Akata Witch

Akata Witch

Format
Ebook
Price
$12.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Ebook
  • ISBN 9781101513798
  • Viking Books for Young Readers
  • 12 and up

Overview

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Twelve-year-old Sunny lives in Nigeria, but she was born American. Her features are African, but she’s albino. She’s a terrific athlete, but can’t go out into the sun to play soccer. There seems to be no place where she fits. And then she discovers something amazing-she is a “free agent,” with latent magical power. Soon she’s part of a quartet of magic students, studying the visible and invisible, learning to change reality. But will it be enough to help them when they are asked to catch a career criminal who knows magic too?

Praise

“There+s more vivid imagination in a page of Nnedi Okorafor+s work than in whole volumes of ordinary fantasy epics.” -Ursula K. Le Guin
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