Escorts are legal Mixed prostitutes, often forced into a hard life by desperation. Many have found ways to try to support each other and make a difficult life a bit more bearable.
Jabe is a Mixed patrol officer whose intimidating looks belie a heart as big as he is, and who will do anything to protect the people he cares for.
Rae, a roof runner and the youngest member of Anja's group, is an eternal optimist whose fascination with the protestors stems from their passion and eloquence rather than their actual goals.
Anja's partner, Deana, shares her passion for change, but has a different vision of what is necessary to achieve it.
Ellie and Tess share more in common than they think, but Ellie is determined to keep her daughter from living with the same regrets she has in her own life.
The young roof runners of the Blue have their own culture, their own rules, and even their own language.
List of currently existing Mixed species, the original rationale for creating them, and the uses for which they were intended.
Tess Callaghan, daughter of the Director of Distribution, becomes a pivotal figure in the social changes taking place in Dalton when she rescues an abandoned Mixed.
Anja is a young second generation lion-Mixed who leads a small group of teenage and young adult protestors. From their headquarters at the Raven, she and her group plan protests, spread information on government activity, and try to make the Dalton they know a better place to live.
Concept art and character design for the first book.