Faryn: The reluctant warrior. Faryn: Endowed at birth with supernatural powers, Faryn confronts the treasonous faction bent on overthrowing the fairy queen.
"I wasn't trying to steal the orb ... besides; it's none of your business what I was doing."



Aelfwin: The impossible skeptic. Aelfwin: Determined to save her clan, Aelfwin joins with Faryn to confront the Aire.
"You must remember, Mistress, never let go of my hand or my baby will surely die."

Aire: The relentless evil. Aire: Continuously plotting to subjugate the clan, the Aire, a rather pompous tyrant, imprisons Faryn.
"The legend must be wrong; this mere child can't be the mistress."