Ep 12: ‘Children of Blood and Bone’: Live with Tomi Adeyemi
This week’s episode is a real treat!Books & Rhymes,PostColonialChildandBookShyBooksare in Bristol with Tomi Adeyemi, the amazing author of our unanimous favourite and highly recommended book, ‘Children of Blood and Bone’!
Reimagining reality in fantasy fiction.
The inspiration behind the bookgasmic cover of ‘Children of Blood and Bone’
Racial characterisations in the genre and whitewashing in literary adaptations.
The importance of African mythology and Brazil in ‘Children of Blood and Bone’.
The socio-cultural impact of Children of Blood and Bone, and readers responses to it.
Navigating the publishing industry as a debut author - including advice for writers.
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