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Ashlords by Scott Reintgen
Young adult

Ashlords

by Scott Reintgen

Quick take

The violent dystopia of The Hunger Games with fiery, phoenix-horse races leading to a revolution. Hold on tight.

Good to know

  • Fast read

  • Multiple viewpoints

  • Action-packed

  • First in series

Why I love it

Dystopian YA had its heyday while I was in high school, and you can bet I devoured every one I could get my hands on. So as I dove into Scott Reintgen’s Ashlords, I felt an acute sense of nostalgia that took me right back to the days I spent poring over The Hunger Games and Divergent. Simultaneously familiar (in the best way possible) and inventive, I haven’t had this much fun reading a book in a ...

Synopsis

Every year since the Ashlords were gifted phoenix horses by their gods, they've raced them. First into battle, then on great hunts, and finally for the pure sport of seeing who rode the fastest. Centuries of blood and fire carved their competition into a more modern spectacle: The Races.

Over the course of a multi-day event, elite riders from clashing cultures vie to be crowned champion. But the ...

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