Study Guide

Hold Me Closer, Necromancer Characters

By Lish McBride

Samhain Corvus LaCroix

Okay, picture this: You're going about your daily routine—work, school, watching cartoons...

Douglas Montgomery

As paranormal villains go, Douglas Montgomery is one nasty dude. He's controlling, manipulative,...

Ashley

Sam describes Ashley, the harbinger June Walker sends to help with his captivity situation, as...

Bran

Of Bridin's two older brothers, Bran is most responsible for partnering with her to prepare her...

Brannoc

As werewolves go, Brannoc is unquestionably the leader of the pack. He's dignified,...

Bridin

Every great paranormal hero has to have a love interest (Twilight, anyone?). In Sam's case, it's...

Brooke

If Ashley is "Death in saddle shoes," then Brooke, Sam's feisty, female, burger-flipping friend...

Detective Dunaway

Hold Me Closer, Necromancer has a pretty huge body count, so it makes sense that a law...

Elaine Hatfield

Sam and his stepmother Elaine, Kevin's much younger second wife, have something in common: both...

Frank

When you're working in the food service industry, there's not a whole lot to be excited...

Haden LaCroix

We only meet Sam's stepfather, Haden, through flashbacks because he's dead when the story starts,...

Haley LaCroix

Sam's little sister, Haley, would probably get along super great with Bridin. With the exception...

James

Douglas's bizarre, shape-shifting talking cat is actually something called a pukis—a "house...

June Walker

June only makes one appearance in the story, but if it weren't for her, Sam's blood would...

Kevin Hatfield

Sam's biological dad, Kevin, never makes a direct appearance in his saga, but we know from the...

Maya LaRouche

Maya is the psychic Sam visits in an attempt to gather more information about his powers. As Sam...

Michael

Michael is a werewolf who has quite simply changed teams—once a devoted member of Brannoc's...

Mrs. Winalski

We've got to hand it to Sam's bizarre neighbor, Mrs. Winalski. When she lost her husband fairly...

Nick Hatfield

If the LaCroix/Hatfield clan were the Addams Family, Nick would totally be Uncle Fester. After...

Ramon

Everyone should have at least one crazy best friend, and in Sam's case, it's the show tune...

Sean

As werewolves go, Brid's brother, Sean, is the family bad boy. At least that's what's immediately...

Tia LaCroix

If Sam's mom is one thing, it's proud to be a witch. That's one reason why being married to Kevin...