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Publication Order of Darkover Books

The Planet Savers (1962)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Sword of Aldones (1962)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Bloody Sun (1964)Description / Buy at Amazon
Star of Danger (1965)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Winds of Darkover (1970)Description / Buy at Amazon
The World Wreckers (1971)Description / Buy at Amazon
Darkover Landfall (1972)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Spell Sword (1974)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Heritage of Hastur (1975)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Shattered Chain (1976)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Forbidden Tower (1977)Description / Buy at Amazon
Stormqueen! (1978)Description / Buy at Amazon
Two to Conquer (1980)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sharra's Exile (1981)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hawkmistress! (1982)Description / Buy at Amazon
Thendara House (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
City of Sorcery (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Heirs of Hammerfell (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rediscovery (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Exile's Song (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Shadow Matrix (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Traitor's Sun (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Zandru's Forge (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Flame in Hali (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hastur Lord (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Death of Brendan Ensolare (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Children of Kings (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Thunderlord (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ski the Hellers (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Laran Gambit (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Chronological Order of Darkover Books

Darkover Landfall(1972)Description / Buy at Amazon
Stormqueen!(1978)Description / Buy at Amazon
Thunderlord(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Traitor's Sun(1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hawkmistress!(1982)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Heirs of Hammerfell(1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rediscovery(1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Shattered Chain(1976)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Spell Sword(1974)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Forbidden Tower(1977)Description / Buy at Amazon
Thendara House(1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
City of Sorcery(1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
Star of Danger(1965)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Winds of Darkover(1970)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Bloody Sun(1964)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Heritage of Hastur(1975)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Planet Savers(1962)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sharra's Exile(1981)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Sword of Aldones(1962)Description / Buy at Amazon
The World Wreckers(1971)Description / Buy at Amazon
Exile's Song(1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Shadow Matrix(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Two to Conquer(1980)Description / Buy at Amazon
Zandru's Forge(2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Flame in Hali(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hastur Lord(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Children of Kings(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Death of Brendan Ensolare(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ski the Hellers(2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Laran Gambit(2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Darkover Anthology Books

Publication Order of Clingfire Books

By: Deborah J. Ross, Marion Zimmer Bradley
The Fall of Neskaya (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Zandru's Forge (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Flame in Hali (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Children of Kings Books

By: Deborah J. Ross, Marion Zimmer Bradley
The Alton Gift (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hastur Lord (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Children of Kings (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon

Marion Zimmer Bradley is great author who has done various books. She is the author of the Darkover series plus many more novels. She was born on 3rd June 1930 in Albany, New York, United States. She passed away on 25th September 1999 at 69 years of age after he did several books. She married his second husband Walter H. Breen as from 1964 to 1990 after divorcing with the first husband Robert Alden Bradley whom she married in 1949 to 1964. They had a son with the first husband known as David Robert Bradley. Marion had two other children namely Moira Greyland and Mark Greyland with the second husband. She attended the Hardin-Simmons University situated in Abilene Texas and graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Arts. She later joined the University of California, Berkeley where she got involved in several local groups. She later got involved in the western tradition esoteric during her time in college training as a teacher. She is one of the most recognized authors who have done fantasy, science fiction, historical fantasy, science fantasy novels and the best Arthurian fiction novels. In her career, she had achieved several awards like the Locus award for the best fantasy novel and an award for life achievement for the world fantasy. Her books are available online and even in the local libraries where you can get all his books for a fantastic reading. She has written series like the Darkover and The Mist of Avalon.

In her Darkover series, she wrote several books with her first publication being in 1958. The first novel in the series is known as “The Planet Savers” while the second book is entitled “The Sword of Aldones” that was published in 1962 just about four years after her first publication. The books are very motivating and inspiring. To get the complete series, you can always go online and you will find them at relatively lower prices. These are some of the best work that was done by Marion Zimmer Bradley during her career.

The Planet Savers

This is the genesis book in the series Darkover written by Marion Zimmer Bradley. It was published in 1958 as the first work of the late and has a very smart setting despite being written in early periods. This is the book that introduces you to the Gottman IV which is the legendary world. One of the characters in the book is Dr. Randall Forth who is stressed by the current situation of fever that has destroyed the life of their people for the last 48 years. He therefore decides to consult a fellow doctor known as Jay Allison to go through hypnosis. They also call upon Jason Allison who is the secondary personality and also very experienced mountain climber. They combine their skills with Dr. Jay Allison and with Jason leading the group into Heller with an aim of finding some medical volunteers from Trailmen. He is accompanied by more people like Kyla Raineach, Regis Hastur, Rafe Scott among others. During their journey to Trilmen, you find that Jason falls in love with one of the women who accompanied them known as Kyla. On their way, they are troubled as they are attacked by a group of Trailwomen and at this point, we find out that the characters of Jay are seen to be more formal compared to those of Jason. This was on the contrary as everyone expected. On their arrival to Trailmen, they are given a very warm welcome because this is the place where Jay/Jason once lived during their childhood stage. They are organized for a special party in the tree house of the Trailmen. The elder are surprised and are very eager to know why Jay/Jason have brought in strange people to their nest. He tells them their main aim of the visit and Hastur Regis is officially introduced to the elders. They say to the elders that they want to find a solution to the fever that has destroyed their people’s life for the last 48 years and now needs some medical volunteers. They are handed 100 medical volunteers whom they party with before they set back to Terran Trade City. Just after some few months, they manage to come up with a serum that could cure the fever. This makes Regis Hastur very proud and get to thank Jay/Jason Allison. To get more on the story, then find the books online for more reading. They are very inspiring and motivating books that you will definitely love reading.

The Sword of Aldones

This comes as the second book of the Darkover series by Marion. The books was published in 1962 with a very inspiring and motivating story. The first character in the book is Lew Alton who gets backs to Darkover after missing for quite long. He cogitates of the Sharra rebellion that led to the death of his wife some six years ago. As he walks, he suddenly comes across a woman who resembles Linnell Aillard but unfortunately the woman does not recognize her. As he arrives in the Comyn Council, his domain of Aldaran despite the deliberations being in progress. Lew finds that the council is separated and this makes Lew to take the side of anti-Aldaran. This is the point that Lew tells the council that Sharra is active up to this moment and it is entrenched into the sword’s hilt. The Sharra matrix is discussed more during the riding party by the members of the council. At this particular time there are rumors that all the attack have been caused by the Dyan Ardais and even they are still planning more attacks.

This is one of the best books that was written by Marion Zimmer Bradley. They teach the public about wrangles of power and how some people can their power to finish others. You get more details of the book online today. This is the place where you will find all the books in the series for more and more reading. They are also available in the local libraries where you can always find these smart and motivational books. Buy the books online today and you will love reading more interesting and aspiring stories.

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