Bradley is a human settler who comes to New World on the second settler ship. He is a caretaker on Beta and knows Viola and her parents before they leave on the first scout ship. Bradley journeys on the second scout ship with Simone to find out what happened to the Eades. They land near to New Prentisstown. He is the person who most desperately wants peace with the spackle, and is deeply angered by any action taken against them, especially violent ones.