This page is broken down into several sections:

Major Geography

Alturas (Al-tur-as) The planet on which everything occurs.

Daysha (Day-shah) The largest moon orbiting Alturas.

Arroyo (Ay-roy-oh) The smaller moon orbiting Daysha.

Greshin (Greh-shin) The sun Alturas orbits.

Vose (Vose) The large, northern continent on Alturas, where the Feylands, Themble, Darid, and Farsni are located. 

Merline (Mer-line) The continent south of Alturas.

Cyrin (Sigh-rin) The smallest continent on Alturas.

Prifrun Ocean (Prih-frun) One of Alturas’ oceans.

Biln Ocean (Bih-l-n) One of Alturas’ oceans.

Olkair Ocean (Ol-care) One of Alturas’ oceans.

Andonbar Ocean (And-on-bar) One of Alturas’ oceans.

Themble (Th-ehm-ble) A province in Alturas, located on the western coast of Vose. 

Feylands (Fae-lands) The largest province/territory on Alturas. It is located on the northern half Vose, and is immediately north of Themble.

Darid (Dar-id) A province to the immediate west of Themble.

Farsni (Fars-knee) A province to the northeast of Themble.

The Themblise Monarchies and Some Major Cities

Maithas (May-thas) The northwestern kingdom in Themble, which has spread to the former lands of Bevenkras and Pemembras.

Croon (Kroon) The southeastern kingdom in Themble. 

Bevenkras (Bev-en-kras) The former northeastern kingdom in Themble, before it was conquered by the Black King

Pemembras (Pem-em-bras) The former southwestern kingdom in Themble, before it was conquered by the Black King. 

Borrel (Bore-el) The former capital city of Pemembras.

Isbit (Is-bit) The capital of Croon.

Chaeropan (Chair-o-pan) The former capital city of Bevenkras.

Clarion (Klaire-ee-on) The capital city of Maithas. 

Major Characters

Ireen (Eye-reen) The main character, a young chef. 

Azelrel (Ahzel-rhel) The secret and true name of the Black King. 

Carcella (Kar-sel-ah) The owner of a successful restaurant and Ireen’s boss.

Sejon (Say – jon) Ireen’s father.

Antona (An-tone-ah) Ireen’s father.

Suebin (Soo-bin) Ireen’s older sister.

Neto (Net-oh) Ireen’s younger brother.

Luca (Loo-ka) Ireen’s youngest brother. 

Pem (Pem) A supervisor employed by the Black King. 

Jaisom (Jay-som) A musician, under the employment of the Black King. 

Lent (Lent) A musician, under the employment of the Black King.

Marla (Mar-lah) A musician, under the employment of the Black King.

Golgi (Goal-gee) The head chef at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Minor Characters

Worm (Worm) The Black King’s best spy.

Gren (Gren) Carcella’s husband.

Burdell (Bur-del) The Black King’s secretary.

Onu (Oh-noo) A charmsmaster employed by the Black King. 

Amone Feras (Ah-mone Fur-as). The queen of Croon.

Tepen Ranco (Tepen Ran-ko) Former king of Pemembras.

Surcel Ral (Sir-sel Ral) Former king of Maithas.

Venne (Ven-ee) A cook at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Cohel (Co-hel) A cook at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Lu (Loo) A part-time cook at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Meehanel (Mee-han-el) A host at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Det (Det) A waitress at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Faill (Fail) A waitress at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Omino (Aw-min-oh) A waiter at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Bono (Boh-noh) A waiter at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Chelneah (Chel-nee-ah) A waitress at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Enut (Ee-nut)  A waiter at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Anata (Ah-nah-tah) A busperson at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Zepet (Zeh-pet) A diswasher at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Themem (Th-eh-mem) A dishwasher at Carcella’s Restaurant.

Bestiary

Baku (Bah-koo) A species of Fey, originally from Japanese mythology.

Lamassu (La-ma-soo) A species of Fey, originally from Sumerian mythology.

Kudan (Koo-dan) A species of Fey, originally from Japanese mythology.

Pooka (Poo-kah) A species of Fey, originally from Celtic folklore.

Rumptifusel (Rump-tih-fuse-l) A species of Fey, originally from North American folklore.

Shonosho (Show-no-show) A species of Fey.

Sphinx (Sfeenx) A species of Fey, originally from Egyptian and Greek mythologies.

Wendigo (When-dee-go) A species of Fey, originally from Algonquian mythology.

Chimera (Kie-meer-ah) A civilized creature, originally from Greek mythology.

Cupidine (Cu-pid-ine) A civilized creature, inspired by angels (from a number of different mythologies) and the Roman/Greek god Cupid/Eros.

Lambrose Dragon (Lam-brose) A species of dragon.

Orin Dragon (Orin) A species of dragon.

Kelpie (Kel-pee) A civilized equine, originally from Celtic folklore

Manticore (Man-ti-core) A civilized creature, originally from Persian mythology.

Rougarou (Roo-gar-roo) A civilized creature, originally from North American folklore.

Basilisk  (Bah-sil-isk) A civilized or mundane creature, originally from European folklore.

Cockatrice (Cock-a-trice) A civilized or mundane creature, originally from English mythology.

Magical Abilities

Aerona (Air-oh-na) The ability to recognize aliments.

Aetatemscire (Aye-tat-em-sigh-ray) The ability to know ages.

Meminisse (Meh-min-ih-see) The ability to have a heightened memory.

Memoriasvidere (Mem-or-ee-as-vid-air-ee or mem-or-ee-as-wid-air-ee) The ability to manipulate memories.

Nominascire (Nom-in-a-sigh-ray) The ability to know names.

Omnilingualism (Om-knee-leeng-gwal-ism) The ability to know languages.