Elena Nicolaou

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USA

Elena Nicolaou is a culture and entertainment writer whose writing has appeared in Refinery29, the Huffington Post, and SheReads. She prides herself on giving fantastic (and often unsolicited) book recommendations.

Children of Blood and Bones (Legacy of Orïsha)

Date: 06 Mar 2018 Category: Books
9.0 Rating
In the future, when people think of the book characters that shaped their childhood, they will mention Harry Potter, the boy who lived, Katniss Everdeen, the girl who volunteered as tribute, and Zelie Adebola, the maji destined to return magic to her people. You haven’t heard of that final name yet, but you will. Zelie is the white-haired, dark-skinned, turbaned protagonist of Children of Blood and Bone, the first book in 24-year-old debut n ...