The Grishaverse
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The Wandering Isle is a nation bordered by Novyi Zem to the south and by the True Sea, including the Bone Road, to the east.

History[]

Zoya Nazyalensky led a team of Grisha Examiners plus Nina Zenik to the Wandering Isle to find and recruit Grisha living in secret. Nina was captured by drüskelle.[1]

Geography[]

Maroch Glen, Fenford, and Istamere are all locations in the Wandering Isle.[1] Istamere is home to alleged fairy caves.[1]

Settlements[]

Demographics[]

The people of the Wandering Isle are typically redheaded and pale-skinned.

Known inhabitants[]

Language[]

Main article: Kaelish language

Behind the scenes[]

  • The Wandering Isle is based on Ireland.

Trivia[]

  • The Kaelish people believe Grisha blood to be a cure-all, so they kill Grisha in order to drink their blood.[2]
  • The nation is often left fairly blank on maps, with only Leflin appearing on some. However, several locations are mentioned in Six of Crows.
  • The Wandering Isle has a ruling marshal, a military chief commander,[3][4] indicating that the Wandering Isle may be a stratocracy or a military junta/dictatorship.

References[]

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