* CaptainObviousReveal: In the second book, [[spoiler:Jean was just conning the mooks and isn't betraying Locke. Who really fell for that one?]]
* MagnificentBastard: Practically ''everyone.''
* {{Squick}}: Selendri's disfiguration and Requin's revenge. Also, the horse urine thing.
* TearJerker:
** [[spoiler: The scene of Bug's death.]]
** [[spoiler: Ezri's HeroicSacrifice]]