McCaffrey’s world of the Talented is as vivid as that of Pern and its dragons.”— Publishers Weekly When a freak accident furnishes solid. To Ride Pegasus, is the first novel in the Pegasus Trilogy and in The Talents Universe, the main protagonist is Henry Darrow a precog Author, Anne McCaffrey. To ride Pegasus by Anne McCaffrey, , Ballantine Books edition.

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In his lifetime the Center identifies many Talents and begins to train them and place them in appropriate jobs.

Whilst not a person fan, I can listen to this story more than once, without issue or mfcaffrey. The condescension and manipulation of women for their own good, of course by the male leaders got old very quickly, as did the constant use of the word “ethnic” what ethnicity was never specified – they were just “ethnic”. Or even that feeling when you let go of the ball and just know, beyond a shadow of a doubt, that it is going into the net ane you will win the game. AMC has a great imagination when she’s plotting, coming up with rude concepts, etc, but she completely fails in one major way: This is more of a 3.

But the missing chucks are key parts, and somewhat if rating in their omission.

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At annr point a woman is hypnotised into what appears to be a totally different personality, which is then glossed over as “she’s happier now”, as well as the fact that the talented are required to register themselves or be arrested, and then encouraged to live in the commune, giving over all their wages to it sort of like a cult.


There are many more errors peggasus I corrected as I read or glossed over as nonsense. Darrow and the powerful telepath Daffyd op Owen must win the public’s trust while overcoming the threat of rogue Talents like Solange Boshe, a young girl so consumed with hatred that her thoughts can kill, and the singer known as Amalda, whose telepathic prowess can unite a thousand strangers in joyful harmony—or mold them into a bloodthirsty mob.

To Ride Pegasus was an amazing story, full of science fiction and fantasy elements and really incredible.

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The world she sketches is vibrant and to me a logical extension of ahne own. Sam [from The Talents Universe]. I wish I could get a refund and buy the two books separatly. Damia A Tower and Hive Novel. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. The Fall of Io. Perhaps someday they will re-voice this story, Pegasuss all the edits. Definitely do an unabridged one.

Teenage Aramina has the unusual ability to hear dragons.

The only thing that felt a bit rushed or maybe brushed aside is the romance, but I was too busy reading an action-packed sci-fi book, you know? Jan 12, Pages Buy. As a whole, I am saddened by this representation of beloved stories. Chopped up speedspeak an insult to a great series!

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Now we can prove parapsychic powers exist and who has them.

To Ride Pegasus (The Talent, #1) by Anne McCaffrey

An old favorite of mine. She was the first woman to win the two top prizes for science fiction writing, the Hugo and Nebula awards. Del Rey; 17th printing edition January 12, Language: The next story goes furthest in developing the sense that this setting is an over-crowded world with financial pressures, ethnic pressures, and just waiting for the spark to set off the powder-keg.


All of the parts just roll together. F- 2 of 2 people found this review helpful. Stay in Touch Sign up. Once Frank admits the truth, Henry thanks him and tells him he knew for a month now that his lease would be revoked and he already has a place already leased on the other side of town, he just wanted to hear it from Frank’s own lips. The book naturally jumps from time to time because that is how it’s written.

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I never been tire of it. Jerhattan is one of the biggest and has all the problems one would expect in such a large city.

Lists with This Book. David Wenzel and Robb Walsh. Scientific proof that parapsychic talent exists.

Speaks way too fast and pegasua runs everything together. I came to this series as a child on the recommendation of my mother, who knew my love of science fiction.

Henry goes on to lease The Warehousewhich acts as a temporary residence for the Talents until he can acquire permanent loggings, which he has foreseen. Interesting book, but it felt like a bit of a slog. Have we become what she envisioned?