Acorna is the protagonist in a series of fantasy novels by authors Anne McCaffrey, Margaret Ball and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough. Acornia is a Unicorn girl with special powers such as healing, making things grow, purifying water and air, detecting venom, mineral deposits, metal deposits and chemical imbalances and telepathic communication. The series would also spawn […]


Anne McCaffrey (1926-2011) was an American-Irish novelist of science fiction, fantasy and planetary romance. She is best known for her Dragonriders of Pern series and the novel The Ship Who Sang. She got the inspiration for another one of her well known novels, Restoree, when she saw how women were portrayed in science fiction, while […]