Star child : a biographical constellation of Octavia Estelle Butler
- J 921 BUTLER (CEN, OSH, POW)
New York : Dutton Children's Books, 2022.
112 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Grades 7-9 Dutton Books for Young Readers.
"From the New York Times bestselling author and National Book Award finalist, a biography in verse and prose of science fiction visionary Octavia Butler. Acclaimed novelist Ibi Zoboi illuminates the young life of the visionary storyteller Octavia E. Butler in poems and prose. Born into the Space Race, the Red Scare, and the dawning Civil Rights Movement, Butler expereinced an American childhood that shaped her into the groundbreaking science-fiction storyteller whose novels continue to challenge and delight readers fifteen years after her death"--