Queen Abrastal was the wife of King Tarkulf of the Bolkando Kingdom and commanded her own regiment, the Evertine Legion. The Bolkando chancellor Rava thought that she also had her own spies.[1]

She was described as having fiery red hair and deep brown, nearly black eyes. Spax called her Firehair.[2]

In Dust of DreamsEdit

Chancellor Rava and Conquestor Avalt were discussing the possibility that Abrastal might have spies at the Letherii court who might be behind the mysterious deaths of Rava's spies there. The both seemed to fear the Queen far more than her husband and agreed that she must not get involved in their 'present game'.[3]

Abrastal sent her daughter Felash, ostensibly as an ambassador, to Letheras to meet with King Tehol and Queen Janath. It was Janath's opinion that Felash had come to eliminate a rival spy networks, or rather her handmaiden would on her behalf.[4]

In The Crippled GodEdit

Abrastal attended Tavore's parley. She brought along Evertine soldiers who went out amongst the Malazans with bottles 'to be human'. It was not clear whether the bottles contained drink or medicine.[5]


Abrastal had many children. Mentioned were:

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