Binti (Nnedi Okorafor)

"Just because something isn’t surprising doesn’t mean it’s easy to deal with.”

"Just because something isn’t surprising doesn’t mean it’s easy to deal with.”

U.S.A. / 2015

"Her name is Binti, and she is the first of the Himba people ever to be offered a place at Oomza University, the finest institution of higher learning in the galaxy. But to accept the offer will mean giving up her place in her family to travel between the stars among strangers who do not share her ways or respect her customs..." — GoodReads.