey, one of the world's most popular authors, is best
known for her Dragonriders of Pern(R) series. She was the first
woman to win the top two prizes for science fiction writing, the
Hugo and the Nebula awards. She was also given the American Library
Association's Margaret A. Edwards Award for Lifetime Literary
Achievement in Young Adult Fiction, was inducted into the Science
Fiction Hall of Fame, and was named a Science Fiction Writers of
America Nebula Grand Master. Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in
1926, McCaffrey relocated to Ireland in the 1970s, where she lived
in a house of her own design, named Dragonhold-Underhill. She died
Todd McCaffrey is the bestselling author of the Pern novels "Dragonsblood, Dragonheart, "and "Dragongirl, "and the co-author, with his mother, Anne McCaffrey, of "Dragon's Time, Dragon's Kin, Dragon's Fire, "and" Dragon Harper." A computer engineer, he currently lives in Los Angeles. Having grown up in Ireland with the epic of the Dragonriders of Pern, (R) he is bursting with ideas for new stories of that world, its people, and its dragons.
PRAISE FOR ANNE McCAFFREY AND TODD McCAFFREY
"SF grand master McCaffrey and her son Todd combine their prodigious storytelling talents to craft a complex tale of desperation and sacrifice, love and loss."--"Library Journal "(starred review)
"These fabled dragons still cast a spell."--"Publishers Weekly"
"Captivating . . . The McCaffreys are well known for their brilliant characterizations, and they do not disappoint here."--"Booklist"