The next in McCaffrey’s popular Saga of the Talents series (Pegasus in Flight, To Ride Pegasus), this novel follows the adventures of a group of psychically. Editions. Pegasus In Space . Anne McCaffrey · Paperback · Ebook. View more editions. Buy from Buy from – arrow icon. Hive · Waterstones. Pegasus in Space, is the third and final book in The Talent Series by Anne McCaffrey, this novel is then followed by a continuing series, The Tower and the Hive.
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. And woe to anyone who harms either one of them–for the young girl’s talent may prove to be the most amazing of all. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
What could yet be What science fiction is meant to be. There is Peter Reidinger, a teenage paraplegic who happens to be the strongest telekinetic ever, his mind capable of teleporting objects and people thousands of miles in the blink of an eye.
Pegasus in Space (Pegasus, book 3) by Anne McCaffrey
People who will stop at nothing to maintain their power or to revenge its loss. As usual, the heroes of McCaffrey’s world are competent to a fault, everyone else is incompetent, if not stupid, and the villains are just competent enough to be bad, but are otherwise stupid. As for the characters, I found them lackluster to a fault. Anne McCaffrey is one of my ultimate favourite writers and I was not let down in the slightest even with the displeasing narration of her fantastic book.
The series was written over quite a period of time; To Ride Pegasus was published inwhich is some level of excuse for the massive gender essentialism, astoni To Ride Pegasus, Damia, The Rowan, Pegasus in Flight, and Pegasus in Space, Anne McCaffrey – I was lending a couple of these to a friend, and was struck by the urge to re-read them first.
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Praise “Few are better at mixing elements of high fantasy and hard science fiction. Characters are simply talking plot devices in most cases, especially all the background characters, every single one of which must be mentioned by first and last names.
With the successful completion of the Padrugoi Space Station, humanity has at last achieved its first large-scale permanent presence in space. Other Series You Might Like. Published February 27th by Del Rey first published January 1st But there are those who, for motives of their own, want Padrugoi to fail. Cut down to novella length, this might have been a good story for me, but as a novel, I found it too full of fluff, tediously paced, and unengaging from beginning to end.
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But there are those who, for selfish motives of pegassu own, want Padrugoi and the other outposts to fail. Pegasus in Space by Anne McCaffrey feels like one of those superfluous books that didn’t need to get written, and only got written to milk an existing property.
LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices. What can I say? Love this series This book is my favorite spxce this series. However, we have gone so far into fantasy as to think that we can pick and choose which scientific facts we believe. It is, however, in the handling of broader themes and the worlds of her imagination, particularly the two series The Ship Who Pebasus and the fourteen novels about the Dragonriders of Pern that Ms.
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For an overpopulated Earth whose resources are strained to the breaking point, there is only one place to look for r In a triumphant career spanning more than thirty years, Anne McCaffrey has won the devotion of millions of fans. The various plotlines are zoomed through hastily, and the introduction of a new Talent appears to be done solely to view spoiler [provide a way to cure Peter’s paralysis, which struck me as really unfortunate – one of the fascinating things about the previous book was Peter’s paralysis and the ways in which that both spurred and was he Such a disappointment.
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The biggest problem I have with the series, though, is her bad habit of having her heroes and they usually are heroes be self-righteous; they’re always right, and the people who oppose them are stupid, evil, or both, but they tend to ann very high-handed and aggressive about pushing their inevitably-correct agenda, and not very good at considering the sometimes-valid criticisms they face.
She can mend nerves, and her only purpose in the book is to reverse Peter’s paralysis. Looking for More Great Reads?
Jun 25, Ward Bond rated it it was amazing. But there are those who, for motives of their own, want Padrugoi to fail. Standing in their way are the Talented, men and women gifted with extraordinary mental powers that have made them as peggasus as they are respected—and utterly indispensable to the colonization effort. Science is always adjusting information around the basic fact, but that doesn’t negate the truth of the fact.
Latest to First First to Latest. Too much of the story either felt rushed or stretched way out. I enjoyed this book greatly.