Up your book club’s game with a challenging selection of magic, Africa, and women’s power.
They killed my mother.They took our magic.They tried to bury us.Now we rise.
This young adult novel is sure to find a passionate audience in any reader who loves a compelling story and new voices. Author Tomi Adeyemi is a Nigerian-American writer and creative writing coach based in San Diego, California. After graduating Harvard University with an honors degree in English literature, she studied West African mythology and culture in Salvador, Brazil. She is the author of Children of Blood and Bone.