Birle - This character is the 14-year-old protagonist of the novel; she is a heroine in every sense of the word and she hates the drudgery of her life as the innkeeper's daughter.
Orien - This character has dark brown hair and eyebrows with eyelashes tipped with gold, and is accustomed to a life of ease in the castle.
Yul - This character is a giant man who does not speak much and is introduced on the pirate ship. He becomes a slave and is very attached to the main character.
Joaquim the Philosopher - This character is the gentle, dreamy older brother of the mercenary in the city who is interested in the healing arts and spends most of his time writing a book on herbs.
Nan - This character was the family's serving girl, was on hand at the birthing, and cared for the main...
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