Dragonriders of Pern collection 1988

The Dragonriders of Pern is a fantasy/science fiction series of novels and short stories primarily written by Anne McCaffrey. The series takes place on the fictional planet of Pern where life is presented as a pre-industrial society with lords (governors), holds (villages/towns), craftspeople and dragons.

Since 2004, McCaffrey's son Todd McCaffrey has also written Pern novels, both in collaboration with Anne and on his own.

List of Books

See also: List of Pern books

Original Trilogy

Harper Hall Trilogy

Other Novels

Books written by or with Todd McCaffrey

Books written by or with Gigi McCaffrey


  • The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall
    • The Survey: P. E. R. N.
    • The Dolphins' Bell
    • The Ford of Red Hanrahan
    • The Second Weyr
    • Rescue Run
  • A Gift of Dragons
    • The Smallest Dragonboy
    • The Girl Who Heard Dragons
    • Runner of Pern
    • Ever the Twain
  • Beyond Between — A short story included in the Legends II anthology edited by Robert Silverberg ISBN 345456440

Companion Books

Future Books