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Pern Books, Short Stories,
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Novels (publication year Title):

1968 Dragonflight
1971 Dragonquest
1976 Dragonsong
1977 Dragonsinger
1978 The White Dragon
1979 Dragondrums
1983 Moreta: Dragonlady of Pern
1986 Nerilka's Story
1988 Dragonsdawn
1989 The Renegades of Pern
1991 All the Weyrs of Pern
1993 The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall (a collection of short stories)
1994 The Dolphins of Pern
1997 Dragonseye [published as Red Star Rising in the UK]
1998 The Masterharper of Pern
2001 The Skies of Pern
2002 A Gift of Dragons (a collection of short stories)
2003 Dragon's Kin (with Todd McCaffrey)
2005 Dragonsblood (by Todd McCaffrey)
2006 Dragon's Fire (with Todd McCaffrey)
2007 Dragon Harper (with Todd McCaffrey)

Omnibus Editions (Title [Contents])

The Dragonriders of Pern [Dragonflight, Dragonquest, and The White Dragon]
The Harper Hall of Pern [Dragonsong, Dragonsinger, and Dragondrums]
On Dragonwings [Dragonsdawn, Dragonseye, and Moreta]

Short Stories (publication year "Title" [Source]):

1973 "The Smallest Dragonboy" [Get Off the Unicorn and A Gift of Dragons]
1986 "The Girl Who Heard Dragons" [The Girl Who Heard Dragons and A Gift of Dragons]
1989 "The Impression" [Dragonlover's Guide to Pern]
1993 "Survey: P.E.R.N.c" [Chronicles of Pern]
1993 "The Ford of Red Hanrahan" [Chronicles of Pern]
1993 "The Second Weyr" [Chronicles of Pern]
1993 "Dolphin's Bell" [Chronicles of Pern]
1993 "Rescue Run" [Chronicles of Pern]
1998 "Runner of Pern" [Legends, Editor: Robert Silverberg and A Gift of Dragons]
2002 "Ever the Twain" [A Gift of Dragons]
2004 "Beyond Between" [Legends II, Editor: Robert Silverberg]

Novellas which were later included in novels:

"Weyr Search" [Analog, Oct 1967], included in Dragonflight
"Dragonrider" [Analog, Dec 1967 & Jan 1968], included in Dragonflight
A Time When [NESFA Press, 1975], included in The White Dragon

Companion Books

The Dragonlover's Guide to Pern by Jody Lynn Nye with Anne McCaffrey
The Dragonlover's Guide to Pern 2nd Edition by Jody Lynn Nye with Anne McCaffrey
The People of Pern by Robin Wood with text by Anne McCaffrey
The Atlas of Pern by Karen Wynn Fonstad


Anne McCaffrey's Dragonflight from Eclipse Comics (in three parts or one omnibus edition)
Dragonharper (A Crossroads Adventure) by Jody Lynn Nye
Dragonfire (A Crossroads Adventure) by Jody Lynn Nye
Dragonriders of Pern ® board game from Mayfair Games (2 editions)
Dragonriders of Pern ®: The Book Game from Nova Games Designs
Masterharper of Pern CD by Tania Opland & Mike Freeman

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