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Dragon Harper

7.1% complete
2007
2021
1 time
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Added: 01-Aug-2019
Last Updated: 30-Dec-2021

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 30-May-2008
Brilliance Audio
MP3 Audio
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Date Issued:
30-May-2008
Format:
MP3 Audio
Cover Price:
$18.11
Length:
10 hrs 36 min
"Read":
Once
Reading(s):
1)   15 Oct 2021 - 18 Oct 2021
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Internal ID:
2348
Publisher:
ISBN:
Unknown
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Credits:
Susan Ericksen  - Narration
From audible.com:

Life in the Harper Hall is busy for best friends Kindan, Nonala, and Kelsa. As the only female apprentices, Nonala and Kelsa are the butt of jokes and easy targets for the bully Vaxoram and his cronies. But when Kindan springs to Kelsa's defense, he winds up in a fight for his life against the older, bigger Vaxoram - a fight that will lead to a surprising friendship.

Meanwhile, in nearby Fort Hold, a clutch of fire-lizard eggs is about to hatch, and Lord Bemin's beautiful young daughter, Koriana, is determined to Impress one of the delightful creatures. At the hatching, Kindan Impresses a fire-lizard of his own...and wins the heart of Koriana. But Lord Bemin mistrusts harpers and will not hear of a match between his daughter and the low-born Kindan.

Then fate intervenes in the form of a virulent plague as fast-spreading as it is deadly. Arising suddenly, as if out of nowhere, the contagion decimates hold after hold, paying no heed to distinctions of birth.

In this feverish crucible, friendship and love will be tested to the breaking point and beyond. For with Threadfall scant years away, the Dragonriders dare not expose themselves to infection, and it will fall to Kindan and his fellow apprentices to bravely search for a cure and save humanity.

The price of failure is unthinkable. But the price of success may be even harder to bear.
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Author(s)

Anne McCaffrey  
Birth: 01 Apr 1926 Cambridge, Massachusetts
Death: 21 Nov 2011 County Wicklow, Ireland


Todd McCaffrey  
Birth: 27 Apr 1956 Montclair, New Jersey, USA

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