Daughter of the Blood Setting & Symbolism

Anne Bishop
This Study Guide consists of approximately 89 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Daughter of the Blood.
This section contains 2,573 words
(approx. 7 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Daughter of the Blood Study Guide

The Blood

The Blood are people of any race who can use magic or the Craft. Usually they wear Jewels, which give them added power, although some members of the Blood do not wear Jewels.

Blood Jewels

The Jewels are jewels that hold magical power. They come in thirteen different colors ranging from white to black. The darker the color, the more powerful the Jewel. Members of the Blood usually receive a Jewel as a birthright at a special ceremony. Later in life they can amplify their power in a ritual called the 'Offering to the Darkness', during which they are gifted with a darker-colored Jewel. They can descend a maximum of three ranks from their birthright Jewel when they do this. For example, Wilhelmina wears a purple dusk Jewel, but when she makes her Offering she descends to sapphire, making her more powerful. When the Jewels are...

(read more)

This section contains 2,573 words
(approx. 7 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Daughter of the Blood Study Guide
Copyrights
Gale
Daughter of the Blood from Gale. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook