Darkover Wiki
Advertisement

Javanne Hastur is the sister to Regis Hastur as well as the mother of Mikhail Lanart-Hastur; power-crazed instigator of several incidents involving Mikhail, Marguerida, and Domenic.  Javanne is very ambious for a woman on a planet dominated by men; she can be very stubborn, wanting things done her way and prefers Darkover to go back to the old ways.

She is married to Gabriel and mothered three sons, Rafael, Gabriel and Mikhail, and two daughters Ariel and Liriel, who is a gifted leronis.

Described as not being tall, with rust-brown hair that has lightened with age, gray eyes and a square jaw.  Said to strongly resemble her brother and has 6 fingers on her hand. Javanne turns out to have a medical problem that is responsible for a lot of the problems she caused. Domenic, whom she treated poorly, ends up spending time with her just before she dies, in the beginning of The Alton Gift.

Advertisement