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Star child : a biographical constellation of Octavia Estelle Butler / Ibi Zoboi.

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu, (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9780399187384 :
  • ISBN: 0399187383 :
  • Physical Description: 112 pages, 10 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, 2022.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 119).
Summary, etc.:
"From the New York Times bestselling author and National Book Award finalist, a biography in verse and prose of science fiction visionary Octavia Butler. Acclaimed novelist Ibi Zoboi illuminates the young life of the visionary storyteller Octavia E. Butler in poems and prose. Born into the Space Race, the Red Scare, and the dawning Civil Rights Movement, Butler experienced an American childhood that shaped her into the groundbreaking science-fiction storyteller whose novels continue to challenge and delight readers fifteen years after her death"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10+ Dutton Books for Young Readers
Grades 7-9 Dutton Books for Young Readers
Subject: Butler, Octavia E.
African American novelists > Biography.
African American women authors > Biography.
African Americans > Biography.
Women > Biography.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Hanover Libraries.

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Star Child : A Biographical Constellation of Octavia Estelle Butler
Star Child : A Biographical Constellation of Octavia Estelle Butler
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Star Child : A Biographical Constellation of Octavia Estelle Butler


From the New York Times bestselling author and National Book Award finalist, a biography in verse and prose of science fiction visionary Octavia Butler, author of Parable of the Sower and Kindred . Acclaimed novelist Ibi Zoboi illuminates the young life of the visionary storyteller Octavia E. Butler in poems and prose. Born into the Space Race, the Red Scare, and the dawning Civil Rights Movement, Butler experienced an American childhood that shaped her into the groundbreaking science-fiction storyteller whose novels continue to challenge and delight readers fifteen years after her death.

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