The next in McCaffrey’s popular Saga of the Talents series (Pegasus in Flight, To Ride Pegasus), this novel follows the adventures of a group of psychically. Editions. Pegasus In Space . Anne McCaffrey · Paperback · Ebook. View more editions. Buy from Buy from – arrow icon. Hive · Waterstones. Pegasus in Space, is the third and final book in The Talent Series by Anne McCaffrey, this novel is then followed by a continuing series, The Tower and the Hive.
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Lists with This Book. The story still fascinates me and makes me wonder how much faster we would be exploring space if we had people with Talents such as these. Only who is going to save the Talented? But the road to that future will not be easy.
The cover of Pegasus in Space. For an overpopulated Earth whose resources are strained to the breaking point, there is only one place to look for relief: Much of the book consists of being told that something happened, then pages of characters talking about it.
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There is Peter Reidinger, a teenage paraplegic who happens to be the strongest telekinetic ever, his mind capable of teleporting objects and people thousands of miles in the blink of an eye.
I really don’t know. Praise “Few are better at mixing elements of high fantasy and hard science fiction. The story seems to drive itself in circles until it finally reaches and end. September Learn how and when to remove this template message. But there are those who, for selfish motives of their own, want Padrugoi and the other outposts to fail.
For an overpopulated Earth whose resources are strained to the breaking point, there is only one place to look for relief: I would love for McCaffrey to write more adventures with Peter Remlinger.
Peter Reidinger, the telepathic and telekinetic Talent introduced in Pegasus in Flightproves to be one of the most important psychic Talents in human history; his ability to tap into outside sources of energy gives him potentially unlimited power, but there are ruthless enemies of all Talent who must be stopped, or all mankind will pay the price.
Slow moving and unfocused.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Jun 19, Connie rated it it was amazing.
Pegasus in Space
Or because you need the information they contain. When I was a child, science was on a pedestal, and going to get us to the moon. I found the work astonishingly dull. There are sinister machinations goi Padrugoi Space Station is complete and now attention has been turned to building Moon Base and Mars Base. Return to Book Page.
The Talents Saga
Oct 20, Peter Peegasus rated it liked it. Anne McCaffrey – one of the all time great sf authors The title above about Anne just sums up my opinion of a great SF author. Too much of the story either felt rushed or stretched way out. As it stands, the book is a bunch of characters who exist solely to provide exposition in between scenes that are told at a plodding pace at great emotional distance. The various plotlines are zoomed through hastily, and the introduction of a new Talent appears to be done solely to view spoiler [provide a way to cure Peter’s paralysis, which struck me as really unfortunate – one of the fascinating things about the previous book was Peter’s paralysis and the ways in which that both spurred and was helped by his telekinesis.
Already long-range telescopes have identified a number of habitable planets orbiting the stars of distant galaxies. The series was written over quite a period of time; To Ride Pegasus was published inwhich is some level of excuse for the massive gender essentialism, astonishing normative heterocentrism, weird racist tendencies, and ableism among other things.
It flows as though this was the next book McCaffrey wrote, instead of coming spzce to the story 10 years later!
It is a complex and fascinating alternate Earth she has created. Ceara exists for scenery and to give Peter someone to have sex with once the reversal has happened. The Pegasus series starts out with a boy that gets paralyzed by a wall and by the end of the series that boy has made history. Kids do have crushes on adults.
The Talents Saga Series
Trivia About Pegasus in Space Absolutely don’t waste time on this as a standalone. This series and especially this book is a terrific bridge from modern world into the fantasy world created by Mercedes Lackey where space exploration is possible because of Takents.
She was the first woman to win the two top prizes for science fiction writing, the Hugo and Nebula awards. Long pages of exposition about minor technical matters, action scenes that are one paragraph long using passive voice.
I am a fan of Anne McCaffrey. Her works are always something else.