As the main character, Amoenu is the one ready for adventure. But it is really the desire for more that leads him on.
Wisenchyme is Amoenu's best friend--he calls him "Wise" for short. And that's not a unfitting name at all...
Slub (How it looks)
I want to know who names their child slub. Look it up in the dictionary.
Phesgul is the nemesis in the story, but there is more than meets the eye. There always is, isn't there?