Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. McCaffrey continues to develop her future world in Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Kindle App Ad. Look inside this book. Pegasus in Flight (The Talents Saga Book 2) by [McCaffrey, Anne]. Автор: McCaffrey Anne, Книга: Pegasus in Flight, Серия: Pegasus, Жанр: фэнтези. [Anne] McCaffrey’s world of the Talented is as vivid as that of Pern and its dragons.”—Publishers Weekly Earth has reached its.

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I’m giving it five stars because the Talent Universe was absolutely amazing while I was growing up – and this addition expands on that worldbuilding with new characters and ways the world worked appropriate for 90’s soft science fiction.

May 15, Nightwitch rated it really liked it Shelves: I remember being disappointed she and her foretold romance with the much older Sasha barely featured in the next book. Feisty and Streetwise, twelve-year-old Tirla used her extraordinary knack for languages to eke out a living in the Linear developments, where the poor struggled to make ends meet and children were conscripted or sold into menial work programs.

Set up a giveaway. Particularly with regards to who everyone but Rhyssa is descended from.

The other villain is just a stupid and demanding manager who should be assailable just because she’s so incompetent, criminally mismanaging the construction of a space station. Alexa Actionable Analytics pegass the Web. That he will wait for her to be older doesn’t really change the fact that he’s perving on a child.

Then two children are discovered whose extraordinary psychic gifts have the potential to avert the looming catastrophe — or hasten its ominous arrival An expert in Josephson junctions. Then the unthinkable happens.

Flgiht McCaffrey counts as comfort reading. I’m having horrible flashbacks to Damia! Other books in the series.

May 25, Adobe rated it liked it. The Fljght becomes involved with a ruthless head of construction who uses and abuses these talents in the dangerous task of building the first space platform.

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Tirla lives in the dens and warrens of the Linears, large ‘projects’ the blanket the metro center now called Jerhattan New Jersey and Manhattan flkght combined to form one massive city. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. The bad guys are worse. And future novels are cool. The amazing tale finally resumes with Pegasus in Flight, the superb new novel about one of the hottest topics in sf — telepathy.

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I like space drama, that’s my fantasy bread and butter, think Heinlein. Fascinating what the human mind can do when part or all the body is damaged. Fluffy to a fault, the future depicted in this work is simultaneously utterly terrifying and authoritarian, and that’s the good guys.

That said, I loved it as a kid and it is not dreadful ; it’s not the kind of book that you have to hide at the back of your shelf because it’s too racist or sexist or just plain horrible to admit you ever enjoyed.

Peter Reidinger overcomes paralysis to develop the first gestalt with electrical generators this becomes the basis for future space travelwhile Tirlap, an illegal child from the vertical slums, facilitates communication among a wide variety of cultures.

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On the other, the plot hangs on the concept that in some future time period when the earth will have to enact these strict population control laws, “ethnics” living in slums will then as mccagfrey matter of course defy said laws by having as many children mccaffrey possible and selling the children thus produced into slavery, mostly to become child prostitutes or unwilling organ donors, in order to feed and clothe yet more “illegal” children.

In too many ways she only scratches the surface: Three separate main story-lines, two romances, three or four character growth lines, etc.

Miss Tirla, an illegal multilingual girl from a poor section and Peter, who has a severe spinal injury and uses his talent to overcome his disability. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. For example, the f,ight enforces mandatory sterilization for all the poor slum-dwellers, and all the heroic characters denigrate those poor breeders who keep selling their i When I read To Ride Pegasus last year, I was distressed by its sexism and racism.


I’ve been reading so much new stuff from urban fantasy, romance, self-published, and new writers, I had forgotten how layered Ms. Ratings and Reviews 3 31 star ratings 3 reviews. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks!

And the bad guys are just so bad. If this book isn’t sounding very fun, it isn’t, which is exactly my point. This mccafdrey is a must for anyone who loves Anne McCaffrey and her talent stories, but is also self contained and explanatory enough to be enjoyed by those who are just being introduced to the series.

Anne McCaffrey is one of my favorite authors her books have always kept me entertained. Please try again later. Your subscription to Read More was successful.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Even in the mccafrey, there are still dregs of society who prey on children, trafficking them for labour, organs, and sex. The tiered system for reproductive rights ‘illegals’ are forcibly sterilized and conscripted, regular folks get one a piece, and the special Talents presumably have however many they want was also unquestioned and unchallenged.

That’s because there is nothing to say about most of the characters. Four stars because this was a favorite of my adolescence, but I have to say re-reading it reminded me of an argument I got into with a middle-aged man, back in cmcaffrey misspent youth. She died in Book ratings by Goodreads. But the book is showing its age in its racial and gender attitudes. I must divulge this is my first foray into the works of Anne Mccaffrey, so perhaps I am judging too quickly on what may be a fluke in a collection of excellent works.

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