About Madeline Edit
Lady Madeline or Madeline Ryland is the mother of Skye Ryland and a very powerful person in Elloweer's capital: Merriston. Lady Madeline refers to her daughter as Skylark. She has a butler named Jepson.
Appearances in the books Edit
She is old, with painted eyebrows and a gray pile of hair pinned at the top of her head, she is slightly plump. She wears many rings on her fingers and gems dangle from her earlobes. She carries a black cane, although she doesn't need it.
She is very bitter and unwilling. She is resentful towards her daughter for siding with the unseen and makes it very clear that she disaproves completely of her daughter.