* CrowningMomentOfFunny: Kaid calling Dr. Vanna for midwifery advice just '''after''' Carrie gives birth.
** Also, when TheStoic Kaid does the Sholan equivalent of the PuppyDogEyes to stop Noni from being mad at him in Stronghold Rising. [[{{RuleOfFunny}} It works.]]
* MagnificentBastard: Kezule, FTW
* {{Squick}}: Kusac and Zayshul.
** This started out innocently enough, with Kusac being manipulated by forces outside of his control and Zayshul just sort of along for the ride. Eventually though, we have to wonder if our DesignatedHero has become the FallenHero due to the seductive call of TheDarkSide that Zayshul presents.
* TearJerker: [[spoiler: the funeral for Carrie's first cub in the second book.]]