Study Guide

The Returning Characters

By Christine Hinwood

Cam Attling

Our main dude goes through a tough time in the book, to say the least. First he goes off to war...

Gyaar Ryuu

As Lord Ryuu's second born son—and only heir by the time the war is out—Gyaar isn't...

Pin Attling

Cam's younger sister sure knows how to get her way. While most people think of her as the flighty...

Graceful Fenister

Everyone's favorite gambler, Graceful captures her fair share of hearts in this book. Graceful...

The Attling Family (Da, Mam, Hughar, Edord)

Things aren't always easy going with Cam's family when he gets home from war. And while we want...

The Fenister Family (Father, Stepmother)

Graceful's dad and stepmom expect a lot from her—they want her to pull her weight around...

Acton Mansto

When Acton's dog, Jinn, dies, he's devastated. We're talking sobbing in the streets upset. Why?...

Diido

Diido doesn't have many friends when we first meet her. She's been kicked out and has nowhere to...

Lord Ryuu

Most of what we hear about Lord Ryuu is from his enemies. It makes sense that the Downlanders...