‘Naijamerican’ novelist, writer of fiction and fantasy books, Nnedi Okorafor, has released the cover to the second part (‘Binti Home’) of her Nebulla Award-winning novel ‘Binti’. ‘Binti’ is a story about a girl who gained admission into the the finest institution of higher learning in the galaxy ‘Oomza University’. She is the first of the Himba people to be accepted by the University. However, accepting the offer means giving up her place in her family to travel between the stars among strangers who do not share her ways or respect her customs.
‘Binti Home’ continues the saga of Binti’s adventures and the return to her home and people. The book is set to be released next year January, the 31st to be precise – as announced on her Instagram page. It is currently available for pre-order.
Cover art by David Palumbo, with cover design by Christine Foltzer.
You can also see more works from Nnedi Okorafor on nnedi.blogspot.com.ng