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Dragonflight
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Published:
New York : Ballantine Books, ©1978.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
xii, 337 pages : map ; 23 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.9 - AR Pts: 14
Lexile measure:
940L
Status:
Crofton Library - Paperback Fiction
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Description

One of the author's early Dragonrider adventures, set on the planet Pern, where deadly "thread" falls from the sky and puts all living creatures at risk. The symbiotic relationship of dragon and rider is the planet's only hope for survival. Dragonflight is the story of Lessa, the last of the noble bloodline of Ruatha Hold. The dragonriders rescue her from servitude while searching for likely candidates to impress the new dragon queen. Lessa is successful at imprinting Ramoth, the new queen, which makes her the leader of the Weyr and the mate of F'lar. As rider of the bronze dragon Mnementh, he is most suitable to lead the on-going struggle against the dreaded thread.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780345335463, 0345335465
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.9, 14 Points
Lexile measure:
940

Notes

General Note
"A Del Rey book."
Description
One of the author's early Dragonrider adventures, set on the planet Pern, where deadly "thread" falls from the sky and puts all living creatures at risk. The symbiotic relationship of dragon and rider is the planet's only hope for survival. Dragonflight is the story of Lessa, the last of the noble bloodline of Ruatha Hold. The dragonriders rescue her from servitude while searching for likely candidates to impress the new dragon queen. Lessa is successful at imprinting Ramoth, the new queen, which makes her the leader of the Weyr and the mate of F'lar. As rider of the bronze dragon Mnementh, he is most suitable to lead the on-going struggle against the dreaded thread.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

McCaffrey, A. (1978). Dragonflight. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

McCaffrey, Anne. 1978. Dragonflight. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

McCaffrey, Anne, Dragonflight. New York: Ballantine Books, 1978.

MLA Citation (style guide)

McCaffrey, Anne. Dragonflight. New York: Ballantine Books, 1978. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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