Acorna's World

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Acorna's World
Author Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Country United States
Language English
Series Acorna Universe[1]
Genre Fantasy, Science fiction
Media type Print (Paperback)
Preceded by Acorna's People
Followed by Acorna's Search

Acorna's World (2000) is a fantasy or science fiction novel by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough. It was the fourth in the Acorna Universe series initiated by McCaffrey and Margaret Ball in Acorna: The Unicorn Girl (1997). World was preceded by Acorna's People followed by Acorna's Search.[1]

Plot summary[edit]

Having come to understand her Linyaari past, Acorna has become a member of the crew of the Condor, a salvage ship. The crew consists of the mildly eccentric Captain Becker, the ship's feline first mate RK (otherwise known as Roadkill), and Aari, a Linyaari who is still scarred physically and emotionally from his capture and subsequent torture by the Khleevi. While searching space for salvage, they come across the wreck of a ship with information indicating that the Khleevi are on the move in that sector of space, and may come to the Linyaari homeworld of Narhii-Viliinyar before long. Acorna and her friends must now warn their people and find a way to stop the oncoming Khleevi horde.


  1. ^ a b Acorna Universe series listing at the Internet Speculative Fiction Database. Retrieved 2011-11-03.
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