Nnedi Okorafor is a multi-award winning Nigerian-American novelist (Hugo Award, Nebula Award, World Fantasy Award). She is an Associate Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Buffalo, New York.
'Best known for her African-based fantasies, Okorafor leaps into the world of picture books in a most unforgettable way with this playful, fascinating tale.' - Kirkus Reviews, STARRED; `Brilliant both in concept and in execution... the latest and utterly adorable debut in the African children's literature scene' - Ainehi Edoro, Brittle Paper; 'This dazzling picturebook...invites young readers into the story with its glorious colour, its flamboyant design and exuberant characters. A delight.' - Morag Styles, The School Library journal; 'Bold designs, brilliant colours, humour, lively characterisation all combine to create a picture book that jumps off the shelf.' - Ferelith Hordon, iBBYlink journal