Carter Kane is one of the main characters in the Kane Chronicles series, along with his younger sister, Sadie. He is the eldest child of Julius and Ruby Kane and a descendant of two families with the blood of the pharaohs. He follows the path of Horus and was once the eye of the god himself. By the end of The Serpent’s Shadow, he becomes the Pharaoh of the House of Life and ties with his sister as the second strongest magicians in the world. He is also Zia Rashid’s boyfriend.