Study Guide

Burn Characters

By Julianna Baggott

Pressia Belze

Pressia has a good heart. She believes in love. She believes in forgiveness. She believes in the...

Ripkard "Partridge" Willux

So Partridge isn't exactly suited to be a leader. Sure, he was supposed to be the "leader from...

El Capitan

El Capitan rapidly climbs the importance latter as the trilogy goes on: in the beginning, he's...

Lyda Mertz

Unfortunately for Lyda, she's stuck in the Dome for pretty much the whole book. And surprisingly,...

Bradwell

Bradwell always felt as though he never should've survived the Detonations. And, now that he's...

Helmud

El Capitan may grow into a loving brother, but that's due—in large part, at least—to...

Arvin Weed

Weed's a mystery for almost the whole trilogy. At first he's just a nerdy kid in the academy....

Iralene Willux

Oh, Iralene. She's tragic, she's docile, and she's completely off her rocker. But before you...

Foresteed

If Ellery Willux is a ten out of ten on the evil scale, then Foresteed is a solid nine out of...

Silas Hastings

Unfortunately, Hastings has been pretty much reduced to a robot. When we first meet him, he's...

Beckley

Interestingly enough, Partridge's bodyguard, Beckley, becomes a very real and captivating...