Darkover - Chronological Order Series

26 primary works • 46 total works
Chronological order. Not by publication date! Marion Zimmer Bradley recommended you read by publication date.
For the publication order, see link: Darkover - Publication Order
It is nearly impossible to obtain a coherent history of Darkover. In fact, the novels are full of contradictions and it is, therefore, difficult to choose the "true" version…
Darkover Landfall
3.88
· 6006 Ratings · 181 Reviews · published 1972 · 38 editions
Darkover, planet of wonder, world of mystery, has…
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Stormqueen!
3.89
· 4177 Ratings · 94 Reviews · published 1978 · 38 editions
The great epic of Darkover did not begin with the…
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Thunderlord
3.71
· 268 Ratings · 49 Reviews · published 2016 · 4 editions
A follow-up to The Ages of Chaos omnibus, Thunder…
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The Fall of Neskaya
3.87
· 1748 Ratings · 50 Reviews · published 1998 · 13 editions
The Fall of Neskaya, Book One of the Clingfire Tr…
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Zandru's Forge
3.91
· 1376 Ratings · 35 Reviews · published 2003 · 2 editions
In the era of The Hundred Kingdoms, a time of war…
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Hawkmistress!
4.00
· 4108 Ratings · 79 Reviews · published 1982 · 27 editions
She had rejected her noble birthright and embrace…
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A Flame in Hali
3.90
· 1210 Ratings · 36 Reviews · published 2004 · 11 editions
In the era of The Hundred Kingdoms, a time of war…
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Two to Conquer
3.72
· 2399 Ratings · 50 Reviews · published 1980 · 24 editions
What forces would operate if there were two objec…
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The Heirs of Hammerfell
3.69
· 2065 Ratings · 34 Reviews · published 1989 · 20 editions
Darkover—planet of the Bloody Sun, world of legen…
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Rediscovery
3.83
· 2124 Ratings · 54 Reviews · published 1993 · 15 editions
Leonie Hastur, headstrong and lovely daughter of…
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The Shattered Chain
3.96
· 2735 Ratings · 58 Reviews · published 1976 · 34 editions
While only women can command the power of the mat…
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The Spell Sword
3.77
· 1933 Ratings · 51 Reviews · published 1974 · 31 editions
Although Darkover was a world inhabited by humans…
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The Forbidden Tower
4.06
· 2907 Ratings · 63 Reviews · published 1977 · 31 editions
This is the novel of four who defied the powers o…
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Thendara House
3.98
· 2708 Ratings · 69 Reviews · published 1983 · 21 editions
Bradley, Marion Zimmer, Thendara House
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City of Sorcery
3.77
· 1798 Ratings · 44 Reviews · published 1984 · 28 editions
Haunted by mysterious images of hooded figures, M…
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Star of Danger
3.73
· 1735 Ratings · 54 Reviews · published 1965 · 31 editions
First published in 1965, Star of Danger is a work…
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The Winds of Darkover
3.77
· 1847 Ratings · 30 Reviews · published 1970 · 22 editions
Turning under a blood-red sun, Darkover had alway…
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The Bloody Sun
3.91
· 2491 Ratings · 64 Reviews · published 1964 · 24 editions
This is the re-written version of the original st…
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The Heritage of Hastur
4.03
· 3028 Ratings · 72 Reviews · published 1975 · 31 editions
Described as "Bradley's best novel" by Locus, THE HERIT…
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The Planet Savers
3.76
· 1592 Ratings · 81 Reviews · published 1958 · 73 editions
These two short novels are a welcome addition to…
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Sharra's Exile
3.95
· 2544 Ratings · 39 Reviews · published 1962 · 28 editions
The sequel to Heritage of Hastur, perhaps the single mos…
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The Sword of Aldones
3.72
· 847 Ratings · 24 Reviews · published 1962 · 15 editions
Lew Alton was returning to Darkover - returning a…
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The World Wreckers
3.74
· 1877 Ratings · 43 Reviews · published 1971 · 22 editions
Planetary Investments Unlimited--that was its off…
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Hastur Lord
3.96
· 848 Ratings · 55 Reviews · published 2010 · 7 editions
A never-before-published fantasy novel set in Ma…
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Exile's Song
4.03
· 2542 Ratings · 58 Reviews · published 1996 · 15 editions
She was Margaret Alton, the daughter of Lew Alton…
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The Shadow Matrix
4.05
· 2386 Ratings · 32 Reviews · published 1997 · 18 editions
After spending her youth in the Terran Empire, Ma…
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Traitor's Sun
3.95
· 2172 Ratings · 33 Reviews · published 1999 · 18 editions
Traitor's Sun continues the epic saga of Darkover, t…
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The Alton Gift
3.96
· 1468 Ratings · 47 Reviews · published 2007 · 8 editions
The long-awaited continuation to the popular scie…
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The Children of Kings
3.98
· 563 Ratings · 73 Reviews · published 2013 · 4 editions
A Novel of Darkover®
Millennia ago, the plan…
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Oath of the Renunciates
4.14
· 316 Ratings · 5 Reviews · published 1976 · 1 edition
On the chilly world of Darkover, where women are…
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Music of Darkover
3.72
· 54 Ratings · 8 Reviews · published 2013 · 4 editions
An anthology of stories, songs, and articles abou…
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Stars of Darkover
4.01
· 108 Ratings · 12 Reviews · published 2014 · 3 editions
Return to the world of the Bloody Sun...
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Gifts of Darkover
4.00
· 84 Ratings · 8 Reviews · published 2015 · 3 editions
Marion Zimmer Bradley’s Darkover remains one of t…
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Red Sun of Darkover
3.85
· 1109 Ratings · 10 Reviews · published 1979 · 8 editions
First introduced in 1962, Darkover, the land of t…
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Marion Zimmer Bradley's Darkover
4.18
· 1413 Ratings · 23 Reviews · published 1993 · 7 editions
Return to Darkover, the planet of the Bloody Sun,…
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Domains of Darkover
3.87
· 589 Ratings · 11 Reviews · published 1990 · 6 editions
Join Marion Zimmer Bradley and The Friends of Dar…
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Sword of Chaos
3.83
· 1084 Ratings · 18 Reviews · published 1982 · 8 editions
This second anthology of all-original Darkover st…
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Free Amazons of Darkover
3.96
· 1283 Ratings · 13 Reviews · published 1985 · 11 editions
Return with Marion Zimmer Bradley and the Friends…
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Snows of Darkover
3.82
· 696 Ratings · 9 Reviews · published 1994 · 8 editions
This all-original anthology returns readers once…
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Leroni of Darkover
3.90
· 627 Ratings · 9 Reviews · published 1991 · 6 editions
From the founding of the Comyn Council to a Terra…
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Four Moons of Darkover
3.85
· 542 Ratings · 13 Reviews · published 1988 · 8 editions
Here, readers will find stunning tales of the inh…
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Towers of Darkover
3.92
· 842 Ratings · 7 Reviews · published 1993 · 7 editions
This powerful, all-original anthology returns rea…
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Renunciates of Darkover
4.05
· 918 Ratings · 12 Reviews · published 1991 · 8 editions
From Guild House to lord's court, the Free Amazon…
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The Other Side of the Mirror
3.81
· 556 Ratings · 13 Reviews · published 1987 · 5 editions
From the back cover:

WHEN THE COMYN RU…
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The Keeper's Price
3.92
· 1058 Ratings · 18 Reviews · published 1980 · 12 editions
From the back cover:

The lore of the p…
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Object Lesson
4.11
· 37 Ratings · 1 Reviews · published 2010 · 1 edition
Varzil the Good has put an end to the laran wars,…
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