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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Feisty and Streetwise, fliyht 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. Thus, I approached sequel Pegasus in Flight — a cherished childhood favorite — with trepidation.
The adults who guide their training are also interesting and have their own stories as well. The Sword of Aldones. Ruth Longknife’s First Christmas. This book goes onto my “cannot recommend for any reason” list. Anne frequently presents the same information multiple times, or wanders down a dull and easily cut siding.
Love Pegasus In Flight? A fairly good story about kids with special powers, the people who want to use them selfishly, and those who want to direct them toward the good while also protecting them. What I loved about this book as a child was the depiction of a grim life in the urban projects known as flkght “Linears” where twelve year old Tirla survived on her wits without adult supervision by working as a freelance lookout, translator, and con man.
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It makes me wonder how many more ways Talent will evolve over time. In the future, Earth is overcrowded and trying to colonize space mccaffgey alleviate the strain.
The review must be at least 50 characters long. Meanwhile, kidnappers prey on children for pederastic pursuits and for spare parts. The Talent 2The Talents Universe 2.
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Ann McCaffery has a way of gripping your emotions and taking them on the ride of your life. From Publishers Weekly McCaffrey continues to develop her future world in which psionic Talents, once feared flght despised, are by now necessary to the comfort and conduct of society.
But not at the expense of accuracy in the translation. May 15, Nightwitch rated it really liked it Shelves: The thing that brought this up to a 3 for me instead pefasus I originally read this as a kid in the nineties, and I remember really liking it.
Read more Read less. Class struggles were OK in the end so long as you could escape them by having the upper class take you under their wing and lift you into their world. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The only things that sort of disturbed me was the relationship that sort of develops between Tirla and Sascha Roznine, the flatness of the antagonists and the ‘perfection’ of the Talented world.
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McCaffrey’s world of the Talented is as mccarfrey as that of Pern and its dragons. By the time the three children of her marriage were comfortably in school most of the day, she had already achieved enough success with short stories to devote full time to writing.
Views Read Edit View history. And when two Talented children were discovered to have some very unusual –and unexpected– abilities, she realized that she would have to reassess the potential of all Talentkind Set up a giveaway. Sep 14, Miranda Visser rated it it was ok. Even in the future, there are still dregs of society who prey on children, trafficking them for labour, fljght, and sex.
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Tirla is only twelve years old when she comes to the Center, while Sascha is a confirmed adult I mccsffrey him as early 30s.
Also, the characters find themselves in all sorts of settings: The Heirs of Hammerfell. However, these characters are socialized by adults wh A recent sci-fi book put me pegasis a nostalgia kick for all the sci-fi loves of my childhood. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. McCaffrey continues her fascinating parapsychic chronicle in this fast-paced, easy read, and readers are sure to care about her multidimensional, believable characters.
The children were great characters and clever. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Product details File Size: Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in flighht, McCaffrey relocated to Ireland in the s, where she lived in a house of her own design, named Dragonhold-Underhill.
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Pegasus in Flight continues the story of the Talents, a group of powerful psychics whose abilities have become vital to the Earth’s economy. And the final chapter could have been a bit more upbeat AND better crafted.
You’ll notice that I flivht nothing to say about the characters. Jul 03, Teresa rated it really liked it Shelves: But there are plans to build a platform for moving some of the human race into space.
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