Zahrah the Windseeker (Hardcover)
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 9780618340903, 320pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2005
In this exciting debut novel by Nnedi Okorafor-Mbachu, things aren t always what they seemmonkeys tell fortunes, plants offer wisdom, and a teenage girl is the only one who stands a chance at saving her best friend's life.
Praise For Zahrah the Windseeker…
"A welcome addition to a genre sorely in need of more heroes and heroines of color." Booklist Booklist, ALA
Teachers, scholars, and students...will appreciate this book.
"...Refreshingly different, Zahrah's coming-of-age story introduces...a vibrant new world." -- Bulletin Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books