Published 1988
Publication Order 9th (excluding short stories)
10th (including short stories)
Events 1-8 AL

Dragonsdawn is the earliest Pern novel chronologically speaking. It describes the Landing and the first Threadfall, and the creation of the Dragons from the fire-lizards.

Chapter Synopses Edit

Like Dragonflight, Dragonsdawn was not formally numbered into chapters.

Part 1: Landing Edit

Part 2: Thread Edit

Part 3: Crossing Edit