The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater Sep , The Scorpio Races is a slightly mystical, slightly historic, all around awesome tale narrated by our two main characters, Sean Kendrick and Puck Kate Connolly Every November the Scorpio Races take place which is a race where riders must The Scorpio Races Maggie The story is intriguingthe Scorpio Races are races set on a small island fictional, but it feels a lot like an Irish offshore island between Cappaill Uisce, the water horses of Celtic folklore These are no Disney water horsesthey eat meat, drink blood and kill Each other, and humans. The Scorpio Races Directed by Matt Sobel Set in a mythical world, riders compete in a race with their water horses. The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater, Paperback Barnes Apr , Every first of November, the water horses are raced on the beach of Thisby winning the Scorpio Races brings fame and fortune, but losing often bringsdeath Nineteen year old Sean Kendrick runs for the right to buy the water horse stallion Corr year old Katherine, called Puck, pits her land mare against the water horses in an attempt to save her home. The Scorpio Races Maggie Stiefvater Based on the legends of the eich uisce the Celtic water horse The Scorpio Races take place on the tiny, fictional island of Thisby Each November, water horses emerge from the black ocean and gallop the beach beneath the cliffs of Thisby And each November, men capture these horses for The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater Audiobook Narrator . out of stars . out of . Stars Stars Stars Stars Stars The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater It happens at the start of every November the Scorpio Races Riders attempt to keep hold of their water horses long enough to make it to the finish line Some riders live Others die At age nineteen, Sean Kendrick is the returning champion. The Scorpio Races Book Review Common Sense Media Oct , The American Library Association named Scorpio Races a Michael L Printz Honor Book for excellence in literature for young adults The story is a thrill ride, so much so that the romance sneaks in quietly Sean and Puck, both headstrong and fierce in their own distinct ways, are classic heroes who ll resonate with independent minded teens. The Scorpio Races Summary SuperSummary The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater is a novel about two teenagers, Sean and Puck, who take part in the dangerous Scorpio Races that take place on the island of Thisby each Fall.