Twenty-four-year-old, Nigerian-American Tomi Adeyemi followed a dream that netted her a multimillion dollar publishing and movie deal for the novel Children of Blood and Bone. It’s the first in a trilogy and believed to be one of the largest deals ever offered a debut novelist.
Early reviews are amazing—here’s a little taste.
“A magnificent, heartrending, earthshaking debut.” ―New York Times-bestselling author Daniel José Older
“Powerful, captivating, and raw―Adeyemi is a talent to watch. Exceptional.” ―Kirkus, Starred Review”
Adeyemi’s devastating debut is a brutal, beautiful tale of revolution, faith, and star-crossed love.” ―Publishers Weekly, Starred Review
Listen to Tomi’s interview on ABC’s Good Morning America with Robin Roberts.