Revisiting a beloved book is like going home after a long journey.  My own life experiences in the interim color the familiar words on the pages, reanimating and enlivening the familiar descriptions and characterizations. I know these characters and I miss them if I am gone too long.  Yes, the journey they take never varies, and yes, I … Continue reading Re-Re-Read

Title: Dragonsdawn by Anne McCaffrey

Pern is a world where telepathically bonded humans and dragons battle with a mindless spore that has an insatiable appetite for all organic life. The first few books of the series introduce the readers to the centuries old conflict amid the trappings of a feudal society through the lives of the planet's leaders.  The books fit nicely inside the Fantasy Fiction genre. But then things get a little … Continue reading Title: Dragonsdawn by Anne McCaffrey