Hastur Lord has ratings and 53 reviews. Shira said: It had been so many years since I last read the Darkover series, I had lost touch and didn’t even. Hastur Lord (English). 0 references. series · Darkover series. 1 reference. imported from Wikimedia project · English Wikipedia · genre · science fiction novel. A gripping fantasy novel set in Marion Zimmer Bradley’s Darkover universe. Regis Hastur was the heir to the most powerful domain on Darkover. When.

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I kord SO glad I found it. I hate it when this happens. When his grandfather died, he would inherit the title Hastur of Hastur, Regent of Darkover—king in everything but name. Once I started, I couldn’t stop, going through his collection and then buying or borrowing the rest. Treason of the Blood. I can hardly imagine this book, hastud is in part a love story between two men, might have fared in the 80’s. This whole process is a power grab by the Expansionist party. Or would he turn away from his destiny and finally make his real dreams come true?

Unfortunately, Rinaldo had not been groomed for leadership and things quickly fall apart. All this said, there were flaws with this book the contrived plot being the most glaring. In particular, the description of physical movement was awkward although some of the love scenes were well written. But now that his time hastyr at hand, was Regis willing to make the personal sacrifices necessary to lead his world? As with all the rec I’ve been reading the Darkover books for, oh, maybe 20 years now and lrod saddens me to think that I won’t be reading any more new ones.

May 18, Avis Black rated it liked it Shelves: How do they not trust each other completely after being open to each other, mind to mind, all these years? Please review your cart. Bettany announces that she is pregnant. Want to Read saving…. In terms of Darkover’s timeline, the book takes place ten years after The World Wreckers.


hasyur He forces Regis to marry Linnea Storn – the mother of his daughter Kierestelli and his unborn son Danilo – by threatening to have Danilo Syrtis killed. Not the best of the Darkover books but an easy read. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.

As with all the recent books, this one covers that part of Darkover’s history post-Terran rediscovery. I suspect that Deborah J. He is one of those whose motivations should have been explored further, and would have been if MZB had actually written this.

To view it, click here. The ending is a mixed bag, some happy endings, llord loss, some just desserts. Hunters of the Red Moon.

Regis lorv that his brother has been raised as a monk in Neversin Monastery.

Year Of The Big Thaw. Hated Rinaldo from the start. But, starting at the beginning is the start of an adventure. Ross, have always maintained that they won’t let consistency from one “Darkover” story to another stand in the way of a good story.

Hastur Lord

hsatur Aug 14, Nicole Simon rated it did not like it Shelves: As the Terran Empire makes the swift and galaxy changing political move to establish itself as a Federation, Darkover could lose its status of being a C Deborah J. The advantage to writing stories set in an already-established world with already-established characters is that you have an existing, enthusiastic market for your stories, and can minimize the time spent establishing character and setting; in this case, your readers already know something of the world of Darkover, something of the personalities of Regis and Danilo, Gabriel and Javanne and some of the other, lesser characters.

Apr 20, Bron rated it really liked it Shelves: Childe Morgan Katherine Kurtz. This page was last edited on 17 Augustat But now that his time was at hand, was Regis willing to make the personal sacrifices necessary to lead hhastur world?


Hastur Lord (Darkover, book 23) by Marion Zimmer Bradley and Deborah J Ross

Just didn’t work for me. A gripping fantasy novel set in Marion Zimmer Bradley’s Darkover universe. Now called the Terran Federation, it seeks to end the days of protected planets. The review must be at least 50 characters long.

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But since this story was apparently not much under way when those books were written, that is exactly what we are faced with: Thank goodness for the 21st century, which allows the book to expand upon the relationship between these two wonderfully strong men in a way which is quite nastur and beautiful. But even reading the book with the leniency that fanfiction deserves, this is a Okay, so there’s never going to be another Heritage of Hastur and I should stop looking for it.

I don’t think that is fair unless I stopped and the fault with the book is very clear. And I know it is me more than it is the author because I did dip into the book at the end and towards the end to see how it ended. Lady of the Trillium.

Regis Hastur, lord of the most powerful of the seven Domains in Darkover, learns that the Empire is about to b. Ross series Darkover The other characters seemed to just be there, with an amazing lack of ability to either communicate or to make decisions, or if they did make decisions they were bad ones.