To Ride Pegasus by Anne MccaffreyTo Ride Pegasus by Anne Mccaffrey

To Ride Pegasus

byAnne Mccaffrey

Mass Market Paperback | January 12, 1986

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“McCaffrey's world of the Talented is as vivid as that of Pern and its dragons.”—Publishers Weekly

When a freak accident furnishes solid scientific proof of paranormal mental abilities, the world reacts with suspicion and fear. How can ordinary people coexist with a minority able to read minds, heal with a touch, peer into the future, or move objects with a thought? How can anyone with such power be trusted not to abuse it? Harsh repression seems the only answer

Gifted with precognitive talent, Henry Darrow has other ideas, foreseeing a future in which the Talents are accepted for what they are and not what they can offer their fellow humans. But the road to that future will not be easy. 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. . . .
Anne McCaffrey, one of the world’s most popular authors, is best known for her Dragonriders of Pern® series. She was the first woman to win the two top prizes for science fiction writing, the Hugo and Nebula awards. She was also given the American Library Association’s Margaret A. Edwards Award for Lifetime Literary Achievement in Youn...
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Title:To Ride PegasusFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 6.95 × 4.25 × 0.5 inPublished:January 12, 1986Publisher:Random House Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0345336038

ISBN - 13:9780345336033

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They were an extraordinary people who read minds, healed bodies, diverted disasters, foretold the future--and became pariahs in their own land. They were the Talented--an elite cadre that had stepped out of the everyday human race--to enter their own.