Star Child A Biographical Constellation of Octavia Estelle Butler

By Ibi Zoboi

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.


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Before Octavia E. Butler became one of America’s greatest authors, she was a little Black girl with a huge imagination and an even bigger drive to succeed.

Born into the Space Race, the Red Scare, and the dawning Civil War Movement, Butler experienced an American childhood that shaped her into the groundbreaking science-fiction genius whose novels and short stories continue to challenge and inspire readers around the world.

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Weight 10 oz
Dimensions 6.25 × .75 × 9.25 in

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