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Of Blood and Bone
Nora Roberts has never failed to keep me up all night reading her stories. What was going on in your life then. On my TBR list for sure. Up until a few days before we had to turn in the final text, we were still editi.
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This week, a mysterious figure appeared on a foot high billboard on the side of the Madame Tussauds wax museum, down the street from the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Only the top part of her face was visible — fierce gray eyes, dark-brown skin, bone-white hair rising into the air like smoke. She seemed to be levitating above Hollywood Boulevard, above the chain stores and the traffic and the celebrity footprints, as though she possessed some magical power, which she does.
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Tomi Adeyemi's Children of Blood and Bone Is an Epic Allegory About the Black Experience
But everything changed the night magic disappeared. You will be ready to rise up and reclaim your own magic! This title has Common Core connections. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Their journey is accompanied by violence and betrayal, but friendship and even star-crossed love also play a part.
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Writing the book over 18 months and 45 drafts, Adeyemi drew inspiration from novels like Harry Potter and An Ember in the Ashes as well as West African mythology and the Yoruba culture and language. The hopelessness she felt at police shootings of black Americans also motivated her to develop the story of Children of Blood and Bone. The book received one of the biggest young adult publishing deals ever, including preemptive sale of film rights to Fox Debuting at number one on The New York Times best-seller list for young adult books, the novel received mostly positive reviews. Critics wrote about its examination of oppression, racism, and slavery, with the kosadan and maji serving as stand-ins for real-world groups. It is also a coming-of-age story as the characters discover their abilities to help shape the world through their actions.
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