Collected now for the first time in omnibus form, follow Binti's story in this groundbreaking sci-fi trilogy. Includes a brand-new binti story!collected for the first time in an omnibus edition, the Hugo- and Nebula-award-winning Binti trilogy, the story of one extraordinary girl's journey from her home to distant Oomza University.
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With the support of her leopard society friends, she will travel through worlds both visible and invisible to the mysteries town of Osisi, Orlu, and of her spirit face, Anyanwu, Chichi, and Sasha, where she will fight a climactic battle to save humanity. Much-honored nnedi okorafor, and world Fantasy awards, winner of the Hugo, Nebula, merges today’s Nigeria with a unique world she creates.
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A woman who has survived the annihilation of her village and a terrible rape by an enemy general wanders into the desert, hoping to die. But onye is not the average Ewu. Martin!an award-winning literary author enters the world of magical realism with her World Fantasy Award-winning novel of a remarkable woman in post-apocalyptic Africa.
In a post-apocalyptic africa, the world has changed in many ways; yet in one region genocide between tribes still bloodies the land. Now optioned as a tv series for HBO, with executive producer George R. She is ewu—a child of rape who is expected to live a life of violence, a half-breed rejected by her community.
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Even as a child, she manifests the beginnings of a remarkable and unique magic.
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Jemisin challenges and delights readers with thought-provoking narratives of destruction, and redemption that sharply examine modern society in her first collection of short fiction, rebirth, which includes never-before-seen stories. Marvelous and wide-ranging. Los angeles times"gorgeous" --NPR Books"Breathtakingly imaginative and narratively bold.
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When he's not taking client calls, Yu visits his mother and searches for his father, who invented time travel and then vanished.
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She is an “accelerated woman”—only two years old but with the body and mind of an adult, Phoenix’s abilities far exceed those of a normal human. Phoenix was grown and raised among other genetic experiments in New York’s Tower 7. But phoenix’s escape, and her destruction of Tower 7, is just the beginning of her story.
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Then one evening, Saeed witnesses something so terrible that he takes his own life. Devastated by his death and tower 7’s refusal to answer her questions, Phoenix finally begins to realize that her home is really her prison, and she becomes desperate to escape. Daw Books.
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