Buy Used
CDN$ 0.01
+ CDN$ 6.49 shipping
Used: Good | Details
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: Shipped from the US -- Expect delivery in 1-2 weeks. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Fire Dancer Mass Market Paperback – Nov 1982

See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Mass Market Paperback, Nov 1982
CDN$ 96.80 CDN$ 0.01

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
click to open popover

No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

Product Details

  • Mass Market Paperback
  • Publisher: New Amer Library (Mm); 2nd Printing edition (November 1982)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0451119398
  • ISBN-13: 978-0451119391
  • Product Dimensions: 17.8 x 2.5 x 12.7 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 113 g
  • Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,489,645 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  •  Would you like to update product info, give feedback on images, or tell us about a lower price?

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet on
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on (beta) HASH(0x9f0b581c) out of 5 stars 18 reviews
12 of 12 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9f10e558) out of 5 stars Science Fiction at it's most enjoyable Jan. 28 2001
By Jean - Published on
Format: Mass Market Paperback
I'm not certain why this series has been placed in the romance section, there really isn't any romance involved, it should be placed in the sci-fi section!

Firedancer is the story of a young girl who has lost her planet and people in the supernova of her system's sun. As far as she knows, only she and her Bre'n (her partner-protector-symbiote, not reproductively compatible) have escaped. As she seeks other of her kind who might have been off-planet for the disaster, she runs into more trouble than she expected...
7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9f10e5ac) out of 5 stars great pulp sci-fi adventure Oct. 10 2005
By cadence - Published on
Format: Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase
I read the unfinished Dancer series (Fire Dancer, Dancer's Luck and Dancer's Illusion) as a kid and I wanted to re-read the books as an adult. I bought a used book online and it's even better than I remembered.

It's very much a pulp sci-fi (almost fantasy) adventure series. This book is in the romance section because of her other books, but this truly is an action adventure story not a romance.

Ann Maxwell does a great job at writing compelling characters. The fire dancer Rheba is exotic and exciting. Her mentor Kirtn, the furry Bre'n, is an interesting and unexpected counterpoint. Additional side characters are so interesting that I wish she had written whole books about them such as the mercenary fighters on planet Loo. When I read the book as a kid, I didn't care for the young boy (I don't want to give too much away so I'll stop there), but now I have more empathy for his character. Maxwell is just extremely creative.

Another strength to her writing is that she keeps the plot moving fast. Every chapter ends with a cliffhanger or some other twist on the story. This book is an easy, fun read with some sparkling creativity.

On the downside, the main characters get a little too lucky a little too often toward the end.... there are some gaps in believability that allow the plot to keep moving at a lightning pace. However, the book is so enjoyable that my only real complaint is that I wish she had written more books!
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9f10e888) out of 5 stars A good Read - Great Characters Jan. 15 2000
By A Customer - Published on
Format: Paperback
A terrific blend of romance and sci-fi. the character are absorbing and you plot fixes your interest. whether a sci fi fan or a romance fan you will like this book. I've read this as well as the other two I only hope the series continues soom
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9f10ebe8) out of 5 stars fabulously original July 22 1999
By A Customer - Published on
Format: Mass Market Paperback
I have read many of Lowell's books, this was the first of her sci fi, though. The character's are so complex and well drawn, a great story. My only warning is that this is the first novel in an unfinished series. But it is GREAT! I absolutely loved it. The relationship between the main characters is just wonderful.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9f10eac8) out of 5 stars The Hope of Life... Aug. 29 1995
By A Customer - Published on
Format: Mass Market Paperback
A beautiful story of Senyas Dancers (people who dance with,
for and of the elements). A wonderful story of loss and hope
and the search for life, when almost all hope is lost. I
recommend that you read this the 1st novel in the series.
The follow up of this is "Dancers Luck and Dancers Illusion",
these title are very hard to find and probably out of print.

Look for similar items by category