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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Linnea, knowing that Regis is romantically committed to Danilo, refuses. Views Read Edit View history. Just didn’t work for me. Una sorella che diventa cugina, cinquant’anni che diventano quarantratre. Darkover – Chronological Order 1 – hastu of 26 books. It doesn’t feel like a story by itself, but more of a filler that, in all sincerity, didn’t need to happen.
End of silly plot, press reset button but political situation remains dire. I must address the egregious mistakes.
The Mists of Avalon. But there’s still so much I like about Darkover that’s in this one: Year Of The Big Hastkr. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. For he dreamed of a different kind of life—a life with the freedom to live and love like an ordinary man, without the expectations and responsibilities of his position. Between Sharra and the World Wreckers, the Comyn are nearly leaderless; those who survive are divided between those who want to become full members of the Terran Federation – led by Valdir Ridenow – and those who want as little contact as possible.
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If there is any real governing hxstur anywhere on Darkover, it is Regis himself. Books with missing cover. There’s no way I could ignore it, once I knew it actually existed. Rinaldo demands that Regis give up all contact with Danilo, on the grounds that their relationship is sinful. The events are too major, had too much impact on the characters in those stories, and too much impact on “recent Darkovan history” NOT to have been referred to.
Hastur Lord (Darkover, #23) by Deborah J. Ross
lorf It Happened at the Hastyr. The Second Science Fiction Megapack. While the rest of the galaxy struggles with political upheaval, Darkover and Rigus struggle with personal relationships and religious fanaticism.
His public life is making life lorr for those he loves. Very true to Ms. Ok, so now we know how Danilo and Linnea came to accept each other’s love for Regis, and their places in his heart but, again, this is a filler. Forming an alliance with Dan Lawton’s wife Tiphani, a fanatical devotee of a religious group with links to the same church that was the foundation of the cristoforos, Rinaldo begins to enforce his own religious beliefs across the Domains.
He causes Regis and Danilo to separate and forces Regis to marry. Some readers may be willing and able to overlook this; I logd it a betrayal of Darkover’s loyal fan base, and find it completely unacceptable. Anyone looking for a rich, complex series with amazing characters and moral and philosophical issues that make you think would be well served by dipping into this series.
View More by This Author. Focuses on Danilo and Regis, which is always good–there aren’t nearly enough books about them.
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If explored further all would have made senses – but I don’t like having to interpret and guess on reasonings, upbringings, and motivations. This is the final straw for Regis. After the Comyn 6Darkover – Publication Order 39more. Ross just doesn’t write as well about Darkover as the planet’s creator did – after all, this is authorised fanfiction rather than ‘the real thing’.
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This book is, first and foremost, about relationships between these strong characters, and for that, I am more than grateful! I can hardly imagine this book, which is in part a love story between two men, might have fared in the 80’s.
Also, I was not pleased with the grammatically correct but clumsily constructed conversation and descriptions. Deborah J Ross’s prowess as a writer is the only reason I’m giving this book 2 stars, instead of 0, and also the reason I managed to stomach this book all the way to the end. Incidentally — for thos I’m waffling between 3 stars and 4 on this one. January 5, Imprint: Hadtur just one small problem: Mar 09, Morgan Dhu rated it it was ok. His grandfather suffers a stroke and dies but not before telling Regis that he has a nedesto older brother.
I read the Darkover books before I was old enough to have the slightest bit of literary discernment.