Other Characters (Book II)
Blue Egg is a new student of rebel origins who tested to enter PX as an agent, but his true passion is for printing and papermaking. He hopes to switch to the civilian side eventually. He and White Sand meet regularly, and she considers him a good friend.
Clear Fin is Bone Shield's archenemy from childhood. It's difficult for White Sand to see why, although the tension between the two is apparent. Clear Fin is a PX Master, formerly in charge in inspecting the precious metals and gems PX receives as payment. In the present, he has replaced Bone Shield as an ambassador to the Palace.
FIRE LIGHT & FIRE PETALS
Fire Light is an archery student who was born and raised in PX, interning for it as a small child. Her younger sister, Fire Petals, did not pass the exams, and instead, works on the family farm in the valley with their brothers. They are both friends of White Sand's, although she sees much more of Fire Light than Fire Petals.
Granite Flecks is Star Sky's seemingly affable "best friend," although it would be more accurate to say that they are mutually jealous of each other and mutually afraid to start rumors about each other. Granite Flecks wants to maintain her reputation as a fun, lovable clown, Star Sky wants to maintain her delusions about limitless perfection and power. Star Sky envies Granite Flecks' popularity; Granite Flecks envies Star Sky's beauty.
THE IMPERIAL TRIO
The three most overt ex-Army recruits include: , and a fourth, Luminescent Signal.The three are always seen together, with Luminescent Signal striking out on his own the most often. Luminescent Signal is a notorious flirt and a tease.
The leader of the Rebel Union, and was not formerly associated with either PX or the Army, making him appear to have come out of nowhere. No one knows where he's from or where he lives, but it's rumored that his headquarters are in the East.
A master with antisocial tendencies in a world filled with violence. He reaches out to White Sand until she comes to consider him a mentor, even if her other mentor and many of the townspeople consider him to be untrustworthy and dangerous.
THE REBEL TRIO
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Scavenged Ribs is a popular representative of several, smaller rebel groups. He recently aligned with the Rebel Union, making him antagonistic towards PX.
A master manipulator and compulsive liar who makes White Sand's life a living hell while she is on her first mission. Star Sky's main goal in life is to acquire attention and to squash anyone who criticizes, withholds, or otherwise makes her feel uncomfortable. Her weapon of choice is spreading rumors. She considers her "best friend," Granite Flecks, to be her lackey.