* ViewerGenderConfusion: Remy: Somewhat ambiguous name, heavily-defined eyelashes, part of the LovableAlphaBitch's posse, called a male teacher hot ... And, oh, yeah, apparently he's a dude.
* TheWoobie: Alex and Marina.
** IronWoobie: [[ExploitedTrope Exploited.]] The Sohrem seek out children who qualify as this for their hosts, aiming to turn them into [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds Woobie Destroyers Of Worlds]].
--->"They were all real children before they were turned. Not happy children, I should add, all carrying burdens no child of that age should have to bear. Exceptionally strong spirits, all seven--none of them buckling under the weight."