Study Guide

The Demon's Lexicon Characters

By Sarah Rees Brennan

Nicholas Ryves

All six of these words (and plenty more) apply to Nick Ryves. The first three might get you to...

Alan Ryves

When Nick asks Alan for help with the kitchen sink, Alan replies, "No, I'm too busy cooking. You...

Mae Crawford

From her pink hair to her "Romeo and Juliet wouldn't have lasted" tee, Mae is a unique...

Jamie Crawford

It would be easy to dismiss Jamie as pure comic relief in The Demon's Lexicon, especially as he...

Mum/Olivia

Over the course of the book, as we learn more about what's really going on, our view of Mum...

Daniel Ryves

Although Daniel Ryves doesn't ever appear in the book, his presence is greatly felt. It's clear...

Merris Cromwell

Though her appearances in the novel are brief, Merris Cromwell helps us to see two very important...

Gerald

Gerald is the magician with a heart of gold. Okay, not quite. Not at all, really. As far as we...

Anzu

Anzu, like so many other people/events in the book, is an early clue to Nick's true...

Liannan

Sin Davies

Sin, a.k.a. Cynthia, Davies is another character we expect to see more of in the sequels, but her...