Briar Wilkes

Imagined AI depiction of Briar Wilkes from "Boneshaker" by Cherie Priest, encapsulating the essence of this iconic archetype of {'value': 'Survivor, Protector', 'rendered': 'Survivor, Protector'} in the narrative.
No Year(s) tags for this post.
Briar Wilkes is the widow of inventor Leviticus Blue. She is a resilient and determined woman who finds herself navigating the zombie-infested ruins of Civil War-era Seattle. Briar is fiercely protective of her son, Zeke, and is on a quest to uncover the truth behind her late husband’s machine and the release of the toxic gas.


[“I may not be a man, but I am not helpless either.”,”Sometimes it is easier to miss raw courage if it is clothed in soft words and skirts.”,”I do not need you to save me. I saved myself a long time ago.”]


Briar has dark brown hair and piercing green eyes. She is of average height with a strong and agile build, bearing a scar on her left cheek from a past encounter.




Skilled in marksmanship, resourceful, physically fit


Survivor, Protector






Not enough time to sit and read? Try Audible. It’s cheap and easy!

By using the out Amazon Affiliate links, you’re supporting our site and helping us continue to bring you valuable content. It doesn’t cost you anything extra, but it means the world to us. Thank you for your support!

Never miss any important news. Subscribe to our newsletter.

We're a small team passionate about bringing you the best of science fiction and fantasy. If you like what we do and want to help keep the adventure going, consider buying us a coffee. Every bit of support means the world to us. Thank you for being part of our journey.