Special 20th Anniversary Edition, featuring a new introduction by Mercedes
Successful SF writer Anne McCaffrey and hot fantasy author Mercedes Lackey
collaborate on this heartwarming tale of a little girl's search for a long-dead
Anne McCaffrey was the Hugo Award-winning author of the bestselling Dragonriders of Pern(R) novels, the Brainship series, and others. She remains one of the most popular science fiction authors of all time. Mercedes Lackey is the New York Times best-selling author of the Bardic Voices series and the Serrated Edge series (both Baen), the Heralds of Valdemar series, and many more. Among her popular Baen titles are The Fire Rose, The Lark and the Wren, and The Shadow of the Lion (with Eric Flint and Dave Freer). She lives in Oklahoma.