Galhara – The city which guards the mouth of the Bay. The castle sits on a cliff overlooking the mouth of the bay.
Zare Caspian – Daughter of Zam Caspian of Galhara and Ayglara Ymbries of Daiesen.
Zam Caspian/Zam the Great – exiled king of Galhara
Namal Caspian – Son of Zam the Great, crown prince of Galhara
Ayglara Ymbries -Princess of Daiesen, Queen of Galhara.
Ayglos Caspian – second son of Zam the Great
Nadine Caspian – First daughter of Zam the Great
Remko Cuore – The Captain of the King’s Guard in Galhara
Boitumelo M’onyaji – the Royal Physician of Galhara
Machlah – The King’s Steward of Galhara
Olena – Fire spinning friend of Zare’s from circus. Crushes on Ayglos.
Balleck – Fire spinning special friend of Zare’s from circus
Gabe/Gabreal – Circus Strongman, married to Adva
Adva – Acrobat, married to Gabe
Dalyn – The city controlling the Bandui River, which flows from the Magron Mountains down to Daiesen Bay. Dalyn was the wealthiest of the Eight Bay Cities, once upon a time.
Quill/Quill Silver/Quilleran Rhydderick – Captain of the King’s Guard, Zare rescued him in Gillenwater. Last of a long line holding the King’s Shield.
Jemin – Barrel chested soldier who teaches Zare how to blend into a crowd
Vaudrin Lakeside – Quill’s blond haired blue eyed second in command.
Ironsides Bairdwynder – Formerly of the King’s Guard, long ago. Keeps a low profile at a manor in the countryside with his two sons.
Tarr Kegan – King of Dalyn.
Trinh Kegan – Rightful King of Dalyn, lately returned from being presumed dead six years ago when Dalyn fell, Shyr Valla disappeared, and everything went to hell.
Hesperide/Hess/Hestria – Tarr Kegan’s true love, mother of two of his children, cousin of Quill.
Naran – Son of Hess and Tarr. Rightful crown prince of Dalyn.
Rawyn Drayk – Kindly doctor, who only wishes to heal. He is brought to patch up Zam, and later Zare.
Lucius Tene – A young lord in Dalyn, Zare meets him at Khattmali’s soiree. Family estates are along the Market Road.
Belledi Valredes – A young lord in Dalyn, Zare meets him at Khattmali’s soiee. Family owns most of the fishing boats on the river.
Touli Hasreda – A young lord in Dalyn, Zare meets him at Khattmali’s soiree.
Bekren Derren – A young lord in Dalyn, Zare meets him at Khattmali’s soiree.
Domjoa – a master thief who Zare breaks out of prison.
Moonie – the horse thief, who Zare breaks out of prison.
Haystack – the vandal, who Zare breaks out of prison.
Shayn – the murderer who Zare breaks out of prison.
Baldric – Trinh’s second in command
Rakov – One of Trinh’s knights.
Rae’d – The lucky one
Tomas – One of Trinh’s knights.
Jasem – One of Trinh’s knights.
Eliah – Markswoman
Athrynel Hasredda – Markswoman
Gyreon Drayk – Left doctoring to be a soldier