Race the Sands

A Novel
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Author(s): Sarah Beth Durst
Original Publish Date: Apr 21, 2020
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (15.75 hours)
Product Number: Z100153765
Released: Apr 21, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780062989390
Narrator/s: Emily Ellet
Publisher: HarperAudio
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A??National Velvet with monsters and a big helping of palace intrigue, Race the Sands is monstrous (literally), heartwarming, and empowering in equal measure. An incredibly fun and inspiring read.A? A?? Katherine Arden, New York Times bestselling author of The Bear and the Nightingale In this epic standalone fantasy, the acclaimed author of the Queens of Renthia series introduces an imaginative new world in which a pair of strong and determined women risk their lives battling injustice, corruption, and deadly enemies in their quest to become monster racing champions. Life, death, and rebirthA??in Becar, who you are in this life will determine your next life. Yet there is hopeA??you can change your destiny with the choices you make. But for the darkest individuals, there is no redemption: you come back as a kehok, a monster, and are doomed to be a kehok for the rest of time. Unless you can win the Races. After a celebrated career as an elite kehok rider, Tamra became a professional trainer. Then a tragic accident shattered her confidence, damaged her reputation, and left her nearly broke. Now, she needs the prize money to prevent the local temple from taking her daughter away from her, and that means she must once again find a winning kehok . . . and a rider willing to trust her. Raia is desperate to get away from her domineering family and cruel fiancA©. As a kehok rider, she could earn enough to buy her freedom. But she needs a first-rate trainer. Impressed by the inexperienced young womanA??s determination, Tamra hires Raia and pairs her with a strange new kehok with the potential to winA??if he can be tamed. But in this sport, if you forget youA??re riding on the back of a monster, you die. Tamra and Raia will work harder than they ever thought possible to win the deadly Becaran RacesA??and in the process, discover what makes this particular kehok so special.

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CD
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Author(s): Sarah Beth Durst
Narrator(s): Emily Ellet
Product Number DD49517
Released: Apr 21, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781094119502
eBook
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Author(s): Sarah Beth Durst
Product Number EB00763116
Released: Apr 21, 2020
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: Harper Voyager
ISBN: #9780062888624