• Tue. Jan 18th, 2022

Hafsah Faizal’s “We Hunt The Flame” Is Being Developed Into A TV Show

Get ready to see the fantasy world of “We Hunt The Flame” on your TV screens! Correspondingly, Deadline reports that STXtv is currently developing Hafsah Faizal’s YA fantasy book, “We Hunt The Flame,” into a TV series. Also, Faizal will be an executive producer on the show.

Hafsah Faizal’s “We Hunt The Flame” first released in 2019. This book was an immediate fan favorite! It is among Time Magazine’s 100 best fantasy books of all time. It has been “an instant New York Times bestseller, a BuzzFeed pick for YA Books You Absolutely Must Read This Spring, and a Paste Magazine’s Top 10 Most Anticipated YA Novels.”

Likewise, Hafsah Faizal is a #boss. She is on Forbes’ 30 under 30 List under the Arts and Style section.

“We Hunt The Flame” introduces us to the fantasy world of Arawiya. To summarize, Zafira, a female hunter, and Nasir, an assassin prince, embark on opposing quests. They have one goal: to restore magic in their kingdom. Their epic journey is filled with romance, adventure, and darkness.


Jada Miranda, Head of Scripted Television for STXtelevision has commented on Faizal’s book. She said, “We love stories with universal themes that cut across genres. Not only is “We Hunt the Flame” a gripping and emotional story, but its story of love, honor, and self-discovery raises the bar to become a cultural experience.”

Not to mention, the sequel just came out! In January 2021, Faizal released “We Free the Stars.” Moreover, Macmillan has optioned the rights to publish her upcoming book series “A Tempest of Tea.”

Mariyah Rajshahiwala

Mariyah Rajshahiwala is a junior at Brooklyn College. She discovered her passion for format editing when she joined her high school’s literary magazine. In her free time, she loves to travel and explore halal restaurants.