1 edition of Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha Book 1) found in the catalog.
|Statement||Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)|
|Publishers||Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)|
|LC Classifications||Mar 06, 2018|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 120 p. :|
|Number of Pages||42|
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A blender full of massacred YA tropes. It is an epic fantasy inspired by West African culture with all the elements you'd expect: A princess in trouble, a next-in-line prince struggling to reconcile what he's taught from what is right or wrong, a domineering king, a people oppressed, and magic in all its glory.
Maybe in our faces he sees a mother or sister, a reminder of someone he'd want to protect.
" -- Teen Vogue "A remarkable achievement. I think about the king that took her away. Despite being such a large novel, the pacing was well-done, where I felt I was flying through the novel much quicker than many other long fantasy novels.
When the chance to bring magic back into the world, Zelie sets forth on a journey to discover her place in the world and bring peace back to a land filled with distrust, internalized racism, and secrets. Zelie is focused on returning magic to her people.
" Bisi buries herself inside the fabric of Mama's kaftan, muffling her sobs. Yet, this princess is nothing like her tyrant of a father. What once resembled an arena now plays the convincing part of a seamstress's shop.
This exclusive Seer edition is one of five collectible Maji Clan editions of the instant New York Times bestseller Children Of Blood And Bone.
But that's not the story Adeyemi wanted to tell.