In this first young-adult fantasy novel in a trilogy, Alex London launches a soaring saga about the memories that haunt us, the histories that hunt us, and the bonds of blood between us.
The people of Uztar have long looked to the sky with hope and wonder. Nothing in their world is more revered than the birds of prey and no one more honored than the falconers who call them to their fists.
*An NBC Today Show Book Club Pick *
*A Seventeen Magazine Best YA Book of 2018 *
*A Kirkus Best YA Fantasy Book of the Year*
*A We Need Diverse Books 2018 Must-Read* Epic thrills, heart-punching romance, and a marvel of a hero. --Adam Silvera, New York Times-bestselling author of They Both Die at the End Black Wings Beating gives us irresistible, complex characters in a propulsive, adventure-filled story, pulling off the rare trick of leaving its readers satisfied but undeniably excited for a second volume. --NBC's Today Show
- ISBN-13: 9781250211484
- ISBN-10: 1250211484
- Publisher: Square Fish
- Publish Date: September 2019
- Dimensions: 8.2 x 5.4 x 1.3 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.85 pounds
- Page Count: 448
- Reading Level: Ages 12-18