Study Guide

Daughter of Smoke & Bone Characters

By Laini Taylor

Karou

Our main girl Karou has hair the color of a Smurf and drawing skills that would make her pretty...

Akiva

We were going to start off by talking about Akiva's lonely childhood, his hard life as a soldier,...

Brimstone

Although he first appears in Karou's sketchbooks as a creature from her imagination, it soon...

Izîl and Razgut

Poor Izîl—not only does he have a name that we have no clue how to pronounce, he also...

Kazimir

Kazimir represents Karou's past: sexy, reckless, fun, but full of regrets. See, right after...

Madrigal Kirin

You might think that the Daughter of Smoke and Bone in the book's title is Karou. You'd be right....

Thiago

If Daughter of Smoke and Bone had a villain, it would have to be Thiago. Let's make a brief...

Zuzana

Karou's only friend may not have any magical powers, but that doesn't stop Karou from describing...

The Chimaera

The chimaera are like something out of an artist's imagination; they're these weird human-animal...