The novel gained a number of awards and was adapted right into a documentary film in 2014. Tomi Adeyemiâs bestselling debut novel, âChildren of Blood and Bone,â is the first e-book within the authorâs âLegacy of Orishaâ series, which is being tailored into a film by Disney. Vann R. Newkirk II of The Atlantic characterised the e-book as a âBlack Lives Matter-inspired fantasy novel.âAdeyemiâs follow-up within the collection, âChildren of Virtue and Vengeance,â revealed in 2019.
He strikes a cope with a vengeful spirit to kill Crown Princess of Ziran, Karina, in change for his sister who was abducted by the spirit for passage into town. Karina, in the meantime tries to resurrect her assassinated mom, the Sultana, via ancient magic. A younger, black girl with a string of dangerous sexual decisions is wedged in the open marriage of a suburban white couple. When a debt-ridden black lady will get a model new, high paying job, little does she realise it has to do with medical experimentation.