|Species:||Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)|
|Appears in:||To Be a King|
Pye was a Great Horned Owl, or Bubo virginianus. She is Theo's older sister, a gadfeather.
Before the Books
Pye grew up in an dysfunctional family, with her brothers Theo and Shadyk. She left the nest early to get away from her abusive father.
Theo mentions that Pye left the nest as early as she could to escape from their abusive father. Her father felt humilated when she became a gadfeather.
When Theo meets Emerilla, who is a servant in disguise to Theo's and Pyre's insane brother, Shadyk. Theo learns that Shadyk became a solider, but his jealous father, Hakon, went with him, not wanting to be left out. Shadyk killed Hakon, and tried to kill Pye, but she escaped.