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Moreta by Anne McCaffrey
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bookshelves: adventure, animals, sciencefiction
Read from July 11 to 16, 2010

This entry in the Pern series fills in the backstory of Moreta's famous ride (the one that inspired Menolly's moving ballad.

A promising love story between Moreta and Lord Alessan gets interrupted by a mysterious viral epidemic that quickly decimates Pern's population. Moreta, a healer and dragonrider, is a driving force in the efforts to stop the spread of the disease. Her courage is admirable (and the stuff of ballads), but when she drives herself and a borrowed dragon too far, tragedy ensues.
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