Kelta is an officer aboard the Taxian warship Keltorax. She’s cunning, cool-headed, and a deadly warrior. Since a personal tragedy sent her fleeing to the sea, she’s been wary and withdrawn. Her unexpected friendship with Wren helps her learn to trust again.


Wren is an officer aboard the Ellondese warship Jubilant. He’s outgoing, confident, and a skilled navigator. His recklessness and his anger at his unjust captain get him in trouble. His friendship with Kelta offers him a path to a better life and new self-discipline.