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Summer YA Teen Book Club: "Children of Blood and Bone" by Tomi Adeyemi

  • Oak Park Public Library - Main branch 834 Lake Street Oak Park, IL, 60301 United States (map)

Join us for our last book club discussion of the summer!  

Children of Blood and Bone is a young adult fantasy novel by Nigerian-American novelist Tomi Adeyemi, published on March 6, 2018, by Henry Holt Books for Young Readers. The story follows Zélie Adebola, who sets out on a task to restore magic in the country of Orïsha. Adeyemi drew inspiration from Yoruba religion and Western fantasy fiction like Harry Potter and Avatar: The Last Airbender. It is Adeyemi's debut novel and the first book in a planned trilogy. Children of Blood and Bone was highly anticipated and debuted at number one on The New York Times best-seller list for young adult books.


Earlier Event: August 12
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Later Event: August 18
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