Dragon Kin Character Guide

G.A. Aiken’s Dragon Kin books offer something for everyone. Full of Dragon shifters, magic, action and humor, the series covers a vast array of memorable characters. There are two ways to read the stories – either by publication order or by chronological order. For purposes of this guide, I will be following the chronological reading order.

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As the Dragon Kin series continues, the world continues to expand. This is a quick breakdown of several prominent groups.

– Dragons –

Each dragon clan is native to its own region, unique in both appearance and abilities. Shifting alliances over the years have made some long-standing enemies into allies against a common enemy. For now, at least.

– Southland Dragons –

– The House of Gwalchmai fab Gwyar –

The Southlands royal family is from the House of Gwalchmai fab Gwyar, and it is currently ruled by Queen Rhiannon and her mate, Bercelak the Great of the Cadwaladr Clan.

Bram the Merciful: Silver Dragon. Member of the extended Royal family. Serves as royal emissary to Queen Rhiannon. Mate of Ghleanna the Decimator (Dragon on Top). Father of eight children, including Fal, Celyn the Charming, Dera and Branwen the Black.

Briec the Mighty: Silver Dragon. Second born offspring of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great. Haughty and arrogant. Mate of Talaith, Daughter of Haldane (About a Dragon). Father of Izzy the Dangerous and Rhianwen. Brother of Fearghus, Morfyd, Gwenvael, Keita and Eibhear.

Eibhear the Contemptible – Blue Dragon. Squad leader of the Mi-runach. Mate of Izzy the Dangerous (How to Drive a Dragon Crazy). Youngest offspring of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great. Brother of Fearghus, Morfyd, Briec, Gwenvael and Keita.

Fearghus the Destroyer – Black Dragon. Oldest son and heir of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great. Mate of Annwyl the Bloody (Dragon Actually). Father of twins Talan and Talwyn. Brother of Morfyd, Briec, Gwenvael, Keita and Eibhear.

Gwenvael the Handsome – Gold Dragon. Fourth born offspring of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great. Mate of Dagmar Reinholdt (What a Dragon Should Know). Father of Unvar, Arlais and Seva Reinholdt, plus four younger daughters. Brother of Fearghus, Morfyd, Briec, Keita and Eibhear.

Keita the Viper – Red Dragon. Guardian of the Throne and assassin. Youngest daughter of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak. Mate of Ragnar the Cunning (Last Dragon Standing). Sister of Fearghus, Morfyd, Briec, Gwenvael and Eibhear.

Morfyd the White – White Dragonwitch. Oldest daughter and third child of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great. Council for Queen Annwyl. Mate of Brastias. Sister of Fearghus, Keita, Briec, Gwenvael and Eibhear.

Rhiannon – Queen of the Southland Dragons and White Dragonwitch. Incredibly powerful magick. Killed her hateful mother Adienna and seized the throne. Mate of Bercelak the Great (Chains and Flames). Mother of Fearghus, Morfyd, Briec, Gwenvael, Keita and Eibhear.

Rhianwen – Half Dragon/half Nolwenn Witch daughter of Briec the Mighty and Talaith. Sister of Izzy the Dangerous. Incredibly powerful, but sweet and kind. Very strong bond to twin cousins Talan and Talwyn. Sent to train with the Nolwenn witches.

Shalin the Innocent – Gold Dragon. Member of the extended royal family. Quiet and studious. Daughter of Baudwin the Wise. Mate of Ailean the Wicked (Can’t Get Enough). Had 15 offspring, including Baudwin, Bercelak, Bradana, Cadan, Caerwyn, Cai, Ghelanna, Hew, Maelona, Addolgar, Amhar, and Rhys.

Talan – Half dragon/half human son of Annwyl and Fearghus the Destroyer. Twin brother of Talwyn. Considered and abomination and targted for death since his birth. Incredibly close bond between the twins and cousin Rhianewn. Left home to train with a brotherhood of Monks.

Talwyn – Half dragon/half human daughter of Annwyl and Fearghus the Destroyer. Twin sister of Talan. Considered and abomination and targted for death since his birth. Incredibly close bond between the twins and cousin Rhianewn. Left home to train with the Kyvich witches.

Other Southland Royals: Adienna (former Queen; deceased), Arlais (dragon/human),  Esyld the Beautiful, Franseza, Ganeida (former Queen; deceased), Muiredach (deceased), Oissine (deceased), Seva (dragon/human), Unvar “Var” Reinholdt (dragon/human)

– The Cadwaladr Clan –

The Cadwaladr Clan are a legenary warrior family connected to the Southland Throne through the marriage of Bercelak the Great to Queen Rhiannon. Considered the Royal family’s poor relations, they are the protector of the Dragon Queen’s territories. Completely loyal to each other, they live for fighting and are nearly unstoppable in battle.

Addolgar the Handsome – mate of Braith of the Darkness (A Tale of Two Dragons). Silver Dragon. Considered the nice Cadwaladr, known for his patience. General of Queen Rhiannon’s army. Father of Elara. Son of Ailean and Shalin. Brother of Amhar, Baudwin, Bercelak, Bradana, Cadan, Caerwyn, Cai, Hew, Maelona, Rhys and Ghleanna.

Ailean the Wicked – mate of Shalin the Innocent (Can’t Get Enough). Blue Dragon. A Mi-runach before they had a name. Father of 15 sons and daughters, including Baudwin, Bercelak, Bradana, Cadan, Caerwyn, Cai, Ghelanna, Hew, Maelona, Addolgar, Amhar, and Rhys.

Bercelak the Great – Black Dragon. Mate of Queen Rhiannon (Chains and Flames). The most feared warrior in generations. Son of Ailean and Shalin. Brother of Amhar, Baudwin, Bradana, Cadan, Caerwyn, Cai, Addolgar, Hew, Rhys, Maelona and Ghleanna. Father of Fearghus, Briec, Morfyd, Gwenvael, Keita and Eibhear.

Branwen the Awful – Black Dragon. Daughter of Ghleanna the Decimator and Bram the Merciful. Captain in the Dragon Queen’s army. Sister of Celyn the Charming, Fal, and Dera.

Celyn the Charming – Black Dragon. Mate of Elina Shestakova (Light My Fire). Son of Ghleanna the Decimator and Bram the Merciful. Sergeant Major in the Dragon Queen’s army. Brother of Branwen the Awful, Fal, and Dera.

Ghelanna the Decimator – Black Dragon. Mate of Bram the Merciful (Dragon on Top). One of the most decorated Dragonwarriors in centuries. Mother of eight children, including Fal, Celyn the Charming, Dera and Branwen the Black. Sister of Amhar, Baudwin, Bradana, Cadan, Caerwyn, Cai, Hew, AddolgarMaelona, Rhys and Bercelak.

Rhona the Fearless – Brown Dragon. Oldest daughter of Bradana the Mutilator and Sulien the Blacksmith. Able to spew either fire or lava. Leaves the Queen’s army to have her own forge in the Northlands. Mate of Vigholf the Abhorent (The Dragon Who Loved Me). Older sister of Delen the Blue and triplets Edana, Nesta and Breena.

Other Cadwaladrs: Adain (Gold Dragon), Aedammair (Brown Dragon), Afton the Hermit (deceased), Amhar the Blood Drinker, Arranz (Silver Dragon), Baudwin, Baudwin the Wise (Brown Dragon; deceased), Bideven (Black Dragon), Bradana the Mutilator, Breena, Brigida the Foul (White Dragonwitch), Cadan, Caerwyn, Cai (Green Dragon), Deniela, Dera, Edana, Elara (Blue Dragon), Elestren (Green Dragon), Fal (Brown Dragon), Hew (Black Dragon), Kel, Kennis, Kyna, Maelona (Green Dragon), Nesta, Rhys the Hammer,

– The Mi-runach –

Regarded with equal parts of fear and contempt, the Mi-runach are the berserker warriors of Queen Rhiannon. They are the destroyers and killers, and are sent into the most deadly of situations.

Aidan the Divine – a member of the Foulkes de chuid Fehhan, the royal house based in the Western Mountains. Gold Dragon. Serves in Eibhear the Contemptible‘s squad.

Caswyn the Butcher – Black Dragon. Serves in Eibhear the Contemptible‘s squad.

Eibhear the Contemptible – see Southland Dragons/House of House of Gwalchmai fab Gwyar.

Uther the Despicable – Brown Dragon. Serves in Eibhear the Contemptible‘s squad.

Other Mi-runach: Ailean the Wicked (deceased), Angor (legion commander), Gregor the Appalling,

– The House of Penarddun –

Although technically members of the Royal family, the House of Penarddun is a matriarchal clan that has no ties to the Court and values honor above all else. All of the dragons of his house are Blue.

Braith of the Darkness – Blue Dragon. Technically a member of the Royal family, but had little ties to the court. Believed she had been cut off by her mother’s family.  Mate of Addolgar the Handsome (A Tale of Two Dragons). Mother of seven daughters and six sons.

Other Pendarddun Members: Aledwen, Caron, Crystin, Delyth, Ffraid, Heledd, Owena,

– Ice Dragons –

Known as Spikes, these dragons make the far Northlands their home.

Jorgesson – Former leader of the Spikes. Killed by Eibhear and the Mi-runach.

– Iron Dragons –

Based in the Quintilian Provinces in the Western Territories, these silver dragons separated from the Southland dragons long ago and now rule over the human Sovereigns. They are recently been freed of decades of brutal control under Overlord Thracius by the rebel King, Gaius Domitus. Uniformly silver in color, with long horns that curl towards their snouts.

Agrippina Domitus – Twin sister and co-ruler of King Gaius Domitus. Niece of Overlord Thracius. Held and tortured by cousin Vateria Flominia for years.

Gaius Lucius Domitus – Rebel King of the Southlands. Succeeded his brutal Uncle Thracius. Ally of Queens Rhiannon and Annwyl. Twin brother of Agrippina Domitus. Mate of Kachka Shestakova (Feel the Burn).

Thracius – Former Overlord of the Iron Dragons. Brutal uncle of Gaius and Agrippina Domitus. Father of several children, including Vateria Flominia. Killed by Eibhear the Contemptible.

Vateria Flominia – Daughter of Thracius. As brutal and cruel as her father. Captured and tortured cousin Agrippina Domitus for years. Takes the name Lady Ageltrude and becomes a follower of Chramnesind.  Wife of Duke Roland Salebiri. Determined to destroy the human/dragon offspring of Annwyl in the name of her God.

Other Iron Dragons: Columella, Didacus Domitus (deceased), Egnatius Domitus (deceased), Junius Bato Toranius (deceased), Laetitia Clydia Domitus, Marcellus (deceased), Maris (deceased)

– Lightning Dragons –

Based in the Northlands, these former enemies of the Southland dragons are broken up into Hordes that are run by Dragonlords. They are purple scaled while in dragon form, and have purple hair in their human form, and instead of breathing fire their natural weapon is lightning.

Meinhard the Savage – Part of the Northlands Olgeirsson Horde. Cousin of Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious. Mentored Eibhear the Contemptible during his time in the Northlands.

Olgeir the Wastrel – Former Northland Dragon warlord. Father of Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious. Kidnapped and forced a mating with Davon the Elegant. Plotted to overthrow Queen Rhiannon. Killed by Izzy the Dangerous and Talaith.

Ragnar the Cunning – Son of Olgeir the Wastrel and Davon the Elegant. Brother of Vigholf the Vicious. Became Dragonlord Chief of all the Hordes after the death of his father. Highly trained in Magick. Mate of Keita the Viper (Last Dragon Standing).

Vigholf the Abhorent – Son of Olgeir the Wastrel and Davon the Elegant. Brother and second in command of Ragnar the Cunning. Mate of Rhona the Fearless (The Dragon Who Loved Me).

Other Lightning Dragons: Adawolf, Askel, Erdmann (deceased), Freida, Grimhild the Vile (deceased), Herleif, Styrbjorn the Loathsome (deceased), Styrbjorn the Revolting, Theodoric, Tinig,

– Sand Dragons –

These dragons make the Desert Lands their home, and use the sand as their natural weapon.

Heru VII – King of the Sand Dragons.

Other Sand Dragons: Abasi (former King), Amsi (Duke), Bani (Healer), Kafele (Magi), Vincent (deceased)

– Sea Dragons –

Mostly a mystery to even their land-based counterparts, Sea Dragons make their homes underwater and tend to avoid contact with others. They have adapted to their environment and have irridescent scales that change from blues to greens and pinks, and brightly colored fins instead of horns.

Helena – Empress of the Sea Dragon empire. Conniving and controlling. Held Bram the Merciful hostage when he was young.

Other Sea Dragons: Anatolios (soldier), Catriona, Demetrius (soldier), Euthalia, Kleitos (Chancellor),

– Volcano Dragons –

Born deep in the Volcanos of the Black Mountains near the Southern Borderlands, they spew lava rather than fire.

Sulien the Blacksmith – Black Dragon with a red tinge to his scales. Forgemaster at Garbhan Isle and creator of incredible weapons. Mate of Bradana the Mutilator. Father of Rhona the Fearless, Delen the Blue and triplets Edana, Nesta and Breena.

– Witches –

– The Kyvich –

Feared witches from the Icelands, the Kyvich are the sworn enemies of the Nolwenn. Known for their skill in battle, the Kyvich are raiders who are known for taking young females to increase their numbers.

Asta – General. Sent with her troop by the Gods to protect the dragon/human royal children from harm.

Bryndis – Second in command under General Asta. Deadly in battle, kills without remorse.

Other Kyvich: Fia, Gisa, Hulda, Jesella, Odda,

– The Nolwenn –

The Nolwenn are the powerful witches of the Desert Lands, based in the city of Sefu, and are the sworn enemies of the Kyvich. They are protected by the Sefu Imperial guard.

Elisa – A highly respected Elder. Mother of Haldane, grandmother of Talaith, great-grandmother of Izzy the Dangerous and Rhianwen.

Haldane – Disowned pregnant daughter Talaith when she became pregnant at 16. Daughter of Elder Elisa. Grandmother of Izzy the Dangerous and Rhianwen.

Izzy the Dangerous – Of Nolwenn blood, but with no magical power. Daughter of Talaith and Sethos. Adopted by Briec the Mighty. Older sister of Rhianwen. General in Annwyl‘s Army. Mate of Eibhear the Contemptible (How to Drive a Dragon Crazy).

Rhianwen – see Southland Dragons/The House of Gwalchmai fab Gwyar.

Talaith – Disowned by her mother Haldane when she became pregnant at 16. Taken and used by the Goddess Arzhela as an assassin. Mate of Briec the Mighty (About a Dragon). Mother of Izzy the Dangerous and Rhianwen.

Other Nolwenn Witches: Akila,

– Humans –

– Garbhan Isle –

Garbhan Isle is the seat of the human royals of the Southlands, and those in its territory fall under the rule of Annwyl, who waged a long and bloody battle against her brother for the throne.

Annwyl, Queen – Known as Annwyl the Bloody. Fought and killed her brutal brother Lorcan for the throne. Mate of Fearghus the Destroyer (Dragon Actually). Mother to the dragon/human twins Talan and Talwyn. Fearless and filled with rage, she is an unstoppable warrior, capable of defeating human legions and dragons alike.

Brastias – General and second in command for Queen Annwyl. Commander of all the armies of the Dark Plains. Mate of Morfyd the White.

Lorcan – Former King of Garbhan Isle. Known as The Butcher. Abusive and cruel. Killed by sister Annwyl the Bloody.

– The Reinholdts –

Based in the brutal and barren Northlands, one of the most important human families from this area is the Reinholdts. They are ruled by warlord Sigmar Reinholdt were guided for years by his daughter, known as The Beast.

Dagmar Reinholdt – 13th child and only daughter of Sigmar Reinholdt. Known as The Beast. Serves as Chief Battle Lord for Queen Annwyl. Mate of Gwenvael the Handsome (What a Dragon Should Know). Mother of Unvar, Arlais and Seva Reinholdt, plus four younger daughters.

Eymund Reinholdt – Oldest son and heir of Sigmar Reinholdt. Husband of Kikka. First wife killed during a raid by his uncle Jokull.

Frederick Reinholdt – Eighth son of Fridmar Reinholdt. Smart and cunning. Sent to live with aunt Dagmar Reinholdt at age 14.

Sigmar Reinholdt – Prominent landowner in the Northlands. Spent years in battle against his raiding brother Jokull. Had 12 sons and one daughter, Dagmar Reinholdt.

Other Reinholdts: Alppi, Dechard (deceased),Fridmar, Gestur, Jokull (deceased), Kikka, Uddo (deceased), Valdis,

– Riders of the Steppes –

From the harsh and brutal lands of the Outerplains, the Riders of the Steppes are matriarchal Tribes under the control of the Anne Atli. Although human, they are unequalled warriors with lifespans of up to 1200 years.

Elina Shestakova – Full name is Elina Shestakova of the Black Bear Riders of the Midnight Mountains of Despair in the Far Reaches of the Steppes of the Outerplains. Nearly killed by mother Glebovicha Shestakova. Sister of Kachka Shestakova. Mate of Celyn the Charming (Light My Fire).

Glebovicha Shestakova – Leader of the Black Bear Riders tribe. Mother of Elina and Kachka Shestakova. Brutal and cruel. Killed by Annwyl the Bloody.

Kachka Shestakova – Full name is Kachka Shestakova of the Black Bear Riders of the Midnight Mountains of Despair in the Far Reaches of the Steppes of the Outerplains. Daugher of Glebovicha Shestakova. Sister of Elina Shestakova. Known as the Scourge of the Gods for fighting the cults of Chramnesind. Mate of Gaius Domitus (Feel the Burn).

Other Riders: Andreeva Fyodorov, Anne Atli (tribal ruler), Gavrilovich Trifonov, Ivan Khoruzhaya, Ivanova Shestakova, Magdalina Fydorov, Marina Aleksandrovna, Nika Kolesova, Nina Chechneva, Oleza Tyushnaykov, Tatyana Shestakova, Tevkel, Yelena Khoruzhaya, Zoya Kolesova

– Gods and Goddesses –

Several Gods and Goddesses play a role in the Dragon Kin series, but the only thing they all have in common is that they are following their own agendas.

Arzhela – Goddess of Light, Love and Fertility. Used Talaith as her own personal assassin. Older sister of Eirianwen. Destroyed by Rhydderch Hael.

Chramnesind – The Sightless One. Worshipped by the Iron Dragons. Determined to be the One True God. Followed by the cult of the True Believers.

Eirianwen – Goddess of War. Known as Eir. Younger sister of Arzhela. Creator of the Mi-runach. Mate of Rhydderch Hael.

Mingxia – Eastland Goddess of War and Love. Trains Annwyl and Talwyn for the battle with the True Believers.

Nannulf – War God. Takes the form of a massive wolf. Companion of Eirianwen. Guides Annwyl the Bloody in her war against Overlord Thracius.

Rhydderch Hael – God of Dragons. Set in motion the creation of the Dragon/Human offspring. Forced Izzy the Dangerous to be his champion. Mate of Eirianwen.

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*This is a breakdown of all of the characters in G.A. Aiken’s Dragon Kin series, complete up to Feel the Burn.  While I have tried to keep things general, this is a reference that may include spoilers. I have chosen to follow the chronological reading order instead of publication order for this series.

This is alphabetical by first name, with main or vital characters highlighted in blue.

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Abasi, King – Sand Dragon

  • first mentioned in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • former king of the Sand Dragons
  • daughter kidnapped and killed by Thracius

Abertha Salebiri – Priestess

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • from the Annaig Valley in the Outerplains
  • sister of Duke Roland and Thomas Salebiri
  • a zealot and worshiper of Chramnesind
  • cold and cruel, but very beautiful
  • tall and lean, with waist length golden hair and green eyes
  • wants the destruction of the human/dragon offspring
  • tries to goad Annwyl into making her a martyr for her god

Aberthol – Red Dragon

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • one of Queen Rhiannon’s personal guards
  • a traitor and follower of Chramnesind
  • sent to kill Bercelak the Great and start a war
  • killed by Celyn the Charming

Achaius

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • spent years as a soldier in Madron
  • escaped with Izzy the Dangerous from Lord Hamish’s lands
  • spent 9 years on the run with Iseabail, gave up his home and his life to keep her safe
  • offered a home in Garbhan Isle

Adain – Gold Dragon

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • son of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • one of the younger brothers of Bercelak, Addolgar and Ghleanna

Adalwolf – Lightning Dragon

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • brother of Olgeir the Wastrel
  • uncle of Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious

Addolgar the Handsome – Silver Dragon (A Tale of Two Dragons)

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • son of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • brother of Ghleanna, Bercelak and Rhys
  • likes to fight, takes part in human wars when the dragons are at peace
  • considered the nice Cadwaladr, kind to everyone he is not at war with
  • rose to the position of General in Queen Rhiannon’s army
  • known for his patience
  • charming and a bit goofy
  • tall and muscular, with lovely brown eyes and dark silver hair
  • mate of Braith of the Darkness
  • father of seven daughters and six sons

Adienna, Queen – Red Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • daughter and heir of Queen Ganieda
  • both despises and fears her daughter Rhiannon, wanted her dead for years
  • branded her offspring to limit their powers
  • had an obsession with Ailean the Wicked after a one-night stand
  • irrational, spoiled and manipulative
  • cruel and mocking, cares only for her own needs
  • thought of Bercelak as her trained pet
  • tried to sell Shalin to Lightning Dragons to remove her from Ailean’s life
  • forced into mating by her mother, mate taken by the Iron Dragons and crucified
  • likes to see others in pain, rules through fear
  • chose Bercelak to be Rhiannon’s mate, hoping he would destroy her
  • red hair and blue eyes
  • killed by Rhiannon

Aedammair – Brown Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan, cousin of the royals
  • Captain of the Royal Guard

Afanen – Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • son of Elder Emyr
  • brother of Braith of the Darkness and Meical
  • handsome but stupid, blindly follows the orders of his father
  • a traitor
  • poisoned and killed by Lady Katarina

Afton the Hermit – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Can’t Get Enough
  • also known as Afton the Murderer and Afton the Cruel
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • father of Ailean the Wicked, Arranz and Bideven
  • lived in isolation in a cave, reclusive after the death of his mate

Ageltrude, Lady

  • see Vateria Flominia

Agrippina Domitus – Iron Dragon

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • father killed by Overlord Thracius, who stole the throne
  • twin sister of Gaius Lucius Domitus
  • niece of Overlord Thracius
  • held and tortured by her cousin Vateria Flominia
  • rescued from captivity by Annwyl, Izzy, Brannie, Vigholf and Rhona
  • smart and analytical
  • blessed by both human and dragon magick by his mother when she was young
  • stole all of Gaius’ magic while they were still in the womb, able to share her power with him
  • incredibly powerful flame even in human form, able to melt stone
  • silver dragon form, with silver scales and long curling horns
  • tall and regal, with long silver hair

Aidan the Divine – Gold Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • member of the Mi-runach, serves in Eibhear’s squad
  • part of the House of the Foulkes de chuid Fehhan, the royal family from the Western Mountains
  • son of Gormlaith and Jarlath
  • brother of Ainmire, Harkin, Airmid and Cinnie
  • only close to his youngest sister, Orla
  • dislikes and distrusts his parents and other siblings
  • always joking and causing trouble, but smarter than others give him credit for
  • light colored eyes

Ailean the Wicked – Blue Dragon (Can’t Get Enough)

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • also known as Ailean the Beautiful and Ailean the Whore
  • third born son of Afton the Hermit, younger brother of Arranz and Bideven
  • mother died when he was 11 after saving him from a human battalion
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan and veteran battle dragon of the Queen’s army
  • lives on his own terms, answers to no one
  • loves being human, turns dragon only to fight of fly
  • skilled fighter, called in when he is needed for battle
  • was a Mi-runach before they had a name
  • known for his slutty ways, his reputation followed his children
  • trained his children for any kind of battle since they were hatchlings
  • has written several books on combat, tactical maneuvers and philosophy
  • children never knew how respected he is in political circles
  • a chameleon, able to blend into his surroundings
  • long dark blue hair and bright silver eyes
  • mate of Shalin the Innocent
  • had 15 sons and daughters, including Bercelak, Ghleanna, Addolgar and Rhys

Ainmire – Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • part of the House of the Foulkes de chuid Fehhan, the royal family from the Western Mountains
  • oldest son of Jarlath and Gormlaith
  • brother of Aidan the Divine, Cinnie, Harkin, Orla and Airmid
  • vacant and strnage
  • becomes a follower of Chramnesind, sacrifices both his eyes and his soul
  • betrays his family and leads an attack on their castle
  • stabbed by Marina Aleksandovna, should’ve died but was protected by his God

Airmid – Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • part of the House of the Foulkes de chuid Fehhan, the royal family from the Western Mountains
  • son of Jarlath and Gormlaith
  • sister of Aidan the Divine, Ainmire, Harkin, Orla and Cinnie
  • vapid and spoiled

Akila – Nolwenn Witch

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • serves Elisa and Haldane in the city of Sefu

Albrecht, Lord

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • a human royal who visits Garbhan Isle
  • 17 year old son of Lord Pombray
  • tall and handsome, with a small beard and a charming smile

Aledwen – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • a daughter of the House of Penarddun
  • from a matriarchal clan that values honor above all else
  • a member of the Royal family who has no ties to the Court
  • aunt of Braith of the Darkness
  • sister of Owena and Crystin, mother of Heledd and Delyth
  • massively built and incredibly strong
  • blue hair and green eyes

Alistair

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • a lieutenant in Annwyl’s army

Alppi – Northlander

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • oldest son of Eymund Reinholdt
  • nephew of Dagmar Reinholdt
  • comes off as a bit slow and confused

Amhar the Blood Drinker – Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • son of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • brother of Bercelak, Ghleanna, and Addologar

Ampius

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • a Colonel serving under Laudaricus Parthenius

Amsi, Lord – Sand Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • a Duke from the outer regions of the Desert lands
  • close confidant of King Heru VII

Anatolios – Sea Dragon

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • a Sea Dragon soldier
  • scales constantly change color from blues to dark greens to light pink
  • webbed talons and brightly colored fins instead of horns

Andreeva Fyodorov – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • young but already in training
  • related to the current Anne Atli

Angor – Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • Mi-runach legion commander
  • trained Eibhear, acts like a second father
  • completely loyal to Queen Rhiannon

Anne

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • a friend of Aoibhell the Learned

Anne Atli – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • ruler of all of the Tribes of the Steppes
  • both a title and a name, the original Anne Atli united the warring clans of the Steppes
  • has 54 husbands and countless offspring
  • sister of Magdalina Fyodorov
  • tall and towering, heavily scarred from yeas of battle
  • long blonde hair worn in many braids

Annwyl, Queen (Dragon Actually)

  • first appearance in Dragon Actually
  • also known as Annwyl the Bloody, the Mad Queen of Garbhan Isle
  • spent her early years living simply in her mother’s poor village
  • illegitimate daughter of the King of Garbhan Isle
  • brought to Garbhan Isle by her father at age 10
  • older half brother Lorcan caused her pain from the moment she arrived
  • spends years fighting to free her people from her brother’s tyrannical rule
  • becomes Queen of Garbhan Isle after taking her brother’s head
  • unequaled skill in battle, has no sense of fear or self preservation
  • brave to the point of foolishness
  • kills her brother Lorcan in battle, declares herself the Queen of Garbhan Isle
  • cares nothing for politics, runs on instinct and emotion
  • leaves the day-to-day running of Garbhan Isle to Brastias and Morfyd
  • given the chain of Beathag by Rhiannon which will extend her life as long as she loves Fearghus
  • known far and wide for her rage, both loves and hates with complete passion
  • almost freakishly strong, radiates determination
  • doesn’t seem to age, looks no more than 30
  • taller than most men, covered in scars from battles and beatings from her father
  • scar from her right temple across her face and down to her neck
  • long dark hair to her knees and dark green eyes
  • wears her large mate mark on her arms and inner thighs
  • chosen by Rhydderch Hael to parent the first dragon/human children
  • mother of Talan and Talwyn
  • mate of Fearghus the Destroyer

Antha

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • works in a brothel outside Madron
  • friendly with Gwenvael
  • large and curvy

Aoibhell the Learned

  • first mentioned in What a dragon Should Know
  • a philosopher and writer
  • debated about everything, with everyone
  • did not believe in the Gods
  • able to see the Gods in human form because she had no faith in them

Argraff Twins – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Chains and Flames
  • twin sisters and former lovers of Bercelak and one of his brother

Arlais – Dragon/Human

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • oldest daughter and second oldest child of Dagmar Reinholdt and Gwenvael the Handsome
  • 8 year old sister of Unvar and Seva Reinholdt
  • arrogant, haughty and spoiled
  • considers herself above the rest of her family
  • close only to her aunt Keita
  • golden haired, with golden eyes

Arranz – Silver Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • older brother of Ailean the Wicked and Bideven
  • son of Afton the Hermit
  • has a calm veneer that hides his ruthlessness
  • silver hair and violet eyes

Arzhela – Goddess of Light, Love and Fertility

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • served by Lord Hamish of Madron
  • older sister of Eirianwen, Goddess of War
  • known for her beauty, but filled with rage
  • has power only over humans, not dragons
  • took a newborn Izzy to use as leverage to control Talaith
  • bound Talaith’s powers, sent her to try and kill Annwyl the Bloody
  • craves the power of Rhydderch Hael
  • tries to have Annwyl killed before she can give birth the first dragon/human children
  • looks like she is surrounded by a golden light
  • curly golden waist-length hair, crystal blue eyes
  • destroyed by Rhydderch Hael in Talaith’s body

Askel – Lightning Dragon

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • Northland Dragon of the Olgeirsson Horde
  • uncle of Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious
  • has long purple hair in his human form
  • purple scaled in his dragon form

Asta – Kyvich Witch

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • general of the Kyvich witches
  • deadly in battle, kills without remorse
  • able to move without a sound
  • sent by the Gods to protect Rhianwen and the twins while Annwyl goes to war
  • face covered with black tribal tattoos

Athol Reidfurd – Elf

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • runs Castle Moor, a discrete location where anything goes
  • oddly alluring, and known for keeping secrets
  • went down a darker path, claimed by no group

Austell the Red – Red Dragon

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • a soldier in the Royal army and Dragonwarrior recruit
  • close friend of both Eibhear the Contemptible and Celyn the Charming
  • level-headed and well liked
  • killed in a sneak attack by Thracius’s soldiers

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Bampour, Lord

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • Baron Lord of the Outerplains
  • highly unpleasant and dangerous
  • sent assassins to kill Talan and Talwyn
  • killed by one of Dagmar Reinholdt’s agents
  • Keita the Viper accused of his death
  • succeeded by his son, Lord Bampour

Bampour, Lord (II)

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • father Lord Bampour killed by an agent of Dagmar Reinholdt, Keita the Viper accused of the murder
  • petulant and spoiled

Banallan – Gold Dragon

  • first mentioned in Chains and Flames
  • former lover of Bercelak the Great

Bani – Sand Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • from the the Desert lands
  • personal healer and close confidant of King Heru VII

Bantor, Duchess

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • spends time in the Court at Garbhan Isle
  • has spent years trying to seduce Gwenvael the Handsome
  • beautiful and persistent, with long blonde hair

Baudwin – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Can’t Get Enough
  • oldest son of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • older brother of Bercelak the Great
  • named for his maternal grandfather, Baudwin the Wise

Baudwin the Wise – Brown Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • father of Shalin the Innocent
  • learned and thoughtful, well respected among scholars
  • very smart, but often absent-minded
  • a thinker, not a fighter
  • doesn’t always see eye-to-eye with the elders
  • lost after the death of his mate
  • died years after Shalin the Innocent mated Ailean the Wicked

Bercelak the Great – Black Dragon (Chains and Flames)

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • ninth child of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • brother of Ghleanna, Addolgar and Rhys
  • planned from the time he was young to lead the dragon army
  • known for his rude and unpleasant ways
  • a skilled warrior with a short temper, rude to everyone but Rhiannon
  • worked for everything he has, and everything he did was to bring him closer to Rhiannon
  • had an obsession with Rhiannon since the first moment he saw her
  • one of the most feared Dragons in generations
  • several brutal scars, including a vicious one by his eye
  • very large and heavily muscled
  • jet black eyes and long black hair streaked with silver and grey
  • mate marked on his entire back
  • mate of Queen Rhiannon
  • father of Fearghus, Briec, Morfyd, Gwenvael, Keita and Eibhear

Berg, Lord

  • first mentioned in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • lives in the Western mountain territories
  • controls a vast army
  • his forces are the only defense against the Iron Dragons
  • daughter Lady Katarina basically a well treated hostage in Queen Adienna’s court to ensure he does what he is told

Bideven – Black Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • second son of Afton the Hermit
  • brother of Ailean the Wicked and Arranz
  • nicknamed Biddy for his worrying ways
  • smart and thoughtful

Borden, General

  • first mentioned in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • commander of the Tenth and Thirteenth legions in Annywl’s army
  • tends to be a peacemaker

Bradana the Mutilator – Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • daughter of Shalin the Innocent and Ailean the Wicked
  • sister of Bercelak, Ghlenna and Addologar
  • gravelly voice after having her throat cut in battle centuries ago
  • spent years at a time away from her offspring while at war
  • mother of Rhona the Fearless, Delen the Blue, and triplets Edana, Nesta and Breena

Braith of the Darkness – Blue Dragon (A Tale of Two Dragons)

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • daughter of the House of Penarddun and member of the royal family
  • not close to the royal family, despised by her father Emyr and brothers Afanen and Meical
  • does her best to be uninteresting so she escapes the notice of the Royals, stays away from court as much as possible
  • has taken care of herself for most of her life, felt completely alone
  • believed after her mother’s death that she was disowned by her mother’s people, but was cut off from them by her father
  • like her mother’s family, driven by her sense of honor
  • nearly unbeatable in battle, takes instinctively to the war hammer
  • big boned and almost freakishly strong, with massive arms and a thick neck
  • wears her mating mark on her upper chest
  • bright green eyes and long blue hair
  • mate of Addolgar the Handsome
  • mother of seven daughters and six sons

Bram the Merciful – Silver Dragon (Dragon on Top)

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • member of the royal family
  • considered one of the kindest and most patient of all dragons
  • life-long friendship with Rhiannon, serves as her royal emissary
  • the most trusted dragon in the Southlands
  • negotiates alliances that make Rhiannon the strongest ruler in generations
  • logical and smart, but absentminded when he gets involved in something
  • not a fighter, his mind is his greatest weapon
  • has an extremely powerful flame, stronger than almost any other dragon
  • lusted after Ghleanna the Decimator since the first time he saw her
  • human form tall and handsome, with long silver hair and deep blue eyes
  • mate of Ghleanna the Decimator
  • father of eight children, including Fal, Celyn, Dera and Branwen the Awful

Branwen the Awful – Black Dragon

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • daughter of Ghleanna the Decimator and Bram the Merciful
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan and a Dragonwarrior
  • a Captain in the Dragon Queen’s army, always ready for battle
  • one of eight children, including brothers Celyn and Fal and sister Dera
  • best friend of Izzy the Dangerous
  • shoulder length straight black hair and black eyes

Brastias

  • first appearance in Dragon Actually
  • General commander of the Dark Plains rebellion and war hero
  • loyal second in command of Annwyl the Bloody, General Commander of all the armies of the Dark Plains
  • face scarred from battle
  • light colored eyes
  • mate of Morfyd

Breena – Dragon

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • soldier in the Royal army
  • offspring of Bradana the Mutilator and Sulien the Blacksmith
  • younger sister of Rhona the Fearless and Delen the Blue
  • identical triplet sister of Nesta and Edana
  • the most like their mother, enjoys the close-up kill
  • after the war with Thracius, sent to train as a dragonwarrior
  • methodical and cunning
  • pretty, with green eyes

Briaga – Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • aunt of Ailean the Wicked
  • helped raise Ailean, Arranz and Bideven after the death of their mother
  • has several offspring of her own
  • vicious in battle

Brighid – Centaur

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • served Queen Rhiannon as nanny for the royals when they were children
  • had been stern but loving
  • over 3000 years old
  • daughter Eadburga “Ebba” made nanny to Rhianwen, Talan and Talwyn until they are 18

Briec the Mighty – Silver Dragon (About a Dragon)

  • first appearance in Chains and Flames
  • second child of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great
  • brother of Fearghus, Morfyd, Gwenvael, Kieta and Eibhear
  • a dragonwarrior who has never been defeated
  • trained with dragon wizards in his early days, has powerful magick skills
  • outrageously arrogant and usually rude
  • looks to be around 30 years old, but is well over 200
  • huge in human and dragon form
  • ruggedly beautiful face, with a square law and high cheekbones
  • knee-length silver hair and bright violet eyes
  • mate of Talaith, Daughter of Haldane
  • father of Rhianwen, adopted father of Izzy the Dangerous

Brigida the Foul – White Dragonwitch

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • an extremely old Cadwaladr Elder, more than 900 years old
  • terrifying, feared even by her own clan and the Royals
  • capable of incredibly strong magicks
  • has been in telepathic contact with Rhianwen, Talan and Talwyn since they were born
  • manipulative and calculating, has her own agenda
  • horrifying in both human and dragon form, difficult to look at
  • long white hair and a brutally scarred face
  • missing part of her chin
  • one crystal blue eye, one milky white and gray
  • bright white hair that is so long it pools on the floor

Bryndis – Kyvich Witch

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • second in command of the Kyvich legion
  • deadly in battle, kills without remorse
  • able to move without a sound
  • sent by the Gods to protect Rhianwen and the twins while Annwyl goes to war
  • face covered with black tribal tattoos

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Cadan – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • son of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • brother of Bercelak, Ghlenna and Addolgar
  • father of Elestren

Caerwyn – Dragon

  • first appearance in Chains and Flames
  • son of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • brother of Bercelak, Ghleanna, and Rhys the Hammer

Cai – Green Dragon

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • son of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • one of the younger brothers of Bercelak, Addolgar and Ghleanna

Cairns – Dragon

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • a member of Queen Rhiannon’s Dragon Guard
  • completely loyal

Camden – Human/Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • son of a human mother and a dragon father
  • brought to Garbhan Isle by his mother Diana
  • will be killed if he returns to their village
  • tall and beautiful, with golden blonde hair and green eyes

Caron – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • a daughter of the House of Penarddun
  • from a matriarchal clan that values honor above all else
  • a member of the Royal family who has no ties to the Court
  • cousin of Braith of the Darkness
  • oldest daughter of Crystin
  • massively built and incredibly strong
  • blue hair and green eyes

Caswyn the Butcher – Black Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • one of the Mi-runach, serves under Eibhear
  • brutal and violent, trained in the art of torture

Catriona – Sea Dragon

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • first lover of Gwenvael the Handsome
  • broke Gwenvael’s heart when she suddenly returned to her home in the Sea

Ceanag – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Can’t Get Enough
  • a member in the court of Queen Ganieda
  • has at least one son who was a lover of Princess Adienna

Celyn the Charming – Black Dragon (Light My Fire)

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • son of Ghleanna the Decimator and Bram the Merciful
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • has no need to go to war, happy being one of the Queen’s Personal Guards
  • made Sergeant Major of the Queen’s army after saving Bercelak the Great from traitors
  • one of eight children, including brother Fal and sisters Dera and Branwen
  • endlessly curious, questions everyone and everything
  • first lover of Izzy the Dangerous
  • 158 years old
  • sweet, funny and confident
  • black hair and eyes, with a square jaw
  • wears a bear brand on his arm
  • mate of Elina Shestakova

Charles

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • assistant of Bram the Merciful
  • a very loyal and highly efficient human

Chramnesind – God

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • called The Sightless One, has no eyes but sees everything
  • God of the Iron Dragons
  • determined to be the only God being worshipped
  • repulsive, with a forked tongue and no eyes
  • it is in his name that the True Believers target Annwyl and the Abominations

Cilydd – Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • around 900 years old and nearly blind
  • an Elder in the court of Queen Ganieda

Cinnie – Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • part of the House of the Foulkes de chuid Fehhan, the royal family from the Western Mountains
  • daughter of Jarlath and Gormlaith
  • sister of Aidan the Divine, Ainmire, Harkin, Orla and Airmid
  • vapid and spoiled

Clesek, Elder – Dragon

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • an Elder in the court of Queen Rhiannon

Columella – Iron Dragon

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • daughter of Overlord Thracius
  • one of the four younger sister of Vateria Flominia

Costentyn – Brown Dragon

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • an old, wise dragon who lived quietly in his cave in the Southlands
  • revered books and knowledge
  • loved to wander through towns in his human form to gather information
  • a friend of Bram the Merciful
  • brown scales had turned grey with age
  • murder ordered by Baron Roscommon
  • killed so his horde could fund an army supporting Chramnesind

Craddock, Lady

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • a human Baroness of the Dark Plains
  • husband Lord Craddock trying to start an uprising against the rule of Annwyl the Bloody
  • spreads cruel gossip that new-born twins Talan and Talwyn are unholy abominations
  • is having an affair with a local pig farmer

Craddock, Lord

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • a human Baron of the Dark Plains
  • trying to start an uprising against the rule of Annwyl the Bloody
  • raising an army near the Southland Coast
  • wife Lady Craddock having an affair with a local pig farmer

Crom, Lord

  • first mentioned in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • killed by Briec when he flirted with a 16 year old Izzy

Crystin – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • a daughter of the House of Penarddun
  • from a matriarchal clan that values honor above all else
  • a member of the Royal family who has no ties to the Court
  • aunt of Braith of the Darkness
  • sister of Owena and Aledwen
  • massively built and incredibly strong
  • blue hair and green eyes

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Dagmar Reinholdt (What a Dragon Should Know)

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • daughter of Sigmar Reinholdt, the mightiest warlord of the Northlands
  • has 12 older brothers
  • given the name The Beast by her mocking cousin Uddo when she was 13
  • a legendary strategist and battle lord, trainer of battle dogs
  • deals in information, usually knows her way through any situation
  • married three times, but no marriage lasted more than a day
  • terrifying reputation completely at odds with her appearance
  • both brilliant and cunning
  • although physically weak, in her own way is more dangerous than Annwyl
  • able to see the Gods because she has no faith in them
  • given the Chain of Beathag by the war God Nannulf
  • made Chief Battle Lord for Annwyl
  • looks to be around 30 years old, tiny and somewhat plain looking
  • cold grey eyes behind wire-rimmed glasses, worn because she is severely near-sighted
  • waist length brown hair
  • mate marked on her backside
  • mate of Gwenvael the Handsome
  • mother of seven children, including son Unvar, daughters Arlais and Seva

Dana

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • an agent for Dagmar Reinholdt
  • sent in by Dagmar to kill Lord Bampour
  • petite and pretty, with blonde hair

Danelin

  • first appearance in Dragon Actually
  • lived in the dungeons of Garbhan Isle until he was 9 years old
  • became a soldier at age 12
  • next in command after Brastias, captain of Annwyl’s elite guard

Davon the Elegant – Gold Dragon

  • first mentioned in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • snatched from her father’s cave by Olgeir’s Lightning Dragons
  • her capture started a war between the Lightnings and the Southlanders
  • forced to mate Olgeir the Wastrel
  • mother of Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious
  • long golden hair and wide blue eyes

Dechard Reinholdt – Northlander

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • father of Jokull and Gestur Reinholdt
  • killed by his own son Sigmar Reinholdt

Delen the Blue – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • soldier in the Royal army
  • daughter of Bradana the Mutilator and Sulien the Blacksmith
  • younger sister of Rhona the Fearless
  • older sister of triplets Edana, Nesta and Breena

Delyth – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • a daughter of the House of Penarddun
  • from a matriarchal clan that values honor above all else
  • a member of the Royal family who has no ties to the Court
  • cousin of Braith of the Darkness
  • daughter of Aledwen, sister of Heledd
  • massively built and incredibly strong
  • blue hair and green eyes

Demetrius – Sea Dragon

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • Sea dragon soldier
  • scales constantly change color from blues to dark greens to light pink
  • webbed talons and brightly colored fins instead of horns

Deniela – Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • sister of Afton the Hermit, aunt of Ailean the Wicked, Arranz and Bideven
  • a warrior in her own right, skilled with a battle axe
  • best known as the mother of the Cadwaladr twins, Kyna and Kennis

Dera – Dragon

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • daughter of Ghleanna the Decimator and Bram the Merciful
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • one of eight children, including brothers Fal and Celyn and sister Branwen

Derowen – Silver Dragon

  • first mentioned in Chains and Flames
  • former lover of Bercelak the Great
  • daughter of Gobrien

Desmond L’Udair

  • first appearance in Dragon Actually
  • a nobleman and lieutenant serving under Lorcan
  • outwardly handsome, but corrupt and cruel
  • finger cut off by Annwyl after he gropes her
  • killed by Annywl the Bloody in battle

Diana

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • mother of a half dragon son, Camden
  • flees her village to save her son’s life

Didacus Domitus – Iron Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • cousin of Gaius and Agrippina Domitus
  • had been completely loyal to Overlord Thracius
  • executed by Gaius Domitus

Doane Brothers – Dragons

  • first mentioned in About a Dragon
  • bitter and cranky
  • live together since no one else can stand them

Donnflhlaidh – Brown Dragon

  • first appearance in Chains and Flames
  • an extremely old dragon who will no longer shift to human
  • nearing the end of her life
  • has some psychic ability

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Eadburga

  • see Ebba

Eanruig – Gold Dragon

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • an elder in the court of Queen Rhiannon
  • back-stabbing, arrogant and controlling
  • bloodline obsessed, believes Bercelak’s Cadwaladr blood tainted the royal line
  • golden hair turned nearly white with age
  • dull, worn scales
  • killed by Ghleanna the Decimator and Addolgar the Handsome when he tries to take newborn twins Talan and Talwyn

Eavan

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • serves Lord Hamish of Madron
  • craves riches and glory

Ebba – Centaur

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • mother Brighid served as nanny for the royals
  • has a deep, powerful magic
  • able to freeze people in place
  • nanny for Rhianwen and the twins
  • beautiful, with long, reddish brown hair

Edana – Dragon

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • soldier in the Royal army
  • offspring of Bradana the Mutilator and Sulien the Blacksmith
  • younger sister of Rhona the Fearless and Delen the Blue
  • oldest identical triplet sister of Nesta and Breena
  • the most serious of the triplets, always strikes first
  • after the war with Thracius, sent to train as a dragonwarrior
  • methodical and cunning
  • pretty, with green eyes

Egnatius Domitus – Iron Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • son of Overlord Thracius, brother of Vateria
  • cousin of Gaius and Agrippina Domitus
  • believes the throne is his by right
  • unparalleled skill with a sword
  • pretends to be a Chramnesind follower to be made Overlord of the Quintilian Soverigns
  • hunted down and killed by Gaius Domitus

Eibhear the Contemptible – Blue Dragon (How to Drive a Dragon Crazy)

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • youngest son of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great
  • excited and exuberant, like an over-sized puppy
  • known for his kindness and tolerance, always thinks the best of everyone
  • spent two years in the Northlands, training with the Lightnings
  • doesn’t like to follow orders
  • very protective of humans
  • lets loose a berserker rage when his friend Austell the Red is killed in a sneak attack during the war with Thracius
  • ripped off Thracius’ head in his rage
  • sent to the Icelands to become Mi-runach
  • rises to the position of Mi-runach squad leader, feared and reviled throughout the Icelands
  • a chameleon, able to become nearly invisible
  • freakishly large in both human and dragon form
  • a strong jaw and sharp cheekbones, with scars on his face and neck
  • long deep blue hair to the ground, silver eyes
  • after he becomes Mi-runach, wears his hair in warrior braids with small animal bones and feathers throughout
  • mate of Izzy the Dangerous

Eirianwen “Eir” – Goddess of War

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • long ago was tossed from the human npantheon of Gods
  • travels with a huge wolf named Nannulf
  • looks to be around 40, but tall and fit
  • roams the world looking for battles to fight
  • younger sister of Arzhela, her opposite in every way
  • feared even by her own brothers and sisters, one of the most violent goddesses in the known world
  • gave the gift to shift into human form to all dragons
  • brought Annwyl back to life after she had been killed by Rhydderch Hael
  • created of the Mi-runach
  • covered with scars on her hands, face and neck
  • long, curly brown hair worn in warrior braids
  • rich brown skin and brown eyes
  • mate of Rhydderch Hael

Elara – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • member of the Cadwaladr clan
  • daughter of Addolgar the Handsome and Braith of the Darkness
  • a young, powerful dragoness, both smart and strong
  • favors a war hammer, like her mother

Elestren – Green Dragon

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • a member of the Cadwaladr Clan, daughter of Cadan
  • leader of Queen Rhiannon’s Royal Guard
  • a warrior dragoness based in the Anubail Mountains
  • lives in an underground fortress, training with others like her
  • heavily scarred from years of battle
  • has devoted her life to the service of Eirianwen, Goddess of War
  • has never forgiven Keita the Viper for accidentally ripping out her eye
  • nearly killed by Morfyd after she attacks Keita the Viper
  • long green hair

Elina Shestakova – Daughter of the Steppes (Light My Fire)

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • full name is Elina Shestakova of the Black Bear Riders of the Midnight Mountains of Despair in the Far Reaches of the Steppes of the Outerplains
  • from a harsh and brutal matriarchal tribe of the Outerplains
  • sent by her tribe leader and mother Glebovicha on a suicide mission to kill Queen Rhiannon
  • fatalistic and no-nonsense, always brutally honest
  • always treated with contempt by her family because she was thought to be weak
  • kills for survival and defense, doesn’t live for war like her tribesmates
  • has 24 siblings, but is close only to her sister Kachka Shestakova
  • 145 years old, but can live to be almost 1200
  • branded Celyn with a bear marking on his arm, wears her mating mark down her spine
  • pale skinned, with long, white blonde hair and bright blue eyes
  • face slashed by Glebovicha, costing her her left eye
  • has a thick, Outerplains accent
  • mate of Celyn the Charming

Elisa – Nolwenn Witch

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • a highly respected Nolwenn elder, revered by her people
  • mother of Haldane, grandmother of Talaith, great-grandmother of Izzy the Dangerous and Rhianwen
  • probably around 600 years old, but looks to be around 50
  • dark brown eyes unfaded by age

Emyr – Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • father of Braith of the Darkness, Afanen and Meical
  • an Elder in the Court of Queen Adienna
  • cold and controlling, loyal only to himself
  • chose his mate to get strong sons and a royal title, but had no use for his daughter
  • a traitor working against the Queen
  • allied with the Lighting Dragons
  • destroyed the honor of his own family plotting against the Queen
  • a coward who uses others to do his dirty work
  • has little use for his daughter Braith, hoped she would be killed in battle against his soldiers
  • poisoned and killed by Lady Katarina

Erdmann – Lightning Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • 12th oldest son of Tinig, younger brother of Theodoric
  • comes to the Dark Plains to claim Shalin the Innocent after she is sold to his father
  • killed by Kyna
  • purple haired human form, purple scaled dragon form

Eryi

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • Captain of the Guards at Garbhan Isle

Esyld the Beautiful – Red Dragon

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • sister of Queen Rhiannon, aunt of the royal offspring
  • a powerful witch and an excellent healer
  • fled the Southlands when Rhiannon killed their mother and came to power
  • called Esyld the Traitor by Rhiannon’s court, has been hunted for years
  • lives as a human in the Woods of Desolation in the Outerplains
  • has no interest in power, simply wants to be left alone
  • captured and tortured by Lady Franseza for information about Rhiannon
  • beaten and abused, her lover killed, but never broke
  • has little interest in Rhiannon, but is completely loyal to Keita the Viper

Euthalia – Sea Dragon

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • serves Empress Helena
  • sorceress and healer
  • scales constantly change color from blues to dark greens to light pink
  • webbed talons and brightly colored fins instead of horns
  • helps save the life of Ghleanna the Decimator

Eymund Reinholdt – Northlander

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • oldest son of Sigmar Reinholdt, brother of Dagmar Reinholdt
  • first wife killed in a raid by his uncle Jokull
  • second wife Kikka vain and shallow
  • wife Kikka known for sleeping with many other men
  • tall and strapping, but not particularly bright

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Fal – Brown Dragon

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • son of Ghleanna the Decimator and Bram the Merciful
  • one of eight children, including brother Celyn and sisters Dera and Branwen
  • considered to be one of the most useless of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • known for his lusty ways
  • stupid and basically useless
  • sent to work the salt mines, where he gets fat and lazy

Falke de Vitis, General

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • second in command of Duke Roland Salebiri
  • a powerful Knight of the Realm
  • completely loyal follower of Chramnesind

Fannie

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • a servant at Garbhan Isle
  • around 40 years old, with a kind face
  • personal assistant of Dagmar Reinholdt
  • can be relied on in any situation
  • calm, dignified and smart

Fearghus the Destroyer (Black Dragon) – Dragon Actually

  • first appearance in Chains and Flames
  • oldest son of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great
  • spent 100 years in solitude, trying to avoid the machinations of his family
  • doesn’t really like anyone, either human or dragon
  • considered by his own family to be rude and inconsiderate
  • bored with most things that involve others
  • deep, resonate voice
  • tall and very powerful, with unparalleled skill with a sword
  • around 300 years old
  • tall and heavily muscled
  • human form has long black hair and dark brown eyes
  • mate of Annwyl the Bloody, Queen of Garbhan Isle
  • chosen by Rhydderch Hael to parent the first dragon/human children
  • father of Talan and Talwyn

Feoras the Fighter – Green Dragon

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • former lover of Ghleanna the Decimator
  • jealous of Ghleanna’s skill in battle and the loyalty she commands from her troops
  • insulted and mocked Ghleanna, embarrassing her in front of her family and soldiers
  • wanted advancement and respect, but wouldn’t work for it
  • called the fighter because he always fought to find a way to do as little as possible
  • turned traitor and attacked Ghleanna and Bram
  • green hair and golden eyes
  • killed by Ghleanna the Decimator

Ffraid – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • a daughter of the House of Penarddun
  • from a matriarchal clan that values honor above all else
  • a member of the Royal family who has no ties to the Court
  • cousin of Braith of the Darkness
  • middle daughter of Owena
  • massively built and incredibly strong
  • blue hair and green eyes

Fia – Kyvich Witch

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a Kyvich in training with Talwyn
  • leaves the Kyvich with Talwyn and Gisa

Finnbjorn the Callous – Dragon

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • former opponent of Bercelak the Great
  • captured one of Bercelak’s sisters

Fionn

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • a Colonel serving under Izzy the Dangerous

Fragma

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • from a tiny Ice Land village
  • hides with her daughter to protect her from being taken by the Kyvich

Franseza, Lady – Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • cousin of Queen Rhiannon
  • fled to the Quintilian Provinces when Rhiannon took the throne
  • wife of Overlord Thracius, mother of Vateria
  • poisoned by Keita at Castle Moor after she captured and tortured Esyld
  • body returned to Thracius as a declaration of war

Frederik Reinholdt – Northlander

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • eighth-born son of Fridmar Reinholdt
  • nephew of Dagmar Reinholdt
  • considered the family idiot, usually ignored and misunderstood
  • as cunning as his aunt Dagmar, pretended to be stupid so he would be sent away
  • sent to live with Dagmar Reinholdt by his family when he was 14
  • maintains the library at Garbhan isle
  • battle trains with Bercelak the Great
  • handsome and fair skinned, with farsighted gray eyes
  • 24 years old
  • 6 foot 4 and broad shouldered

Freida – Lightning Dragon

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • aunt of Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious
  • lost both and arm and a foot

Fridmar Reinholdt – Northlander

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • third born son of Sigmar Reinholdt, brother of Dagmar Reinholdt
  • tall and strapping, but not particularly bright

Fucinus

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • famous jewellery maker
  • has a shop in the heart of the Quintilian Provinces

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Gaius Lucius Domitus – Iron Dragon (Feel the Burn)

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • rebel dragon king of the Septima Mountains in the West
  • spent years trying to overthrow his uncle, Overlord Thracius
  • takes the title of King rather than Overlord
  • strong and battle-hardened, but fair
  • twin sister Agrippina held and tortured by their cousin Vateria
  • not even 200 years old
  • allies with Annwyl against Thracius after she rescues his sister Agrippina
  • had one of his grey eyes ripped out by his uncle when he was 12
  • blessed by both human and dragon magick by his mother when he was young
  • a large dragon form with steel colored scales and long, steel colored hair
  • long white horns curved nearly to his mouth
  • mate of Kachka Shestakova

Ganieda, Queen – White Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • succeeded by daughter Princess Adienna
  • grandmother of Rhiannon
  • incredibly powerful and well-respected
  • had been a battle mage for many years before she took the throne
  • loved by her subjects
  • beautiful, with clear blue eyes

Gavrilovich Trifonov – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • full name is Gavrilovich Trifonov of the Bear Hunters of the Heartless Clouds in the Far Reaches of the Steppes of the Outerplains

Gestur Reinholdt – Northlander

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • ally of brother Sigmar Reinholdt
  • fights against brother Jokull Reinholdt

Ghleanna the Decimator – Black Dragon (Dragon on Top)

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • daughter of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • sister of Addolgar, Bercelak and Rhys
  • likes to fight, known for her fierce temper
  • always ready for battle
  • fights in human wars when dragons are at peace
  • one of the most feared and decorated Dragonwarriors in centuries
  • has the complete loyalty of her soldiers
  • spent years followed by her father’s reputation as a slag
  • light freckles, short black hair sprinkled with gray and black eyes
  • mate of Bram the Merciful
  • mother of eight children, including Fal, Celyn the Charming, Dera and Branwen the Awful

Gillivray – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • an Elder in Queen Rhiannon’s Court
  • a minor player in Overlord Thracius’ plot to remove Rhiannon from power
  • believed Keita the Viper would be their puppet and turn against her mother
  • planned to flee to the Quintilian Provinces
  • captured by Vigholf the Vicious and Meinhard the Savage
  • body given to Overlord Thracius as a declaration of war

Gisa – Kyvich Witch

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • taken from her mother’s home near the Western Mountains when she was barely 3 months old
  • in Kyvich training with Talwyn
  • a good warrior, but struggles with Magicks
  • leaves the Kyvich with Talwyn and Fia

Glebovicha Shestakova – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • leader of the Black Bear Riders of the Midnight Mountains of Despair
  • a feared and brutal tribal leader
  • determined one day to be the Anne Atli, will do what she has to rise to power
  • over 600 years old
  • has 25 children including Elina and Kachka Shestakova
  • sent daughter Elina Shestakova on a suicide mission to kill Queen Rhiannon
  • made sure Elina had no respect or place in their tribe, found her weak and useless
  • attacked Elina, slashing her face and costing her an eye
  • unbelievably huge, with cold blue eyes
  • killed by Annwyl the Bloody

Glendower

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • son of Glewlwyd
  • serves as a temporary Vassal of Garbhan Isle when Annwyl is off at war

Glewlwyd

  • first mentioned in About a Dragon
  • father of Glendower

Gobrien – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Chains and Flames
  • father of Derowen the Silver

Gorlas – Elf

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • friend and mentor of Keita the Viper and Ren of the Chosen
  • a spymaster
  • has connections everywhere and knowledge about everyone
  • unlike most elves, respects all creatures
  • around a thousand years old, but looks maybe 35

Gormlaith, Lady – Gold Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • part of the House of the Foulkes de chuid Fehhan, the royal family from the Western Mountains
  • mate of Lord Jarlath
  • mother of Aidan the Divine, Ainmire, Harkin, Airmid, Orla and Cinnie
  • cold and manipulative
  • stunning despite her age
  • long golden hair trailing on the floor behind her
  • dead, cold eyes

Gregor the Appalling – Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • member of the Mi-runach
  • has an intense love for his war hammer

Grimhild the Vile – Lightning Dragon

  • first mentioned in Dragon on Top
  • Lightning warlord
  • killed in battle by Ghleanna the Decimator, who wears his horns on her battle helm and his purple scales on her shield

Gwenvael the Handsome – Gold Dragon (What a Dragon Should Know)

  • first appearance in Chains and Flames
  • fourth child of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great
  • the most like his randy grandfather, Ailean the Wicked
  • flirty and charming, doesn’t believe in discretion
  • brilliant, but oblivious to others
  • lives to torment others and cause trouble, doesn’t do well with boredom
  • lost the tip of his tale while fighting with Fearghus as a child
  • has the ability to change colors and blend into his surroundings
  • shockingly beautiful, with thick golden blonde hair past his knees and gold eyes
  • tall and muscled
  • mate of Dagmar Reinholdt, The Beast
  • father of seven children, including son Unvar, daughters Arlais and Seva

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Haldane – Nolwenn Witch

  • first mentioned in About a Dragon
  • disowned daughter Talaith after she became pregnant at 16
  • cold and unemotional
  • grandmother of Izzy and Rhianwen
  • daughter of Elisa
  • lives in the desert city of Sefu
  • dark brown eyes, curly brown hair and skin
  • more than 400 years old, but shows no sign of age except for a few grey hairs

Hamish Madron, Lord

  • first appearance in Dragon Actually
  • heir to the House of Madron
  • arrogant and strutting, craves power
  • blonde hair
  • a nobleman who was to become the husband of Annwyl the Bloody
  • serves the Goddess Arzhela
  • used by Arzhela to hunt Talaith and to target Annwyl
  • led his army in an attack on Garbhan Isle
  • poisoned by Talaith, rotting body destroyed by Annwyl

Harkin – Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • part of the House of the Foulkes de chuid Fehhan, the royal family from the Western Mountains
  • son of Jarlath and Gormlaith
  • brother of Aidan the Divine, Ainmire, Airmid, Orla and Cinnie
  • basically useless

Harold

  • first mentioned in Light My Fire
  • a stonemason in Garbhan Isle
  • working to build Annwyl’s tower

Hefaidd-Hen – White Dragonwizard

  • first appearance in Dragon Actually
  • an incredibly powerful sorcerer and mercenary
  • will do anything if the price is right
  • pretends to serves as the advisor to Lorcan
  • allied with the Lightning dragons
  • uses Lorcan in his bid to overthrow Queen Rhiannon and take the throne
  • a cold-blooded killer, unholy and evil
  • almost skeletal dragon form, with maggot white skin
  • no longer has protective scales after giving parts of himself to fuel his magicks
  • eerie milky blue eyes
  • killed by Fearghus and Morfyd

Heledd – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • a daughter of the House of Penarddun
  • from a matriarchal clan that values honor above all else
  • a member of the Royal family who has no ties to the Court
  • cousin of Braith of the Darkness
  • daughter of Aledwen, sister of Delyth
  • massively built and incredibly strong
  • blue hair and green eyes

Helena – Sea Dragon

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • Empress of the Sea Dragon empire
  • conniving and controlling
  • prides herself on the Sea Dragon superiority to other dragon races
  • held Bram the Merciful hostage when he was young
  • green-blue eyes
  • scales constantly change color from blues to dark greens to light pink
  • webbed talons and brightly colored fins instead of horns

Herleif – Lightning Dragon

  • first mentioned in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • a Lighting dragon of the Torbjorn Horde
  • lover of Lady Katarina

Heru VII, King – Sand Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • king of the Sand Dragons
  • rescues Izzy from an attack from traitorous Sand Dragons
  • brown scales with a bronze overlay
  • vibrant green eyes

Hew – Black Dragon

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • son of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • one of the younger brothers of Bercelak, Addolgar and Ghleanna

Hulda – Kyvich Witch

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • deadly in battle, kills without remorse
  • able to move without a sound
  • sent by the Gods to protect Rhianwen and the twins while Annwyl goes to war
  • face covered with black tribal tattoos

-I-

Iseabail

  • see Izzy the Dangerous

Ivan Khoruzhaya – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • brother of Yelena Khoruzhaya
  • excellent tracker and hunter
  • one of the warriors who fights with Kachka Shestakova against the cults of Chramnesind
  • because he is male, has little respect within his tribe

Ivanova Shestakova – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • cousin of Elina and Kachka Shestakova
  • the chosen favorite and second in command of tribe leader Glebovicha Shestakova
  • tall and strong, large even by dragon standards
  • one of the best warriors in the tribe, brilliant with both a sword and a bow
  • has 12 husbands and 18 children

Izzy (Isebail) the Dangerous – Nolwenn/Human (How to Drive a Dragon Crazy)

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • daughter of Talaith and Sethos, father died before she was born
  • claimed by Briec the Mighty as his own daughter
  • has the blood and life-span of a Nolwenn witch, but none of the magical ability
  • taken from her mother as a newborn, used as leverage to control Talaith by the Goddess Arzhela
  • held by Lord Madron as a child, spent 9 years on the run with her four protectors
  • forced to give her loyalty to Rhydderch Hael to save her mother when she was 16
  • nearly fearless and completely bold
  • good humored, constantly chattering and laughing
  • freakishly strong and quite clumsy unless she is in battle
  • progressed from soldier to Squire for Annwyl to General in only 10 years
  • commander of the Eighth, Fourteenth and Twenty Sixth Legions
  • big and incredibly strong, scarred from years of war
  • tall and muscled, with rich brown skin
  • short, wavy light brown hair and light brown eyes
  • wears her mating mark from the base of her right foot to her right breast
  • mate of Eibhear the Contemptible

-J-

Jack

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • a servant at Garbhan Isle

Jarlath, Lord – Gold Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • part of the House of the Foulkes de chuid Fehhan, the royal family from the Western Mountains
  • mate of Lady Gormlaith
  • father of Aidan the Divine,  Ainmire, Harkin, Airmid, Orla and Cinnie
  • paranoid and insane, belives the walls talk to him
  • considers himself as king of his own territory rather than a subject of Rhiannon’s
  • gold hair streaked with silver and gold eyes

Jenna

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a servant at Garbhan Isle

Jesella – Kyvich Witch

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • one of the Kyvich stationed at Garbhan Isle

Johann – Northlander

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • dog training assistant of Dagmar Reinholdt
  • a subject of Sigmar Reinholdt
  • prefers the company of animals to humans

Jokull – Northlander

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • son of Dechard Reinholdt
  • determined to claim the lands of Sigmar Reinholdt
  • responsible for the death of his nephew Eymund Reinholdt’s first wife
  • favorite son Uddo killed by Dagmar Reinholdt when she was a young teenager
  • follows no code but his own
  • smug and pompous
  • creating a vast army, has several truces with other warlords so he can focus on fighting his brother
  • killed by Annwyl the Bloody

Jonathan

  • first mentioned in Dragon on Top
  • assistant of Bram the Merciful

Jorgesson – Ice Land Dragon

  • first mentioned in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • leader of the Ice Land Dragons
  • bright white wings, white and silver hair
  • white spikes from his head to the end of his tail
  • killed by Eibhear and his squad of Mi-runach

Julius

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • a baker in a small village outside Madron
  • married with a young son

Junius Bato Toranius – Iron Dragon/Mage

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • a powerful mage from the House of Toranius
  • one of the most powerful dragons in the Quintilian Provinces, second in rank only to Overlord Thracius
  • patient and cunning
  • devoted to protecting his lover, Vateria Flominia
  • faithful servant of Chramnesind
  • killed by Annwyl the Bloody

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Kachka Shestakova – Rider of the Steppes (Feel the Burn)

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • full name is Kachka Shestakova of the Black Bear Riders of the Midnight Mountains of Despair in the Far Reaches of the Steppes of the Outerplains
  • from a harsh and brutal matriarchal tribe of the Outerplains
  • one of the 25 children of tribal leader Glebovicha Shestakova
  • older sister of Elina Shestakova, always defended her from attack from the rest of their tribe
  • leaves her home for Garbhan Isle when Elina is forced to flee
  • a skilled warrior, brilliant with a bow
  • likes to fight, highly skilled in battle and brilliant with a bow and arrow
  • tasked with Annwyl to find and destroy the troops of Duke Salebiri
  • becomes known as the Scourge of the Gods
  • 154 years old
  • battle scarred on her face and neck
  • long white blonde hair and bright blue eyes
  • mate of Gaius Domitus

Kafele – Sand Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • from the the Desert lands
  • head Magi and close confidant of King Heru VII

Katarina, Lady – Gold Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • lives in the Western mountain territories
  • father Lord Berg controls a vast army
  • basically a well treated hostage in the court of Queen Adienna, used to keep her father in line
  • was part of her own kidnapping plot arranged by Elder Emyr
  • made a deal with Emyr so she could escape to be with her lover, the Lighting dragon Herleif
  • poisons and kills Emyr, his sons Afanen and Meical, and all of his troops when they betray her
  • petite and delicate, seems frail by dragon standards
  • sweet, polite and charming
  • long golden hair and light gold eyes

Keita the Viper – Red Dragon (Last Dragon Standing)

  • first appearance in Chains and Flames
  • youngest daughter and fifth child of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great
  • around 200 years old
  • favorite child of Bercelak, but doesn’t get along with her mother
  • acts as a guardian of the throne, will protect it at all costs
  • has killed at least two of Rhiannon’s siblings who moved against the throne
  • well trained spy and assassin, has been very successful at tracking and eliminating threats to the throne
  • has fought with Morfyd since birth, but still very protective of her
  • looks sweet and innocent, but is smart and cunning
  • destined to one day be Queen of the Southlands
  • acts dim-witted and flighty, always underestimated by others
  • lives in the moment, doesn’t hold grudges
  • does what she wants, when she wants, and doesn’t care what almost anyone else thinks
  • both dragon and human forms are petite and delicate looking
  • long red hair and dark brown eyes
  • light sprinkling of freckles across her nose
  • mate of Ragnar the Cunning

Kel – Dragon

  • first appearance in a Tale of Two Dragons
  • a member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • cousin of Bercelak, Addolgar and Ghleanna

Kennis – Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • daughter of Deniela, cousin of Ailean the Wicked
  • one of the legendary Cadwaladr twins, among the greatest battle dragons ever
  • known for the bloody swath they cut through the Northland Dragons
  • feared by their own people as much as their enemies
  • has 14 older brothers
  • short tempered and likes bloodshed
  • such good warriors because they like to kill and hate to lose
  • always moves and fights in tandem with her twin, Kyna
  • only got more dangerous with age
  • both twins mated to another set of dragon twins

Kesslene – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Dragon Actually
  • from the Court of Queen Rhiannon
  • killed by Fearghus after she made a crass remark about his and Annwyl’s mating

Kikka Reinholdt – Northlander

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • second wife of Eymund Reinholdt, daughter in law of Sigmar Reinholdt
  • lives in the Reinholdt fortress in the Northlands
  • jealous and petty, has spent years belittling and mocking sister-in-law Dagmar Reinholdt
  • has many lovers other than her husband, including the stablemaster Valtemar
  • beautiful, but vain and stupid

Kleitos – Sea Dragon

  • first appearance in Dragon on Top
  • Chancellor of the Sea Dragons under Empress Helena
  • tortured Bram the Merciful when he was held captive by the Sea dragons
  • hated by his troops
  • scales constantly change color from blues to dark greens to light pink
  • webbed talons and brightly colored fins instead of horns
  • shark-like fangs
  • killed by Ghleanna the Decimator

Kyna – Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • daughter of Deniela, cousin of Ailean the Wicked
  • one of the legendary Cadwaladr twins, among the greatest battle dragons ever
  • known for the bloody swath they cut through the Northland Dragons
  • feared by their own people as much as their enemies
  • has 14 older brothers
  • short tempered and likes bloodshed
  • such good warriors because they like to kill and hate to lose
  • always moves and fights in tandem with her twin, Kennis
  • only got more dangerous with age
  • both twins mated to another set of dragon twins

-L-

Laetitia Clydia Domitus – Iron Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • aunt of Gaius and Agrippina Domitus
  • small in stature, but very stron
  • a power behind the scenes

Lagertha – Northlander

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • a serving girl in Reinholdt fortress
  • pretty but lusty
  • rebuffed when she tries to seduce Gwenvael the Handsome

Lailoken – Red Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • an Elder in Queen Rhiannon’s Court
  • a minor player in Overlord Thracius’ plot to remove Rhiannon from power
  • believed Keita the Viper would be their puppet and turn against her mother
  • planned to flee to the Quintilian Provinces
  • captured by Vigholf the Vicious and Meinhard the Savage
  • body given to Overlord Thracius as a declaration of war

Laudaricus Parthenius

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • serves under Overlord Thracius
  • human ruler of the Quintilian Provinces
  • leader of the Soverigns, has hundreds of legions at his command
  • son Varro Marius Parthenius the second in command of Gaius Lucius Dominus
  • killed by Annwyl

Layla

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • Captain in Sefu’s Imperial Guard
  • a strong and powerful woman
  • tall and imposing
  • curly brown hair worn in warrior braids
  • daughter of General Maskini, older sister of Sethos
  • aunt of Izzy the Dangerous

Lofal – Dragon

  • first mentioned in About a Dragon
  • aging and blind

Lolly

  • first mentioned in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • battlefield apprentice of Morfyd the White

Lolly

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • from a small town in the Southlands
  • owner of a clothing store
  • a friend of Celyn the Charming

Loran, Elder – Dragon

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a member of Queen Rhiannon’s court
  • a traitor and follower of Chramnesind
  • sent to kill Bram the Merciful and start a war
  • killed by Branwen the Awful, Ghlenna the Decimator and the Cadwaladrs

Lorcan

  • first appearance in Dragon Actually
  • former ruler of Garbhan Isle, known as The Butcher
  • brutal and controlling, hated all women
  • spent years tormenting and abusing his half sister, Annwyl
  • fast, brutal and skilled with a blade
  • known for his blinding rages
  • obsessed with his need to kill Annwyl
  • rules his people through brutality and fear
  • back scarred from beatings from his father
  • killed by Annwyl the Bloody

-M-

Mabsant

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • served as assistant of Dagmar Reinholdt for 8 years
  • a traitor and follower of Chramnesind
  • tries to kill Dagmar Reinholdt to start a war
  • taken down by Dagmar and Gwenvael’s youngest daughters
  • killed by Dagmar Reinholdt

Macsen

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • battle dog of Izzy the Dangerous
  • usually dirty and smelly, but completely loyal
  • found barely alive by Izzy the Dangerous when he was just a pup
  • a battle dog of the Desert people
  • absolutely loyal to his last breath
  • missing part of his left ear and blind in one eye
  • freakishly large and very strong

Madenn

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • human servant of Ailean the Wicked, family served for generations
  • sturdy and cheerful
  • deeply loyal

Madock, Lord

  • first mentioned in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • a human nobleman who believes the dragon/human children are abominations
  • targeted for death by Keita the Viper and Dagmar Reinholdt

Maecius, General

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • second in command of Overlord Thracius

Maelona – Green Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • daughter of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • younger sister of Ghleanna, Addolgar, Rhys, and Bercelak
  • not like the rest of the Cadwaladrs, interested more in healing than fighting
  • kind and sweet
  • extremely pretty in her human form
  • black eyes and dark green hair

Magdalina Fyodorov – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • sister and second in command of the current Anne Atli
  • strong and dangerous in her own right

Magnus, Brother

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • trains with Talan in the Far Mountains
  • dropped at the doorstep of the Brotherhood when he was barely two
  • 29 years old
  • leaves the Brotherhood with Talan

Marcellus – Iron Dragon

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a member of Agrippina’s personal guard
  • a traitor and follower of Chramnesind
  • tries to kill Agrippina in his God’s name
  • killed by Agrippina

Marcus

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • burly and strong
  • a blacksmith for Annwyl’s army

Margh – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Dragon on Top
  • an Elder in Queen Rhiannon’s court

Margo

  • first mentioned in Feel the Burn
  • leader of the kitchen staff of Garbhan Isle

Marina Aleksandrovna – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • a solid fighter, but questions the way of life of the tribe
  • one of the warriors who fights with Kachka Shestakova against the cults of Chramnesind
  • green eyes

Maris – Iron Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • a member of the Praetorian Guard
  • serves Gaius Domitus
  • killed by followers of Chramnesind

Mary

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • a barmaid
  • lives in a village on the road to the Northlands
  • friends with Addolgar

Maskini, General

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • commander of the army for the city of Sefu
  • mother of guard Captain Layla and Sethos
  • grandmother of Izzy the Dangerous
  • wife of Zachariah

Meical – Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • brother of Braith of the Darkness and Afanen
  • handsome but stupid, blindly follows the orders of his father Emyr
  • a traitor
  • poisoned and killed by Lady Katarina

Meinhard the Savage – Lightning Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • part of the Northlands Olgeirsson Horde
  • cousin to Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious
  • extremely loyal and good in battle
  • mentored Eibhear the Contemptible during his time training in the Northlands
  • large and heavily muscled
  • long purple hair to the middle of his back
  • green eyes and a brutal scar from his hairline to below his eye

Mer’lle – Priestess

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • serves the Goddess Arzhela

Miles

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • works for Baron Roscommon
  • part of the crew that murdered the dragon Costentyn and stole his horde
  • killed by Celyn the Charming

Mingxia – Goddess

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • Eastland Goddess of War and Love
  • dragon form has a tiger shaped head, long dragon body with no wings
  • row after row of fangs and dark eyes
  • trains Annwyl and Talwyn for battle
  • human form has a beautiful face and long black hair reaching the floor
  • dark brown eyes
  • wears leather and steel armor

Morfyd the White – White Dragonwitch

  • first appearance in Chains and Flames
  • oldest daughter and third child of Queen Rhiannon and Bercelak the Great
  • very strong abilities, heir to her mother’s magickal power
  • could easily destroy an entire kingdom, but has immense control
  • loves gossip and intrigue
  • has fought with Keita since she was born, but still very protective of her
  • a healer, spent many years living among humans
  • becomes the Counsel of Annwyl after she takes the throne of Garbhan Isle
  • battle mage and vassal to the armies of the Dark Plains
  • has a brutal scar on one side of her face, marked as a witch by order of Lorcan
  • looks to be around 30 years old
  • tall and astoundingly beautiful
  • long white hair and intense, almond-shaped blue eyes
  • mate of Brastias

Muiredach – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • brother of Queen Rhiannon
  • fled to the Northland Mountains after Rhiannon killed their mother and became Queen
  • pushed off a mountain to his death by Keita because he posed a threat to the throne

-N-

Nannulf – War God

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • takes the form of a massive wolf
  • companion of the War Goddess Eirianwen
  • gives the Chain of Beathag to Dagmar Reinhold, extending her life for hundreds of years
  • guides Annwyl the Bloody in her war against Overlord Thracius

Neish, Baron

  • first mentioned in Light My Fire
  • a human noble from Annwyl’s lands
  • his city is a target of the Chramnesind cults

Nesta – Dragon

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • soldier in the Royal army
  • offspring of Bradana the Mutilator and Sulien the Blacksmith
  • younger sister of Rhona the Fearless and Delen the Blue
  • identical triplet sister of Edana and Breena
  • after the war with Thracius, sent to train as a dragonwarrior
  • methodical and cunning
  • pretty, with green eyes

Nika Kolesova – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • one of the older sisters of Zoya Kolesova
  • comes to Garbhan Isle to find an honorable death fighting under Annwyl
  • over 700 years old
  • dark blonde and grey wildly curly braided hair and blue eyes
  • freakishly huge, almost giant in size

Nina Chechneva – Rider of the Steppes/Witch

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • called The Unclaimed because no tribe will have her
  • disowned by her own tribe 200 years ago, held as a prisoner with other tribes because of her Dark powers
  • nearly killed by her own mother as a child, given up to the Shamans of the tribe
  • sees and knows things others don’t, has unique powers
  • filled with rage and hate, uses her anger to fuel her spells
  • one of the warriors who fights with Kachka Shestakova against the cults of Chramnesind
  • feeds on the souls of those they defeat in battle
  • 336 years old
  • dark, cold eyes and long dark hair
  • hides her beauty to make herself more terrifying

-O-

Odda – Kyvich Witch

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • sly and mean, usually wearing a fake smile
  • big and burly
  • contemptuous of Annwyl and Garbhan Isle
  • challenges Annwyl’s authority over Talwyn
  • killed by Queen Rhiannon

Oissine – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • brother of Queen Rhiannon
  • fled to Alsandair after Rhiannon killed their mother and became Queen
  • believed to have died from food poisoning
  • hired assassins to kill Rhiannon
  • poisoned by Keita because he posed a threat to the throne

Olezka Tyushnaykov- Rider of the Steppes

  • first mentioned in Light My Fire
  • from the Outerplains in the time of the first Anne Atli
  • a large and incredibly strong warrior
  • his only weakness was kittens, had hundreds of them around his hut
  • laid waste to an entire region when his kittens and his many wives were killed by his brother

Olgeir the Wastrel – Lightning Dragon

  • first mentioned in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • Northland dragon warlord
  • leader of the Olgeirsson Horde, known for capturing females from other clans
  • has a deep hatred for Rhiannon, wants the destruction of the Southland Queen
  • kidnapped and force-mated Davon the Elegant
  • declared war on Queen Rhiannon a centry ago, but was unsuccessful
  • controls the Outerplains, unhappily upholds the truce between the Lightning and Southland Dragons
  • loyal only to himself
  • has 19 sons, including Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious
  • killed by Izzy the Dangerous and Talaith, Daughter of Haldane

Oliver, Brother – Monk

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • from the Brotherhood of the Far Mountains
  • believes the Dragon/Human children are abominations

Olver, Brother – Monk

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • had been based in Spikenhammer
  • last leader of the Order of the Warhammer

Orla – Gold Dragon

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • part of the House of the Foulkes de chuid Fehhan, the royal family from the Western Mountains
  • youngest daughter of Jarlath and Gormlaith
  • sister of Aidan the Divine, Ainmire, Harkin, Airmid and Cinnie
  • only close to Aidan, wanted to leave home with him when he did but was too young
  • very beautiful, but sweet and shy and a little sad
  • wide brown eyes and long golden hair

Owena – Blue Dragon

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • a daughter of the House of Penarddun
  • from a matriarchal clan that values honor above all else
  • a member of the Royal family who has no ties to the Court
  • clan healer
  • aunt of Braith of the Darkness
  • sister of Crystin and Aledwen
  • massively built and incredibly strong
  • blue hair and green eyes

-P-

Peg

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • a servant at Garbhan Isle

Petur, Brother – Monk

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • belongs to an order that preaches tolerance over war

Picton, Duke

  • first mentioned in Dragon on Top
  • associate of Bram the Merciful

Pombray, Lord

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • a human royal who visits Garbhan Isle
  • father of Lord Albrecht
  • comes to Garbhan Isle to capture Rhianwen
  • killed by Talan and Talwyn

Pyrs, Baron

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a human noble in Queen Annwyl’s lands

-Q-

-R-

Rachel

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • from the desertland city of Sefu
  • granddaughter of General Maskini and Zachariah
  • cousin of Izzy the Dangerous

Ragnar the Cunning – Lightning Dragon (Last Dragon Standing)

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • 8th born son of Olgeir the Wastrel and Davon the Elegant
  • brother of Vigholf the Vicious
  • left with his uncle when he was 10, didn’t see his father again until he was almost 90
  • fought and plotted against his father for centuries because he wanted a better life for their people
  • became Dragonlord Chief of all the Hordes after the death of his father
  • spent years traveling the Northlands as a Monk from the Order of the Warhammer
  • smart and educated
  • both a vicious fighter and a brilliant thinker
  • fair and smart, a good leader for his people
  • trained in combat, weaponry, survival tactics and warfare spellcasting
  • highly skilled dragonmage of great power, both a warrior and a mage
  • grew very close to Dagmar Reinhold when she was a child, brought her books and information
  • elegant and refined, unlike most Northlanders
  • around 250 years old
  • very handsome, with sharp cheekbones and full lips
  • vivid blue eyes with specks of silver and long purple hair
  • bonded with Keita the Red Viper

Ralphie

  • first mentioned in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • served as squire for Annwyl
  • fat and a bit lazy

Reganach, Elder – Dragon

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a member of Queen Rhiannon’s court
  • a traitor and follower of Chramnesind
  • sent to kill Bram the Merciful and start a war
  • killed by the Cadwaladrs

Ren of the Chosen – Eastland Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • best friend of Keita the Viper, but friends with all of the Royals
  • a noble in his own lands
  • has traveled with Keita the Viper for years
  • a very powerful mage, able to vanish in an instant, open portals
  • rational and smart, with instincts that are never wrong
  • odd, wingless dragon form with a slender body and a black and gold mane of fur from his head to his tail
  • beautiful, smart and devious
  • no horns or talons, but fur-covered claws like on a jungle cat
  • seems to float rather than fly
  • human form is handsome and strong, with straight black hair tipped in gold

Rhiannon, Queen – White Dragonwitch (Chains and Flames)

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • oldest daughter and heir of Queen Adienna, granddaughter of Queen Ganieda
  • loathed and feared by her mother, who has always wanted her dead
  • loved and protected by her father, who was taken by the Iron Dragons and crucified
  • magic bound by her mother for years, making her believe she was weak
  • incredibly powerful after she is freed from her mother’s spell
  • from the time she was young, was considered the meanest royal in the Southlands
  • never wanted to mate, spent years alone at her den
  • Bercelak chosen to be her mate by her mother in hopes he would destroy her
  • lifelong friendship with Bram the Merciful
  • killed her mother Adienna and claimed the throne
  • long white hair and intense crystal blue eyes
  • mate marked from her neck to her feet
  • mate of Bercelak the Great
  • mother of Fearghus, Briec, Morfyd, Gwenvael, Keita and Eibhear

Rhianwen – Dragon/Nolwenn Witch

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • daughter of Briec the Mighty and Talaith, Daughter of Haldane
  • younger sister of Iseabail the Dangerous
  • even as a baby, seemed sweet but somber and serious all the time
  • very deep, seems to peer into everyone’s soul
  • artistic and girly, inherently innocent and good
  • seems completely human, but has almost unequaled magic power
  • her power makes her a target for those who will use or exploit her
  • incredibly close connection to cousins Talan and Talwyn, usually calms their more violent natures
  • has the highly developed senses of a dragon
  • goes to the Nolwenn to learn to control her powers
  • incredibly beautiful, with long curly silver hair and violet eyes
  • light brown skin

Rhona the Fearless – Brown Dragon (The Dragon Who Loved Me)

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • member of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • oldest daughter of Bradana the Mutilator and Sulien the Blacksmith
  • basically raised her younger siblings while her mother was off at war
  • older sister of Delen the Blue and triplets Edana, Nesta and Breena
  • just over 200 years old
  • loyal, competent Sergeant in the Royal army
  • has no ambition to rise in the military ranks, true calling to be a blacksmith like her father
  • incredibly stubborn and protective of those she cares about
  • calm and controlled, unlike most of the Cadwaladr Clan
  • able to either breathe fire or spew lava
  • has some skill with alchemy
  • leaves her position in the Royal army to lead her own forge in the Northlands
  • pretty dark brown eyes and shoulder-length brown hair
  • has her mate-mark on her back
  • mate of Vigholf the Abhorrent

Rhydderch Hael – God of Dragons

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • father of all dragons, one of the oldest gods in the world
  • a massive black dragon, larger than any other dragon
  • talons as big as a person, several rows of huge fangs
  • 12 horns on his massive head
  • bright violet eyes, long black hair streaked with a multitude of colors
  • targeted by the other gods who crave his immense power
  • protected Iseabail for years, taught her to read and write
  • killed the Goddess Arzhela in Talaith’s body
  • bargained with Iseabail to bring Talaith back alive from Arzhela’s realm
  • chose Fearghus and Annwyl to become the parents to the first human/dragon children
  • planned to take newborn twins Talan and Talwyn to raise himself after he left Annwyl to die
  • mate of the Dragon Goddess Eirianwen

Rhys the Hammer

  • first appearance in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • third-born son of Ailean the Wicked and Shalin the Innocent
  • brother of Ghleanna, Bercelak and Addolgar
  • known for his skill in decorating
  • patient but deadly in battle
  • happily mated to his perfect she-dragon
  • favors a war-hammer

Richard

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • a stablehand at Garbhan Isle

Robert

  • first mentioned in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • quiet and scholarly
  • assistant of Bram the Merciful

Robert

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • called Old Robert
  • works for Baron Roscommon
  • part of the crew that murdered the dragon Costentyn and stole his horde
  • killed by Celyn the Charming

Robert

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • young son of Garbhan Isle blacksmith Stenam
  • around 10 years old

Robert, Father – Monk

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • leader of the Brotherhood of the Far Mountains
  • seems soft and comforting, but has a will of iron
  • taught Talan for over 10 years, but believes the Dragon/Human children are abominations

Roland Salebiri, Duke

  • first mentioned in Light My Fire
  • ruler of the city of Levenz of the Outerplains
  • brother of Priestess Abertha and Thoms Salebiri
  • takes his power from worshiping the God Chramnesind
  • believes he has greater power than he does
  • determined to overthrow Annwyl and rule all of the Southlands in Chramnesind’s name
  • plans to kill those whose death would cause war, targets Agrippina, Bram, and Bercelak
  • husband of Lady Ageltrude (Vateria Flominia)

Roscommon, Baron

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a noble from the lands of Annwyl
  • ordered his men to murder Constentyn so they could steal his horde
  • taken from his castle by Addolgar, brought to Garbhan Isle to face justice for treason

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Saamik – Northlander

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • grew up on the lands of Sigmar Reinholdt
  • left home with Dagmar Reinholdt’s help rather than marry the man her family had chosen for her
  • works in an exclusive dress-shop in Spikenhammer
  • gives Dagmar Reinholdt valuable information she overhears
  • mother of a young son named Geoff

Sally

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • an older resident of Garbhan Isle

Samuel

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • a young servant at Garbhan Isle

Samuel

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • squire for Izzy the Dangerous
  • usually put-upon and annoyed
  • forced into the military by his father when he was only 9

Sethos

  • first mentioned in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • from the city of Sefu
  • the first love of Talaith, Daughter of Haldane
  • killed in battle before his daughter Izzy the Dangerous was born
  • son of General Maskini and Zachariah

Seva – Dragon/Human

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • third born child of Gwenvael and Dagmar Reinholdt
  • younger sister of Unvar and Arlais
  • oldest of “Gwenvael’s Five”
  • although very young, is both powerful and dangerous
  • golden haired and beautiful

Shalin the Innocent – Gold Dragon (Can’t Get Enough)

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • quiet and studios member of the Royal family
  • very close to her parents, lived a life of study
  • mother died when she was 30, father Baudwin the Wise a respected scholar
  • great niece of Brigida the Foul
  • lifelong hatred of Queen Adienna
  • always seems timid and shy, but has a fierce temper when roused
  • sent away to study alchemy among the humans
  • knows many spells, but not exactly a witch
  • concerned with others more than herself
  • used to being in the shadows, has always done what is expected of her
  • small for a dragoness, uses brains rather than brawn to survive
  • golden hair and intense golden eyes
  • light dusting of freckles
  • wears her small mate mark on her lower back
  • mate of Ailean the Wicked
  • had 15 sons and daughters, including Bercelak, Ghleanna, Addolgar and Rhys

Siarl – Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • an elder in Queen Rhiannon’s Court
  • loyal to the throne

Sigmar Reinholdt – Northlander

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • prominent landowner from the Northlands
  • 18th born of Dechard Reinholdt, killed his own father
  • earned his lands when he was only 17
  • enemy of brother Jokull Reinholdt
  • has 13 children, 12 boys and Dagmar Reinholdt
  • short but powerfully built
  • rough and brutish, but cares deeply for his family and his people

Simon, Brother – Monk

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • from the Order of the Shining Suns
  • based in Fenella
  • very gossipy, but a great source of knowledge
  • a contact of Ragnar the Cunning

Sinclair DeLaval, Lord

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • a patron of Castle Moor
  • had a one-night stand with Keita the Viper
  • needy and desperate, determined to get Keita back
  • poisoned and killed by Keita the Viper when he tries to forcibly claim her

Soaic – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Chains and Flames
  • former lover of Rhiannon
  • badly scarred hindquarter from a fight with Bercelak

Stenam

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a blacksmith in Garbhan Isle
  • father of Robert

Styrbjorn the Loathsome – Lightning Dragon

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • cousin of Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious
  • from a territory near the Iceland border
  • former ruler of the Borderlands
  • after his death, succeeded by his son Styrbjorn the Revolting

Styrbjorn the Revolting – Lightning Dragon

  • first mentioned in Last Dragon Standing
  • cousin of Ragnar the Cunning and Vigholf the Vicious
  • from a territory near the Iceland border
  • succeeded his father Styrbjorn the Loathsome as ruler of the Borderlands
  • worked with Overlord Thracius in a plot against Queen Rhiannon

Sulien the Blacksmith – Volcano Dragon

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • mate of Bradana the Mutilator
  • raised in a volcano near the salt mines in the Black Mountains
  • father of Rhona the Fearless, Delen the Blue, and identical triplets Edana, Nesta and Breena
  • works in the forges at Garbhan Isle for Annwyl’s army
  • uncomplicated but easily annoyed
  • antagonistic relationship with Bercelak the Great
  • able to create incredible weapons for both humans and dragons
  • has skill with alchemy
  • large and heavily muscled
  • raised his children while his mate was away at war for years at a time
  • spews lava rather than breathe fire
  • large, black dragon form with a red tinge to his scales
  • brown eyes

-T-

Taffia

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • assistant of Morfyd

Talaith, Daughter of Haldane – Nolwenn Witch (About a Dragon)

  • first appearance in About a Dragon
  • originally from Alisandair, but lived for 16 years in a small village outside Madron
  • first love was a soldier who died in battle
  • cast out by her mother Haldane after she got pregnant at 16
  • newborn daughter Iseabail taken by the Priestesses of the goddess Arzhela to use as leverage
  • married for 16 years, husband led a lynch mob that tried to kill her
  • learned long ago to trust no one
  • powers bound by the goddess Arzhela, spent years living in fear of what she would have to do
  • highly trained assassin, skilled in poisons
  • was always a rebel, fought against the restrictions of Nolwenn life since the beginning
  • sent by Arzhela to kill Annywl
  • often speaks before she thinks, gets herself in trouble
  • small and dainty, but by no means helpless
  • soft brown skin
  • big brown eyes, and curly waist-length dark brown hair
  • mate mark across her back
  • mate of Briec the Mighty

Talan – Dragon/Human

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • son of Annwyl the Bloody and Fearghus the Destroyer
  • incredibly close connection to twin sister Talwyn and cousin Rhianwen
  • human in looks, but more advanced and quicker to develop
  • physically human, but dragon in spirit
  • grew at an abnormally fast rate, looks almost three months old just days after being born
  • incredibly dangerous since they were small children, feared by many
  • has the ability to re-animate dead animals
  • grows up to be almost unbelievably handsome, tall and heavily muscled
  • left Garbhan Isle to be trained with a brotherhood of Monks in Magicks
  • will lead the Army of the Abominations against the cult of Chramnesind
  • doesn’t like being in charge, but accepts it when necessary
  • brown hair with light brown streaks, coal black eyes

Talwyn – Dragon/Human

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • daughter of Annwyl the Bloody and Fearghus the Destroyer
  • twin sister of Talan
  • incredibly close connection to twin brother Talan and cousin Rhianwen
  • human in looks, but more advanced and quicker to develop
  • physically human, but dragon in spirit
  • grew at an abnormally fast rate, looks almost three months old just days after being born
  • incredibly dangerous since they were small children, feared by many
  • tall and strong, with the natural fighting skills of a seasoned warrior
  • claimed by the Kyvich, goes with them to study and train
  • very skilled in both battle and magick, has control over plants and growing things
  • full of tightly controlled rage, like her mother
  • grows up to be very beautiful, but usually scruffy and unkempt
  • pitch black hair worn in warrior braids and bright green eyes
  • usually scowling with a perpetual glare

Tatyana Shestakova – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • cousin and member of the same tribe as Elina and Kachka Shestakova
  • as a fascination for Southland ways
  • smart and curious, good at information gathering more than fighting
  • one of the warriors who fights with Kachka Shestakova against the cults of Chramnesind

Teithi – Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • an elder in Queen Rhiannon’s Court
  • loyal to the throne

Terence

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • works for Baron Roscommon
  • part of the crew that murdered the dragon Costentyn and stole his horde
  • killed by Celyn the Charming

Terlack – Dragon

  • first mentioned in Dragon Actually
  • an old dragon with only one wing

Tevkel – Rider of the Steppes

  • first mentioned in Light My Fire
  • had six husbands and multiple children
  • lost her arm and part of her hip in battle, but was still respected and feared

Theodoric – Lightning Dragon

  • first appearance in Can’t Get Enough
  • one of the 19 sons of Tinig
  • comes to the Dark Plains to claim Shalin the Innocent after she is sold to his father
  • younger brother Erdmann killed by Kyna
  • more liberal than the rest of his family
  • a good, solid fighter
  • tall and beautiful
  • sharp blue eyes and purple hair

Thomas, Baron

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a noble in Queen Annwyl’s lands

Thomas Salebiri

  • first mentioned in Light My Fire
  • brother of Duke Roland Salebiri and Priestess Abertha
  • killed by Annwyl after he insulted Dagmar Reinholdt

Thracius, Overlord – Iron Dragon

  • first mentioned in A Tale of Two Dragons
  • despotic ruler of the Iron Dragons
  • responsible for the capture and crucifixion of Queen Rhiannon’s father
  • has spent decades plotting to remove Rhiannon from power, wants control of the Southland throne
  • patient and cunning
  • a brutal ruler, leader of the entire Soverign Empire
  • guided by the God Chramnesind in his war against Annwyl
  • father of Vateria and Columella
  • uncle of twins Agrippina and Gaius Lucius Domitus
  • killed by Eibhear the Contemptible

Tinig – Lightning Dragon

  • first mentioned in Can’t Get Enough
  • father of 19 sons, including Theodoric and Erdmann
  • lost an eye in a battle with Ailean the Wicked
  • tried to buy Shalin the Innocent from Princess Adienna

Tryggvi, Lord

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • human ruler of Spikenhammer
  • unpleasant and arrogant, but an excellent warrior

Tyrus Gabinius

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • from the House of Gabinius
  • a Senator in the Iron Dragon court
  • member of an important human family in the Quintilian Soverigns

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Uddo Reinholdt – Northlander

  • first mentioned in What a Dragon Should Know
  • favorite son of Jokull Reinholdt
  • mockingly gave cousin Dagmar Reinholdt the nickname The Beast
  • punches Dagmar Reinholdt in the face after she stops him from accosting a servant
  • killed by Dagmar Reinholdt’s dogs

Unvar “Var” Reinholdt  – Dragon/Human

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • oldest child and only son of Dagmar Reinholdt and Gwenvael the Handsome
  • brother of Arlais and Seva
  • as beautiful as Gwenvael, but as brilliant as Dagmar
  • wise beyond his years, studied and well-read
  • close to his mother, but ashamed by his father
  • longs for peace and quiet away from his rowdy family

Uther the Despicable – Brown Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • one of the Mi-runach, serves in Eibhear’s squad
  • cranky and snarling
  • easily bored, often oblivious of what is going on around him

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Valdis Reinholdt – Northlander

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • second born son of Sigmar Reinholdt, brother of Dagmar Reinholdt
  • tall and strapping, but not particularly bright

Valtemar

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • stable-master for Sigmar Reinholdt in the Northlands
  • well paid and respected
  • lover of Kikka Reinholdt

Varro Marius Parthenius

  • first appearance in The Dragon Who Loved Me
  • son of Laudaricus Parthenius
  • best friend and second in command of Gaius Lucius Dominus
  • fights against his father and Overlord Thracius

Vass, Elder – Dragon

  • first appearance in Light My Fire
  • a member of Queen Rhiannon’s court
  • a traitor and follower of Chramnesind
  • sent to kill Bram the Merciful and start a war
  • killed by the Cadwaladrs

Vateria Flominia – Iron Dragon

  • first appearance in Last Dragon Standing
  • eldest daughter of Overlord Thracius, rules in his stead when he is away
  • enjoys the torture of others, as cruel as her father
  • worshiper of the God Chramnesind, The Sightless One
  • flees to the desert lands after her father is overthrown
  • determined to regain control of the Provinces
  • cold and filled with hatred
  • steel-colored dragon form, with white horns that curl towards her mouth
  • beautiful, with long silver hair
  • takes the name Lady Ageltrude, become the wife of Duke Roland Salebiri
  • physically altered by Chramnesind, grows countless tentacles in both human and dragon form
  • row after row of fangs
  • believes she and her unholy children will bring the downfall of Annwyl and the Abominations

Vigholf the Abhorrent – Lightning Dragon (The Dragon Who Loved Me)

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • son of Olgeir the Wastrel and Davon the Elegant
  • younger brother of Ragnar the Cunning
  • supports his brother Ragnar, serves as his second in command
  • favorite weapon a war hammer
  • protective and determined to keep those he loves safe
  • tall and muscular
  • purple dragon form
  • long purple hair to the middle of his back
  • dark grey eyes and a brutal scar across his jaw
  • mate of Rhona the Fearless

Vincent – Sand Dragon

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • a zealot in the cult of Charmnesind
  • lives in the sewers under Sefu
  • killed by Izzy the Dangerous

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Winsley, Duke

  • first mentioned in About a Dragon
  • an important human leader
  • pompous and boring
  • small and weak looking, with an excessively long nose

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Yelena Khoruzhaya – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • sister of Ivan Khoruzhaya
  • excellent tracker and hunter
  • one of the warriors who fights with Kachka Shestakova against the cults of Chramnesind

Yrjan

  • first appearance in What a Dragon Should Know
  • given by his father to the Order of Knowledge as a child
  • lacked the strength and skill of his brothers, but was always smart
  • had always been a weak, easy target of his family, but found safety with the Order
  • has worked at the Great Library of Spikenhammer since he was 14

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Zachariah

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • father of Sethos and Layla, grandfather of Izzy the Dangerous
  • son of Zarah
  • a blacksmith in the city of Sefu
  • kind and loving
  • very short grey hair, heavily muscled arms
  • light brown eyes
  • husband of General Maskini

Zarah

  • first appearance in How to Drive a Dragon Crazy
  • great grandmother of Izzy the Dangerous
  • grandmother of Sethos and Layla
  • mother of Zacharia
  • former commander general of Sefu’s Imperial Guard, served for 30 years
  • battle-scarred, missing three fingers
  • light brown eyes

Zoya Kolesova – Rider of the Steppes

  • first appearance in Feel the Burn
  • full name is Zoya Kolesova of the Mountain Movers of the Lands of Pain in the Far Reaches of the Steppes of the Outerplains
  • unlike most Riders,is jovial and good natured
  • has no desire for power, just likes to fight and have a good time
  • one of the warriors who fights with Kachka Shestakova against the cults of Chramnesind
  • incredibly large and freakishly strong, almost giant
  • able to literally move mountains and punch through stone
  • bigger and stronger than even dragon males, but the smallest of her siblings
  • has 147 children, excessive for even the Daughters of the Steppes