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What To Read After Watching Avatar: The Last Airbender

So you just finished (re)watching “Avatar: The Last Airbender”— that includes the anime, the film, AND the live-action (yes, I did indeed just call you out)—but now you don’t know what to do with yourself. Do not fret, I’m here with some book recommendations that will (hopefully) help fill that gap in your heart, even if only by a fraction.

Book recommendations for fans of Avatar: The Last Airbender

Here are four book recommendations that fit the vibe of "Avatar: The Last Airbender." Four books aren’t enough? No worries, I came prepared. You can find a full list of 30 book recs on my Fable list!
“The Fifth Season” by N. K. Jemisin
A woman has to hide her secret powers as she embarks on a journey to find her kidnapped daughter. Betrayal, secret magic, death, and revolution—there are so many thrilling elements to this well-loved fantasy story. 
“Jade Fire Gold” by June Cl Tan 
An empire on the brink of war, a lost protagonist trying to find themselves again, slow-burn romance, intrigue, and rich magicthis book will keep you on your toes!
“An Ember in the Ashes” by Sabaa Tahir
In a brutal world inspired by Ancient Rome, a slave and a soldier must navigate oppression and danger to change the fate of their empire.
“Set Fire to the Gods” by Sara Raasch
It even says it in the synopsis: “Avatar The Last Airbender” meets “Gladiator” in this epic fantasy duology. Two warriors will have to decide where their loyalties lie, as an ancient war amongst immortals threatens humanity. 
The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin digital book - Fable

The Fifth Season

By N. K. Jemisin

At the end of the world, a woman must hide her secret power and find her kidnapped daughter in this twisted Hugo Award winning fantasy novel of power, oppression, and revolution.

Jade Fire Gold by June CL Tan digital book - Fable

Jade Fire Gold

By June CL Tan

Girls of Paper and Fire meets A Song of Wraiths and Ruin in June CL Tan’s stunning debut, where ferocious action, shadowy intrigue, rich magic, and a captivating slow-burn romance collide.

An Ember in the Ashes  by Sabaa Tahir digital book - Fable

An Ember in the Ashes

By Sabaa Tahir

Year of the Snake: In a brutal world inspired by Ancient Rome, a young woman finds herself enrolled within the oppressive government’s military academy, with a deep secret: she’s there as a spy for the Resistance.

Set Fires to the Gods by Sara Raasch & Kristen Simmons digital book - Fable

Set Fires to the Gods

By Sara Raasch & Kristen Simmons

Avatar: The Last Airbender meets Gladiator in the first book in this epic fantasy duology in which two warriors must decide where their loyalties lie as an ancient war between immortals threatens humanity

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