ALL THE THINGS HAPPEN ALL THE TIME. IT IS RELENTLESS.
This is the sequel to Binti by Nnedi Okorafor, which like the first in the series, it is also a novella. The story takes up a year after the events of the first book, with Binti taking up her place at Oomza university. She’s still friends with the Meduse Okwu.
Whenever I do a call for I need new books to read, inevitably Nnedi Okorafor is mentioned. However, I had read Book of the Phoenix before and found it really mixed. I found the main character annoying and inconsistent. But anyway, Binti was always recommended and so I gave it a go. And I’m glad I did! It’s a …
Phoenix is essentially a scientifically created super being. She’s only 3 years old but has accelerated growth and maturity, so she’s like a 40 year old woman. She won’t grow any older.