Nnedi Okorafor

Her identify is Binti, and she or he is the 1st of the Himba humans ever to be provided a spot at Oomza college, the best establishment of upper studying within the galaxy. yet to simply accept the provide will suggest giving up her position in her kin to trip among the celebrities between strangers who do no longer percentage her methods or appreciate her customs.

Knowledge comes at a rate, one who Binti is keen to pay, yet her trip usually are not effortless. the realm she seeks to go into has lengthy warred with the Meduse, an alien race that has turn into the stuff of nightmares. Oomza collage has wronged the Meduse, and Binti's stellar go back and forth will deliver her inside of their lethal reach.

If Binti hopes to outlive the legacy of a battle now not of her making, she is going to want either the the presents of her humans and the knowledge enshrined in the collage, itself ― yet first she has to make it there, alive.


"Binti is a very best examine a lovely, edgy Afropolitan in area! it is a wondrous blend of extra-terrestrial event and age-old African international relations. Unforgettable!" ― Wanuri Kahiu, award-winning Kenyan movie director of Punzi and From a Whisper

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