Pronunciation row-n
Plural Roane
Category Sea fae
Descended from Luidaeg
Habitat shores
Abilities soothsayers
Mentioned in Rosemary and Rue, One Salt Sea, The Fixed Stars, In Sea-Salt Tears

The Roane are shapeshifters descended from Luidaeg. They are not inclined to vengeance, and their magic is innate—they’re shape-shifters, like the Cait Sidhe, not skin-shifters like the Selkies. They’re also practically extinct, as a result of Evening Winterrose's ploy to punish them for their "false happiness". [1]

Characteristics Edit

green eyes, irises too large to be human[2]

changelings may not be able to transform[2]


  • Ross Hampton, Julie's boyfriend
  • Mary, fortune teller of the Duchy of Saltmist
  • Roane boy from Blind Michael's Hunt (status unknown)
  • Elizabeth Ryan's husband (pureblood)
  • Diva (Selkie/Roane mixed blood, Roane blood confirmed to be dominant)
Name What About
Ross Hampton 1/4 Roane Julie's boyfriend; mother’s father was one of the Roane.
mary Roane fortune teller of the undersea courts

Book Chapter References Edit

  1. Rosemary and Rue, ch.16
  2. 2.0 2.1 In Sea-Salt Tears

See Also Edit

External References Edit

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List of Fae
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