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Dragondrums by Anne McCaffrey – As Menolly uncovers magic and intrigue, mischievous Piemur discovers the rhythm of adventure in the final book in the. Dragondrums is the third book of the Harper Hall Trilogy in the Dragonriders of Pern series by Anne McCaffrey. Dragondrums was first published by Atheneum in. The Paperback of the Dragondrums (Harper Hall Trilogy Series #3) by Anne McCaffrey at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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There is some fun with the politics of Pern in the backgr I remember distinctly not liking this book as much as the other two of this series when I read it back as a child oh, yes I was doing a reread bit for a couple daysbut it turns out that it’s actually a fun book! By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Book ratings by Goodreads. Removing his drudge disguise, Piemur goes and hides until he can leave with those visiting Nabol Hold.

I’m more inclined to believe the latter.

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Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! She died at the age of 85, after suffering a massive draglndrums on 21 November Each Pern novel can be read as a stand alone, but Dragondrums is the third book in the Harper Hall trilogy so if you want to read the books in the order, head over to Dragonsong book 1 and Dragonsinger book 2.


Again, this is good for gettin Don’t go into this book expecting much Menolly; this is Piemur’s book. When I picked this book up to read, I was a little disappointed that it wasn’t a continuation of Menolly’s story. Do you think you can just skip ahead three years and make Menolly a peripheral player? The focus shifts from Menolly to a young imp who is at the Harper Hall but doesn’t take his skill as seriously as Menolly: She’s taken the fact that historically women haven’t had a choice of their sexual partners or control over how their bodies are used.

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Not just because I want to though I do indeed want tobut because the sense of story in the first two books flowed with a confidence utterly lacking in this final one.

The story has difficulty, however, giving us interesting or nuanced characters beyond the main one.


Piemur’s story is fun and adventuresome. Piemur won me over however and I thoroughly enjoyed this book. No trivia or quizzes yet. Aug 06, Jessie Potts rated it it was amazing Shelves: Surprisingly captivating and exciting read.

But I quickly got over my disappointment as I was taken into Piemur’s world. Her novel The White Dragon became one of the first science fiction books dragonrrums appear on the New York Times bestseller list. Mass Market Paperback Trade Paperback.

One day, Menolly comes to get Piemur, telling him they will be attending a Gather at Igen Holdwhere he will be disguised as a scruffy apprentice and listen out for any conversations involving the Oldtimers.

Next is the text detailing the details of the plot. Also I think this book works better if you’ve read enough of the Dragonrider books to understand what’s happening on the Southern continent and what the problems are between the Oldtimers and the rest of Pern. The median rating comes with the utmost leniency. Again, this is good for getting a lay of the land if you’re going to read the other Pern novels, but when I pick up the Harper Hall books for a reread, I frequently find myself leaving this one on the shelf.


However, Piemur hides the good gems in his boots, and the miners manage to trick T’ron into taking dud gems, claiming that the mine is exhausted, and no longer produces the gems that it did in his time.

No longer capable of singing, Piemur is sent on various errands by Masterharper Robinton, including the task of learning the complicated beats of the messenger drums. And Piemur gets the spotlight he deserves. Edwards Award, honoring her lifetime contribution to writing for teens.

Piemur’s first job for Robinton is to travel to a Fort mineholdwhere he finds T’ronthe former Weyrleader of Fort Weyrattempting to claim gems meant for the Harper Hall. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Contents [ show ]. We notice; and we are not happy. Locus Index to SF Awards.

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