Fever World Character Guide

The Fever series is a Urban Fantasy series focusing on Sidhe-Seers MacKayla Lane and Dani O’Malley and their battle to rid Dublin of the Fae. Adding to the chaos are the mysterious Nine, men of mysterious origins and unequaled power.

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– Sidhe-Seers –

For generations, Sidhe-Seers have been one of the last lines of defense for humans in the secret battle against the Fae, possessing the ability to look beyond the glamours the Fae cast to the see the monsters within.

Alina MacKenna Lane – Sister of MacKayla Lane. Able to sense Fae Objects of Power. Lover of Darroc, The Lord Master. Murdered on order of Rowena O’Reilly.

Dani O’Malley – gift of super strength and speed, enhanced senses. Spent what felt like 5 years trapped in the Silvers. Possesses a split personality named Jada.

Jo Brennan – gift of enhanced memory. Usually does research. Able to get through most wards. Brief relationship with Ryodan.

Katarina “Kat” McLaughlin – gift of emotional empathy. Nearly destroyed by her powers as a child. Takes over as Grand Mistress of the Sidhe-Seers after the death of Rowena O’Reilly. Lover of Sean O’Bannion.

MacKayla Lane – one of the most powerful Sidhe-Seers ever born. Able to sense Fae Objects of Power. A Null, able to freeze Fae in place. Investigates the murder of sister Alina Lane. Given a Fae elixir making her nearly immortal. Intense relationship with Jericho Barrons.

Rowena O’Reilly – Grand Mistress of the Sidhe-Seers. Power of mental coercion. Experimented on Dani O’Malley, causing a personality fragment. Responsible for countless deaths, including Alina Lane‘s. Killed by MacKayla Lane.

Other Sidhe-Seers: Augusta O’Clare, Barb, Brigitte, Cara, Cassie, Clare MacSweeney, Deborah Siobhan O’Connor, Isla O’Connor, Josie, Kayleigh O’Reilly, Liz, Lorena, Maggie, Margery McLaughlin, Mary, Mo, Moira, Nana O’Reilly, Patrona O’Connor, Shauna, Sophie, Sorcha MacSweeney, Tanty Anna, Tara Lynn, Tellie Sullivan, Val

– The Nine –

Very little is known about the Nine, except that they are immortal beings cursed to live forever and that they contain within them a savage, nearly uncontrollable beast form.

Daku – Lives for combat. Former gladiator and samurai.

Fade – tends to stay in the shadows.

Jericho Z. Barrons – The silent command behind the nine. Highly versed in dark magic. Half brother of Ryodan. Intense relationship with MacKayla Lane.

Kasteo – Has not spoken in a 1000 years, since the woman he loved was killed by the others of the Nine.

Lor – In the old days, was known as The Bonecrusher. Adores women and children. Looks like a Viking of old.

Ryodan – Public leader of the Nine. Owner of  Chester’s. A master of manipulation. Half brother of Jericho Barrons.

X – mentally unstable.

– The Highlanders –

For generations, the men (and women) of the Scottish Highlands have served as Druids of the Seelie Queen Aoibheal, to keep the wall up between the Fae and Human worlds. With powers and experiences of their own, they have become a force in the battle against the Unseelie.

Christian MacKeltar – son of Christopher MacKeltar. Has the ability to tell when someone is lying. Spent what felt like 3 years lost in the Silvers. Was turning into the fourth Unseelie Prince until he sacrificed himself to the Crimson Hag.

Christopher MacKeltar – father of Christian MacKeltar.

Cian MacKeltar – Spent nearly 1000 years trapped in the Silvers. The most uncivilized of the Keltar.

Dageus MacKeltar – twin brother of Drustan MacKeltar. Husband of Chloe MacKeltar. Had been possessed by 13 of the most evil Druids ever. Possesses an uncanny sense of premonition.

Drustan MacKeltar – twin brother of Dageus MacKeltar. Immune to the control of the Sinsar Dubh, because he has an incorruptible heart.

Other Highlanders: Cara MacKeltar, Colleen MacKeltar, Cory MacKeltar, Sylvan MacKeltarlong-line

character-guide*This is a breakdown of all of the characters in Karen Marie Moning’s Fever series, complete up to Feverborn.  While I have tried to keep things general, this is a reference that may include spoilers.

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

-A-

Adam

  • first mentioned in Dreamfever
  • a Fae who chose to become mortal for love
  • was the favorite of the Seelie Queen for 5000 years
  • had been called the Sin Siriche Du
  • hunted by the Fae
  • long black hair
  • gold-dust skin
  • wife Gabrielle pregnant

Ahern, S.S.

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • a Professor at Trinity College
  • taught Alina Lane
  • tall and rail thin
  • brisk and efficient

Alina MacKenna Lane

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • a Sidhe-seer
  • older sister of MacKayla Lane
  • raised in Ashford, Georgia the adopted daughter of Jack and Rainey Frye Lane
  • originally born in Ireland, the daughter of Isla O’Connor
  • sunny and kind
  • highly ambitious and studious, loved knowledge and learning
  • went to study at Trinity College in Dublin, working towards her PhD in literature
  • began to hunt the Sinsar-Dubh for her lover, The Lord Master
  • led to her death by Dani O’Malley, who was being controlled by Rowena
  • body found dumped in an alley in Ireland, eaten by Unseelie
  • unknowingly resurrected by MacKayla Lane using the Sinsar Dubh
  • finds herself on the streets of Dublin, missing a year of her life
  • 24 years old
  • slim but curvy, athletically built
  • a small mole high on her cheek and a small scar on her lip
  • blonde hair
  • bright green eyes with gold flecks

Amy Tanhauser

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • lives in Ashford, Georgia
  • went to school with MacKayla Lane

Annie

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • asks Dani O’Malley for help to clean out a nest of Unseelie creepers

Aoibheal (see also the Concubine)

  • first mentioned in Bloodfever
  • Seelie Queen of the Light
  • started her life as the mortal concubine of the Unseelie King
  • has no memory of her time as the concubine
  • pale skin, golden hair
  • slight form, frail and wasted
  • had been entombed by V’Lane/Cruce in the Unseelie prison
  • left to die slowly
  • rescued by MacKayla Lane and Christian MacKeltar

Augusta O’Clare

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • grandmother of Tellie Sullivan
  • died 8 years ago

-B-

Barb

  • first appearance in Dreamfever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • able to get through most wards
  • becomes possessed by the Sinsar-Dubh
  • shoots up the Abbey and kills 118 of her fellow Sidhe-Seers while under the influence of the Sinsar-Dubh
  • disappeared, probably killed herself

Betsy

  • first mentioned in Faefever
  • high-school classmate of MacKayla Lane

Billy James

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • lives in Ashford, Georgia
  • briefly dated MacKayla Lane in high school

Blinky Brewer

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • elementary school classmate of MacKayla Lane

Bonita

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • morning desk clerk at Clarin house in Dublin
  • in her 20’s

Bowden, Sheriff

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • Sheriff in Ashford, Georgia
  • caught a 10 year old MacKayla Lane driving her father’s Mustang

Brandi

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • former high-school classmate of MacKayla Lane
  • made out with MacKayla Lane’s date to the senior prom

Brigitte

  • first appearance in Burned
  • a Sidhe-Seer, second in command of Jada
  • has the ability to sense the Sinsar-Dubh
  • brunette

Brody O’Roark

  • first appearance in Feverborn
  • member of the Guardians
  • leads a group of Guardians who target MacKayla Lane
  • wants revenge for the death of Guardian Mick O’Leary
  • around 35 years old
  • around 6 feet tall, with auburn hair

Bruegger

  • first appearance in Burned
  • a patron of Chester’s

-C-

Caoimhe Gallagher

  • first appearance in Feverborn
  • student at Trinity College before the Fall
  • had been working on her Doctorate in music theory
  • friends with Dancer

Cara

  • first appearance in Feverborn
  • Sidhe-Seer
  • one of Jada’s well trained commandos
  • tall and blonde, toned and athletic

Cara MacKeltar

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • daughter of Christopher MacKeltar
  • sister of Christian, Colleen and Cory MacKeltar

Cassie

  • first mentioned in Dreamfever
  • a Sidhe-Seer

Chandra Bell

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • lives in Ashford, Georgia
  • former classmate of MacKayla Lane
  • niece of Eugenia Patsy Bell

Chip Johnson

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • kindergarten classmate of MacKayla Lane

Chloe MacKeltar

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • wife of Dageus MacKeltar

Christian MacKeltar

  • first appearance in Bloodfever
  • a Scottish Highlander from the MacKeltar family of Druids
  • son of Christopher MacKeltar, nephew of Dageus, Drustan and Cian MacKeltar
  • brother of Colleen, Cara and Cory MacKeltar
  • has the ability to tell when someone is lying
  • worked at the Ancient Languages department at Trinity College
  • sexy and mysterious, moves with a quiet self assurance
  • spent what felt like 3 years lost in the Silvers
  • physically and mentally changing into an Unseelie Prince, but transformation halted half way
  • now has huge black wings and muted Fae tattoos
  • turning into Death, the fourth Horseman of the Apocalypse
  • deeply connected to the elements, moods can affect the environment
  • very good looking, with a strong jawline
  • rich, flawless skin
  • 22 years old
  • around 6 foot 3 and broad shouldered
  • long dark hair worn pulled back
  • tiger-gold eyes
  • sacrifices himself to the Crimson Hag to protect Dani O’Malley
  • survives his torture from the Crimson Hag by remembering every day of his life, helping him retain his humanity
  • now a Keltar druid with Unseelie powers

Christopher MacKeltar

  • first mentioned in Dreamfever
  • a Scottish Highlander from the MacKeltar family of Druids
  • 45 years old
  • tasked with keeping the walls between the Fae and Human realms up
  • father of Christian, Colleen, Cara and Cory MacKeltar
  • the only Keltar that looks even remotely civilized

Cian MacKeltar

  • first mentioned in Faefever
  • a Scottish Highlander from the MacKeltar family of Druids
  • tasked with keeping the walls between the Fae and Human realms up
  • spent nearly 1000 years trapped in the Silvers
  • will do whatever he has to do to keep himself and his wife happy and alive
  • covered in red and black tattoos across his torso
  • looks uncivilized, almost barbaric
  • massive, with enormous shoulders
  • several piercings and a tattoo that says “Jessi” across his chest
  • Scottish brogue so thick he can be hard to understand

Clare MacSweeney

  • first appearance in Faefever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • twin sister of Sorcha MacSweeney

Colleen MacKeltar

  • first appearance in Iced
  • has unique skills
  • infiltrates the Sidhe-Seers
  • sister of Christian, Cara and Cory MacKeltar
  • daughter of Christopher MacKeltar

Concubine, The (see Aoibheal)

  • first appearance in Shadowfever
  • mortal lover of the Unseelie King
  • lived in the White Mansion in the Silvers for hundreds of thousands of years while the Unseelie King sought a way to make her immortal
  • despised her caged life, but loved the Unseelie King enough to stay
  • was thought to have committed suicide
  • was tricked by Cruce into drinking from the Cauldron of Forgetting and hidden from the Unseelie King in Faery
  • all memories of the Unseelie King erased from her memory
  • after thousands of years in Faery, was actually turned Fae
  • became so powerful she eventually became Seelie Queen Aoibheal

Cormac

  • first mentioned in Iced
  • an employee at Chester’s

Cory MacKeltar

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • son of Christopher MacKeltar
  • brother of Christian, Colleen and Cara MacKeltar

Cruce (see also V’Lane)

  • first mentioned in Dreamfever
  • was the fourth Unseelie Prince, the last and most perfect creation of the Unseelie King
  • one of the rapists of MacKayla Lane
  • coveted the King’s concubine, tricked her into drinking from the Cauldron of Forgetting and hid her in Faery for millenia
  • used his powers and the amulet to impersonate V’Lane for hundreds of thousands of years
  • wants ultimate power
  • true form is cold and beautiful, with enormous black wings
  • dark hair, bronzed skin
  • cold iridescent eyes
  • torque threaded with silver around his neck
  • gave MacKayla Lane the elixir that makes her long lived and hard to kill
  • sealed in a block of ice and imprisoned in a cage under the Abbey by the Unseelie King
  • responsible for the destruction of nearly half of the world’s population
  • has freed himself from his cage, but still cut off from the rest of the world under the abbey
  • plans to rule both the Fae and human worlds

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Dageus MacKeltar

  • first mentioned in Faefever
  • a 16th century Scottish Highlander, from the MacKeltar family of Druids
  • husband of Chloe MacKeltar
  • twin brother of Drustan MacKeltar
  • son of Sylvan MacKeltar, uncle of Christian
  • tasked with keeping the walls between the Fae and Human realms up
  • had been possessed by 13 of the most evil Druids ever
  • possesses an uncanny sense of premonition
  • tall and muscular, moves like a big cat
  • cheetah gold eyes, waist-length black hair
  • chiseled features with a five o’clock shadow
  • rich, dark complexion
  • presumed dead in the rescue of Christian MacKeltar from the Crimson Hag
  • body taken by Ryodan, made into a beast like the Nine
  • in an almost animal-like state, not capable of speach

Daku

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • one of the Nine
  • a former gladiator and samurai
  • lives for combat

Dancer

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • best friend of Dani O’Malley
  • 17 years old
  • brilliant inventor and scientist
  • from a wealthy family based in Australia, but grew up all over the world
  • has been on his own since the wall fell
  • father is an Ambassador, his mother a Doctor
  • always calm and rational
  • gets obsessive when facts don’t add up
  • mysterious, much more than he appears
  • looks and acts older after Dani/Jada returns from the Silvers
  • 6 foot 4 and lean
  • chin length wavy dark hair
  • looks like a hunky geek
  • beautiful aqua eyes

Dani O’Malley (see also Jada)

  • first appearance in Bloodfever
  • real name Danielle Megan O’Malley
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • possesses inhuman speed and strength, super senses
  • brilliant mind, sees details that most others miss
  • has killed more Fae than all the other Sidhe-Seers combined
  • usually wields the Seelie Hallow the Sword of Light
  • often left in her cage for days while her mother was with random boyfriends
  • learned pretty much everything she knows from being chained in front of a television
  • has been virtually on her own since she was 8
  • never pities herself, deals with life and then moves on
  • constantly in motion, has boundless energy
  • often treated like an outcast, even by her own kind
  • taken in by Rowena after the death of her mother, given drugs and subjected to the black arts since she was 5
  • mind left fragmented after Rowena’s experiments
  • says what she thinks with no filters, is tough talking with a black sense of humor
  • forced by Rowena’s powers of mental coercion to lead Alina Lane to her death
  • has an alternate personality that takes over in times of great trauma
  • aged from 14 to almost 20 after her time in the Silvers, took the identity Jada upon her return
  • battled her way home only to find herself not accepted for who she had become
  • taken by the Sweeper to be “fixed”
  • lightly freckled pale skin
  • luminous green-gold eyes, curly auburn hair
  • was not quite 5 foot 3 and delicate looking, but grew up to be 5 foot 10 and lean

Dark Lord, The

  • see Lord Master, The

Darroc

  • see Lord Master, The

Deaton, Officer

  • first mentioned in Dreamfever
  • police officer in Ashford, Georgia

Deborah Siobhan O’Connor

  • first mentioned in Iced
  • ancestor of MacKayla Lane
  • former Grand Mistress of the Sidhe-Seers

Derek O’Bannion

  • first appearance in Bloodfever
  • brother of Rocky O’Bannion, cousin of Sean O’Bannion
  • Irish Catholic with some Arabian in his bloodline
  • aggressive and arrogant, used to getting his own way
  • began eating Unseelie after being recruited by The Dark Lord
  • incinerated and burned to ash after being taken over by the Sinsar Dubh
  • in his late 20’s or early 30’s
  • dark hair and a swarthy complexion
  • cold, reptilian eyes

Doolin

  • first appearance in Feverborn
  • student at Trinity College before the Fall
  • doesn’t talk much
  • math genius
  • friends with Dancer

Dreamy-Eyed Guy (see also Unseelie King)

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • form taken by the Unseelie King to appear to MacKayla Lane
  • claims to work at the Ancient Languages Department at Trinity
  • after the Wall falls, becomes a bartender at Chester’s

Dree’lia

  • first appearance in Shadowfever
  • from the highest caste of Fae, has nothing but contempt for humans
  • seduced long ago by Jericho Barrons because she claimed to know something of the Sinsar Dubh

Drustan MacKeltar

  • first mentioned in Faefever
  • a Scottish Highlander from the MacKeltar family of Druids
  • twin brother of Dageus MacKeltar, son of Sylvan MacKeltar
  • tasked with keeping the walls between the Fae and Human realms up
  • one of the few who can touch the Sinsar Dubh, because he has an incorruptible heart
  • exudes serenity, but has a strong presence
  • carries the Sinsar Dubh to the Abbey to be re-interred
  • tall and muscular, with a deep voice
  • moves like a big cat
  • silvery eyes, black hair

Duncan

  • first appearance in Feverborn
  • student at Trinity College before the Fall
  • friends with Dancer

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Elle Masters

  • first mentioned in Bloodfever
  • works at the Ancient Languages department at Trinity College with Christian MacKeltar
  • mother of a six year old girl

Ellis

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • tall and deathly thin
  • has a frightful shock of white hair

Eugenia Patsy Bell

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • lives in Ashford, Georgia
  • works in the records department at Christ Hospital

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Fade

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • one of The Nine
  • an immortal warrior, possesses a vicious beast form
  • works at Chester’s
  • huge and imposing, heavily muscled and scarred
  • tends to stay in the shadows

Fear Dorcha, The

  • first appearance in Shadowfever
  • a chilling customer of Chester’s
  • mostly Fae
  • seeks the faces of humanity
  • shuffles a tarot deck
  • tall and gaunt, with skeletal hands
  • has swirling shadows where his face should be

Fiona

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • ran Barrons Books and Baubles for Jericho Barrons
  • in her early 50’s, with old-time movie star elegance
  • curvy and elegant
  • intensely jealous of Jericho Barrons’ interest in MacKayla Lane, tries to have her killed by the Shades
  • skinned alive, but unable to die because of the Unseelie flesh she had eaten
  • sleek dark hair
  • pale skin, classic features
  • comes to MacKayla Lane to be mercy killed, dies in the Silvers

-G-

Gabrielle

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • Fae husband Adam gave up immortality to be with her
  • pregnant

Gwen MacKeltar

  • first appearance in Feverborn
  • wife of Drustan MacKeltar

-H-

Hatfield, Mr.

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • an elderly man in Ashford, Georgia
  • acquaintance of Jack Lane

Heather Jackson

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • lives in Ashford, Georgia
  • went to school with MacKayla Lane
  • very popular

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Isla O’Connor

  • first mentioned in Dreamfever
  • biological mother of MacKayla and Alina Lane
  • had been the most gifted Sidhe-Seer in generations, the youngest ever to become Haven Mistress
  • worked with Kayleigh to create a secret second Haven, led by Tellie Sullivan
  • only member of the Haven to survive the night the Sinsar Dubh escaped, wrongly blamed for its loss
  • had been possessed by the Sinsar Dubh, which bonded with her unborn child MacKayla Lane
  • ghostly form guards the secret halls of the Abbey

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Jack Lane

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • from Ashford, Georgia
  • adopted father of MacKayla and Alina Lane, husband of Rainey Frye Lane
  • a corporate tax attorney who routinely takes on the IRS on behalf of his clients
  • smart, charming and well spoken, but tough when provoked
  • lost in grief after Alina Lane’s death
  • relocates to Dublin permanently
  • works with Inspector Jayne to restore legal order in Dublin
  • 6 foot 2, with graying brown hair and brown eyes

Jada (see Dani O’Malley)

  • first appearance in Burned
  • the name Dani O’Malley assumed when she returned from her years trapped in the Silvers
  • the most powerful Sidhe-Seer most have ever seen
  • leads a group of highly trained and efficient Sidhe-Seers
  • stronger and faster than Dani O’Malley, with probably twice her abilities
  • emotionless, driven only by logic and reason
  • a skilled hunter, never misses her mark
  • looks to be about 20
  • around 5 foot 10 and toned, built like a dancer
  • waist length hair worn in a high ponytail
  • icy emerald eyes
  • able to move in hyper-speed

Jamie

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • from the Scottish Highlands
  • brother of Quinn and Johan
  • orphaned when their parents died in a car crash
  • live with their impoverished grandparents, the MacBeans

Jayne, Inspector

  • first appearance in Bloodfever
  • Dublin Police officer for 22 years
  • brother in law Inspector Patrick O’Duffy killed while looking into Alina Lane’s murder
  • has his eyes opened to the Fae problems when MacKayla Lane feeds him Unseelie
  • takes to the streets as the leader of the Guardians after the wall falls
  • a good man and a good leader who will do what he has to do
  • hunts and kills as many Fae as he can
  • begins to take in orphans he finds while hunting
  • tall and burly, with a barrel chest
  • brown hair and craggy features

Jericho Z. Barrons

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • one of the Nine
  • an immortal warrior, possesses a vicious beast form
  • able to change form into an enormous black horned beast, full of rage and destruction
  • wealthy owner of Barrons Books and Baubles
  • able to preform spells, has the Druid power of Voice
  • highly versed in Dark magic
  • despotic and autocratic, primitive and untamed
  • brilliant and deadly, has no mercy for his enemies
  • brings MacKayla Lane back after she is made Pri-ya
  • had been searching for hundreds of thousands of years for the spell of unmaking in the Sinsar Dubh to give the final death to his tormented son
  • tall and powerfully built, with inhuman strength and speed
  • brutally self controlled
  • rich, cultured voice with a light accent
  • intensely masculine with strong features
  • has black and crimson swirling tattoos
  • around 6 foot 3, 245 pounds
  • dark hair worn slicked back and rich golden skin
  • slightly slanted dark brown eyes
  • in an all-consuming, intense relationship with MacKayla Lane
  • half brother of Ryodan

Jo Brennan

  • first appearance in Dreamfever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • has the gift of enhanced memory, usually works as a researcher and linguist
  • able to get through most wards
  • becomes a waitress at Chester’s after being sent in as a spy by Kat
  • delicate looking and pretty
  • short dark hair with blonde and auburn highlights
  • huge eyes and delicate features
  • had a brief sexual relationship with Ryodan

Johan

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • from the Scottish Highlands
  • brother of Quinn and Jamie
  • orphaned when their parents died in a car crash
  • live with their impoverished grandparents, the MacBeans

John Johnstone, Jr.

  • see Malluce

John Johnstone, Sr.

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • father of John Johnstone, Jr.
  • a very wealthy businessman who died in a suspicious car accident
  • dabbled in artifacts and antiques

Josie

  • first appearance in Faefever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • skinny, with a hot temper
  • gives off a Goth vibe
  • dark eyes and platinum hair

-K-

Kasteo

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • one of The Nine
  • an immortal warrior, possesses a vicious beast form
  • huge and imposing
  • scarred, with tattooed arms and a nearly shaved head
  • face shadowed with dark stubble
  • the woman he loved was killed by the other members of The Nine after she found out what they are
  • has not spoken in a thousand years

Katarina “Kat” McLaughlin

  • first appearance in Faefever
  • Sidhe-Seer and member of the Haven
  • has the power of emotional empathy
  • nearly destroyed by the emotions of others when she was a child
  • didn’t speak until she was 5 years old, making her family think she was autistic
  • takes over as Grand Mistress after Rowena’s death
  • obedient, dutiful, and cautious
  • level-headed and open-minded, with a strong faith
  • denounced her mafia parents years ago, both of her brothers killed by shades the night the Wall came down
  • childhood best friend turned fiancee of Sean O’Bannion
  • seduced and taken into the Dreaming by Cruce from his prison
  • in her mid 20’s
  • tall and slim
  • brown hair and level gray eyes
  • pregnant as of Burned

Katie

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • former schoolmate of MacKayla Lane

Kayleigh O’Reilly

  • first mentioned in Dreamfever
  • former Sidhe-Seer
  • daughter of Rowena, grand-daughter of Nana O’Reilly
  • had been best friends with Isla O’Connor
  • member of the Haven when the Sinsar Dubh was set free
  • worked with Isla O’Connor to create a secret second Haven, led by Tellie Sullivan
  • killed when the Sinsar Dubh escaped the Abbey

Kiall

  • first appearance in FaeFever
  • one of the Unseelie Princes, of the third House
  • raped MacKayla Lane, turning her Pri-ya
  • reeks of power, sex and death
  • original form is otherworldly, with blank, iridescent eyes and tattoos that move under the skin
  • wears a black torque threaded through with silver
  • long dark hair and pale skin
  • begin to evolve, adopting human mannerisms and movements
  • killed by Jericho Barrons’ beast

Killian

  • first mentioned in Feverborn
  • friends with Sean O’Bannion

K’Vruck

  • first appearance in Shadowfever
  • the Royal Hunter of the Unseelie King
  • of an age that defies time
  • enormous, the size of several houses
  • can give the final death to both Fae and The Nine, ends the suffering of Jericho Barrons’ son

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Liz

  • first appearance in Dreamfever
  • Sidhe-Seer
  • actually a creation of the Unseelie King
  • ceases to exist when the Unseelie King reveals himself

Lor

  • first mentioned in Dreamfever
  • one of The Nine
  • an immortal warrior, possesses a vicious beast form
  • sardonic and mocking, likes death and destruction
  • usually deals with issues with brute force
  • adores women and children, unable to deal with a woman’s tears
  • in the old days, was known as The Bonecrusher
  • seduced and magically controlled by the Unseelie Princess
  • 6 foot 2 and massively muscled, like a Viking
  • blonde hair and green eyes

Lord Master, The (The Dark Lord)

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • had been a powerful Seelie named Darroc
  • betrayed the Queen by working with the Royal Hunters to plot her overthrow
  • stripped of his power and immortality and banished to the human realm as a mortal
  • not only survived his mortality, but became leader of the Unseelie
  • bringing hordes of Unseelie to the human world through portals
  • used girlfriend Alina Lane to hunt the Sinsar Dubh
  • worldly and attractive, refined and entitled
  • very tall and muscular
  • waist length copper hair streaked with gold and unique copper eyes
  • smooth, tanned gold skin
  • long scar running down his left cheek which only enhances his beauty
  • looks to be around 30 years old
  • recruits Malluce, then Derek O’Bannion after Malluce is killed
  • uses the Unseelie Princes to rape MacKayla Lane and turn her Pri-ya
  • killed by the Royal Hunter K’Vruck

Lorena

  • first appearance in Iced
  • Sidhe-Seer

Lucan Trevayne

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • a wealthy recluse, based in London
  • collector of rare artifacts
  • has gone missing, leaving a large portion of his collection up for grabs on the black market

Luke

  • first mentioned in Feverborn
  • high-school boyfriend of Alina Lane
  • star football player

-M-

MacKayla “Mac” Evelina Lane

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • one of the most powerful Sidhe-Seers ever born
  • touched by the Sinsar Dubh before she was born, giving her access to the Unseelie King’s knowledge and spells
  • has the ability to sense Fae objects of power, including the Sinsar Dubh
  • the last Null, who is able to freeze a Fae for several seconds through touch
  • raised in Ashford, Georgia, the adopted daughter of Jack and Rainey Lane
  • travels to Dublin to hunt the killer of her older sister, Alina Lane
  • originally born in Ireland, the daughter of Isla O’Connor
  • has always been seen as the perfect Barbie Doll, pampered and spoiled
  • has always had a dark, feral side she has kept hidden
  • mentioned in several prophecies that said she could either save or damn the human race
  • carries the Sinsar Dubh within her, constantly tempted and taunted by it to use its power
  • kidnapped, beaten, tortured and nearly killed by Malluce
  • raped and turned Pri-ya by the Unseelie Princes, brought back by Jericho Barrons
  • taught by Jericho Barrons to use Voice
  • given an elixir by Cruce that makes her long lived and hard to kill
  • taken over by the Sinsar-Dubh after she accesses it to free herself and Dani/Jada from the Sweeper
  • 22 years old
  • very pretty
  • once long blonde hair cut short and dyed black
  • brilliant green eyes slightly uptilted at the corners
  • intense relationship with Jericho Barrons

Maggie

  • first mentioned in Iced
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • an enemy of Rowena
  • had been rallying Sidhe-seers to elect a new Grand Mistress
  • the first human Rowena ever coerced Dani O’Malley to kill

Malluce

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • real name John Johnstone, Jr.
  • son of wealthy businessman John Johnstone, Sr.
  • inherited several hundred million dollars at age 24, after his family died in a suspicious car accident
  • a collector of rare artifacts
  • recruited by the Lord Master for his money and connections
  • presented himself to the Goth society as a vampire
  • superhumanly strong from eating Unseelie
  • around 30 years old
  • presumed dead after being stabbed by MacKayla Lane with the Spear
  • left looking like a half-rotted monster
  • killed the Welshman and stole the Amulet
  • kidnaps, beats, tortures and nearly kills MacKayla Lane
  • muscular yet graceful
  • dead yellow eyes and too-pale skin
  • long blonde hair
  • prominent, sharp pointed fangs
  • killed by Jericho Barrons

MacBean

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • lives in the Scottish Highlands
  • walks with a cane after being injured a decade ago
  • struggles financially to raise his grandsons Jamie, Johan and Quinn after their parents are killed in a car crash

Margery Annabelle Bean-McLaughlin

  • first appearance in Iced
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • had been part of Rowena’s inner circle
  • dangerous and manipulative, will do anything to get power
  • plots to take control of the abbey away from Kat McLaughlin
  • has always been needy and grasping
  • first cousin of Kat McLaughlin

Marilyn

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • former lover of Jericho Barrons
  • catty and petty
  • stunningly beautiful, with raven hair

Mary

  • first appearance in Faefever
  • a Sidhe-Seer

McCabe

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • searching for the Sinsar Dubh
  • rich and worldly, but pretentious
  • dresses all in white, lives in a completely white house
  • obsessive compulsive
  • big and hard bodied, with auburn hair
  • ice blue eyes
  • attractive in a rough-hewn way
  • actually a creation of the Unseelie King
  • ceases to exist when the Unseelie King reveals himself

Michael Collins

  • first mentioned in Faefever
  • famous Irish revolutionary leader
  • killed in 1922

Michael Van de Meer

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • a creation of Rowena’s mental coercion powers used on MacKayla Lane
  • supposedly the 16 year old son of Pieter Van de Meer and Isla O’Connor

Mick O’Leary

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • a member of the Garda
  • brutally ripped apart and killed by MacKayla Lane when she is under the influence of the Sinsar Dubh
  • collateral damage in MacKayla Lane’s destruction of The Gray Lady
  • married, with a young daughter and a newborn son

Mo

  • first appearance in Faefever
  • a Sidhe-Seer

Moira

  • first appearance in Faefever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • sent by Rowena to attack MacKayla Lane and take the Spear
  • accidentally killed by MacKayla Lane
  • had been friends with Kat McLaughlin
  • brown haired

Moreena Bean

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • a washerwoman at the Abbey over a thousand years ago
  • called Mad Morry because of her ramblings
  • originator of prophecies that revolve around MacKayla Lane, saying that she could either save or destroy the world

M’ree

  • first appearance in Shadowfever
  • Seelie
  • a tiny, flying creature
  • causes death by laughter
  • killed by one of the Unseelie Princes

Myrna Taylor-Hollingsworth

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • lives in Ashford, Georgia
  • a client of Jack Lane

-N-

Nana O’Reilly

  • first appearance in Dreamfever
  • 97-years-old
  • mother of Rowena O’Reilly, grandmother of Kayleigh O’Reilly
  • blames her daughter Rowena for the slaughter at the Abbey when the Sinsar Dubh was set free
  • former Sidhe-seer who turned her back on the Order
  • stubborn and cantankerous
  • gray hair worn in a long braid over one shoulder
  • heavily wrinkled and toothless
  • rheumy brown eyes

Natalie

  • first mentioned in Bloodfever
  • lives in Ashford, Georgia
  • customer at the bar where MacKayla Lane worked
  • had a one night stand with fellow customer Rick

-O-

Ob

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • low to mid level caste Unseelie
  • one of McCabe’s bodyguards
  • works with Yrg
  • Unseelie form squat and ugly, looks like a rhino
  • usually used as muscle for higher-ranking Fae

-P-

Papa Roach

  • first appearance in Burned
  • neither Fae nor human, but a creature from the dawn of time
  • consists of countless cockroaches, able to section himself off to individual bugs or unite into a larger, cohesive form
  • enslaved to Ryodan, used as a spy
  • covets the life of those who belittle and mock him
  • agrees to help free Cruce from his prison in exchange for Cruce freeing him from Ryodan’s control

Patrick “Patty” O’Duffy, Inspector

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • brother in law of Inspector Jayne
  • British-born, but lived in Dublin since he was 12
  • married, with three children
  • Dublin Police Inspector for 22 years
  • in charge of investigating the murder of Alina Lane
  • pragmatic, hard-boiled and overworked
  • overweight, balding and red faced
  • had his throat cut while holding a paper with the name and address of MacKayla Lane on it

Patrona O’Connor

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • a Sidhe-Seer, once presided over the Haven
  • biological grandmother of Alina and MacKayla Lane
  • mother of Isla O’Connor
  • never married, had her daughters out of wedlock
  • killed by the Fae

Pieter Van de Meer

  • first appearance in Shadowfever
  • a creation of Rowena’s mental coercion powers
  • claims to be MacKayla Lane’s father
  • long and lean, with the impeccable posture of a martial artist
  • in his mid to late forties, with an elegantly cultured voice
  • blonde hair, nordic face
  • deep set pale green eyes
  • claims to be part of the Triton Group, owners of the Abbey

Pieter Van de Meer, Jr.

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • a creation of Rowena’s mental coercion powers
  • supposedly the 19 year old son of Pieter Van de Meer and Isla O’Connor

-Q-

Quinn

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • from the Scottish Highlands
  • brother of Jamie and Johan
  • orphaned when their parents died in a car crash
  • live with their impoverished grandparents, the MacBeans

-R-

Rainey Frye Lane

  • first mentioned in Darkfever
  • from Ashford, Georgia
  • adopted mother of MacKayla and Alina Lane
  • wife of Jack Lane
  • wonderful cook and homemaker
  • lost in grief after Alina Lane is murdered in Dublin, Ireland
  • held hostage by the Lord Master
  • relocates to Dublin permanently and begins to work to help get the city functioning again
  • pretty and classy, with ash blonde hair and blue eyes

Rath

  • first appearance in FaeFever
  • one of the Unseelie Princes, of the second House
  • raped MacKayla Lane, turning her Pri-ya
  • reeks of power, sex and death
  • original form is otherworldly, with blank, iridescent eyes and tattoos that move under the skin
  • wears a black torque threaded through with silver
  • long dark hair and pale skin
  • begin to evolve, adopting human mannerisms and movements
  • killed by Jericho Barrons’ beast

Rhymer, The

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • given the Fae elixir that prolongs life over 4000 years ago
  • can only be killed by the Spear or the Sword

Rick

  • first mentioned in Bloodfever
  • lives in Ashford, Georgia
  • customer at the bar where MacKayla Lane worked
  • one night stand with fellow customer Natalie

R’jan, King

  • first appearance in Iced
  • new King of the Seelie
  • powerfully built, with long golden hair past his waist and gold-dusted skin
  • death ordered by the Unseelie Princess
  • killed and beheaded by Ryodan

Rocky (Roark) O’Bannion

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • brother of Derek O’Bannion, cousin of Sean O’Bannion
  • a collector of artifacts, looking for the Sinsar Dubh
  • possessed one of the Fae Objects of Power called the Spear of Longinus (Spear of Destiny)
  • owns a posh Dublin bar called O’Bannion’s
  • born dirt-poor and pulled himself up from nothing
  • became instantly wealthy at age 28 after he took part in a mass execution of mobster’s families
  • a hero to the working class poor
  • both a handsome, charming ladies man and a borderline psychopath
  • has the strength, stamina and body of a prizefighter
  • heavy-lidded dark eyes and thick, short black hair
  • 6 feet tall
  • slaughtered along with his men by Shades behind Barrons’ Books and Baubles

Rod McQueen

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • star high school football player
  • senior prom date of MacKayla Lane
  • made out with another girl at the prom

Rowena O’Reilly

  • first appearance in Bloodfever
  • Grand Mistress of the Sidhe-Seers
  • has the power of mental coercion
  • looks fragile, but has a powerful presence
  • power hungry and tyrannical
  • 88 years old when she was killed, but looked decades younger from eating unseelie
  • uses Dani O’Malley as her own personal assassin, making her lead Alina Lane to her death
  • used and experimented on Dani O’Malley since she was 5, causing her personality to fragment
  • daughter Kayleigh a Sidhe-seer who was killed when the Sinsar Dubh escaped
  • thick, silvery white hair worn in a long braid
  • fine bones face with fierce blue eyes
  • stabbed and killed by MacKayla Lane

Ryodan

  • first appearance in Bloodfever
  • one of the Nine
  • an immortal warrior, possesses a vicious beast form
  • owns the club Chester’s
  • the businessman and public leader of the Nine, manages financial concerns
  • more polished than Jericho Barrons, but is even more deadly because you don’t see him before he strikes
  • master of manipulation, but infinitely patient when he wants something
  • stone cold, and does what needs to be done
  • always takes care of his own
  • has a vast network of spies and supplies
  • has watched over Dani O’Malley for years, trying to keep her safe
  • turned Dageus MacKeltar into one of them
  • looks like he stopped aging at around 30
  • wears heavy silver cuffs on both wrists
  • 6 foot 4, heavily muscled and scarred
  • rugged face with a scar from the left side of his shoulder up to his ear
  • thick, dark hair cut close at the sides and silver eyes
  • half brother of Jericho Barrons

-S-

Seamus

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • meets MacKayla Lane in front of an Internet Cafe when she first comes to Dublin
  • fair-haired

Sean O’Bannion

  • first appearance in Iced
  • cousin of Rocky and Derek O’Bannion
  • wanted no part of his family’s mob business, worked instead as a fisherman
  • completely honest and truly good
  • becomes one of the three primary suppliers of goods in Dublin, taking control of the black market to provide for the poor
  • can’t bear to watch the innocent suffer
  • childhood best friend turned fiancee of Kat McLaughlin
  • made vows with Kat McLaughlin when they were 15
  • quick to smile
  • strong and long limbed, handsome in a rugged way
  • black Irish, with fair skin and thick dark hair and dark eyes

Shauna

  • first appearance in Faefever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • a petite brunette with hazel eyes and a quick smile

Sophie

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • taken over by the Sinsar Dubh

Sorcha MacSweeney

  • first appearance in Faefever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • twin sister of Clare MacSweeney

Squig

  • first appearance in Feverborn
  • student at Trinity College before the Fall
  • doesn’t talk much
  • math genius
  • friends with Dancer

Sweeper, The

  • first appearance in Feverborn
  • an ancient creature
  • collects powerful, broken things
  • once tried to fix the Unseelie King
  • bug-like minions follow MacKayla Lane
  • looks like a moving pile of junk and random parts
  • takes both MacKayla Lane and Dani/Jada to fix what is broken in them

Sylvan MacKeltar

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • long-ago Scottish Druid
  • father of Dageus and Drustan MacKeltar

-T-

Tanty Anna

  • first appearance in Iced
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • 102 years old
  • wise and strong
  • killed by the Crimson Hag

Tara

  • first mentioned in Burned
  • from the Scottish Highlands
  • best friend of Collen MacKeltar, girlfriend of Christian MacKeltar
  • daughter of the MacKeltar family housekeeper
  • fiery red hair
  • died of a rare bone disease while in her teens

Tara Lynn

  • first appearance in Iced
  • a Sidhe-Seer

Tellie Sullivan

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • a Sidhe-Seer
  • grand-daughter of Augusta O’Clare
  • helped get a young MacKayla and Alina Lane out of Ireland
  • led a second, secret Haven created by Kayleigh and Isla O’Connor

Tiffany

  • first mentioned in Dreamfever
  • classmate of MacKayla Lane in Ashford, Georgia

Toc

  • first mentioned in Feverborn
  • an Unseelie
  • ally of Cruce
  • has powerful blood

Tommy

  • first mentioned in Bloodfever
  • from Ashford, Georgia
  • was a secret crush of MacKayla Lane
  • dated one of MacKayla Lane’s closest friends

Tubby Thompson

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • elementary school classmate of MacKayla Lane

-U-

Unseelie King (see Dreamy Eyed Guy)

  • first mentioned in Faefever
  • formerly the King of Light, consort of the Seelie Queen
  • fell in love with the Concubine, asked the Queen to make his mortal lover Fae
  • when the Queen refused, he began experiments that lead to the creation of the Unseelie
  • kept his mortal lover alive in the sifting silvers for centuries while he sought the Song of Making
  • betrayed by Cruce, the fourth Unseelie Prince, his last and most perfect creation
  • maker of the Sifting Silvers, the amulet and the box
  • created the Sinsar Dubh to hold all of his dark knowledge
  • imprisoned Cruce in his true form under the Abbey after he absorbs the Sinsar Dubh
  • enormous and vast beyond imagining
  • has been watching MacKayla Lane since the beginning of her life

Unseelie Princess

  • first appearance in Burned
  • the only known Unseelie Princess
  • seduces and controls Lor with her magic
  • barters the location of Christian MacKeltar to Ryodan and Barrons in exchange for the deaths of the Kiall, Rath and R’jan
  • targets the Nine
  • has a small army, carrying human weapons
  • true form has blood black hair
  • rows of needle-sharp shark-like teeth
  • iridescent, sparkling tattoos on either side of her spine that resemble wings
  • ice blue lips

-V-

Val

  • first mentioned in Bloodfever
  • lives in Ashford, Georgia
  • worked at the Brickyard Bar with MacKayla Lane

Val

  • first appearance in Iced
  • a Sidhe-Seer

Velvet

  • first appearance in Shadowfever
  • from the highest caste of Seelie
  • feels nothing but contempt for humans
  • likes to hear himself talk
  • looks like a Greek God, with sleek golden hair and skin
  • killed by Ryodan

V’lane (see also Cruce)

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • actually Cruce, the fourth Unseelie Prince
  • has used glamour for hundreds of thousands of years to hide himself in the Queen’s court as V’Lane
  • sometime consort of the Queen
  • deep, rich melodic voice
  • tall and powerful
  • sexually compelling, designed to seduce on every level
  • absorbs the knowledge of the Sinsar Dubh and reveals himself to be Cruce
  • inhumanly beautiful
  • tawny golden hair with cinnamon highlights
  • liquid amber eyes with flecks of gold
  • skin shimmers like gold
  • trapped in his true Cruce form by the Unseelie King under the Abbey
  • connects mentally to the Sidhe-Seers from his prison and tries to seduce them into setting him free

V’Lane

  • first mentioned in Shadowfever
  • had been the most trusted adviser of the Seelie Queen
  • life and position assumed by the fourth Unseelie Prince, Cruce, hundreds of thousands of years ago
  • killed in Cruce’s place by the Seelie Queen

-W-

-X-

X

  • first mentioned in Feverborn
  • one of the Nine
  • mentally unstable

-Y-

Yrg

  • first appearance in Darkfever
  • low to mid level caste Unseelie
  • one of McCabe’s bodyguards
  • works with Ob
  • Unseelie form squat and ugly, looks like a rhino
  • usually used as muscle for higher-ranking Fae

-Z-

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