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Old Dec 5 2011, 09:28 PM   #1
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Default SFF cover artist Darrell K Sweet has died

Darrell K Sweet is best known for his Wheel of Time covers, but he did do a few for Anne's books in the US. The ones I know he did are for Decision at Doona, To Ride Pegasus, Dinosaur Planet, and Dinosaur Planet Survivors:






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I've got Decision at Doona, To Ride Pegasus, and seen Dinosaur Planet, and Dinosaur Planet Survivors, first Anne Non Pern book thanks for sharing this, how sad.
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I'm pretty sure I have all of those. Though, once I can get to that great used book store I won't anymore. Trying to weed out a lot of books to make room for others!
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I have that Pegasus cover in Paperback.
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