Akata Witch has ratings and reviews. Rick said: I spent the weekend with a great book: Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor. As you can guess, I’m. Akata Witch (Akata Witch, #1) and Akata Warrior (Akata Witch, #2). Affectionately dubbed “the Nigerian Harry Potter,” Akata Witch weaves together a heart-pounding tale of magic, mystery, and finding one’s place in the world.

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While reading it, my fitbit thought I was exercising bc of my pulse. Sasha is angry and impulsive. It was laughing and warm–but a nice kind of warm, like bathwater that has been sitting for a few minutes. It was amazing how he wouldn’t see me. It was a school-yard thrashing and not one of her ex- friends came to her rescue. They’d never spoken much, but he seemed nice. Black Hat Otokoto, who is stealing and killing children, often removing their eyes in the process.

She forced herself to keep her eyes aakata him, to really see him. This is my All Done pic.

Akata Witch Series by Nnedi Okorafor

Parent Written by MsMoss April 13, Objectively, there were child mutilations and a serial murderer on the loose. And then the person would hiss or squeak or gasp or whatever suited his or her pain. Orlu only shook his head. Unlike the summary lets on, Sunny and her new friends spend quite a small amount of time tracking the serial killer, seeing that as Leopard People, they are juggling two schools and they each must learn to understand their abilities and put them to good use, especially the new member—Sunny.


It contains some similarities to the author’s adult novel, Who Fears Death: Sutton rated it really liked it.

She has no knowl. All Sunny wants to do is be able to play football and get through another day of school without being bullied. Add your rating See all 1 parent review. Except for specific things which were described, I didn’t get much sense of place.

I’m sort of sensitive to these things a,ata I didn’t feel that it was all that graphic here. Akata Witch soon pulled itself ahead of the other books in my tbr pile. Now, stronger, feistier and a bit older, Sunny is studying with her mentor Sugar Cream and unlocking the secrets of the living script in her strange Nsibidi book.

This cover is fierce. Everyone just stared back at akatq, with slack faces and angry eyes. She snatched a boy’s essay and read it aloud: But fewer kicks in the feels, please. The characters were all well written and complex.


I’m American,” Sunny said through gritted teeth. Magical start of the fantastic boy-wizard series.

Then, also as usual, I got down on the floor and just gazed at its flame. I could move like a mosquito when I wanted. I will definitely be checking out Akata Warrior and Okorafor’s other works in the future.

Akata Witch Series

It was pathetic and childish. Nevertheless, could she really blame any of them? Im so glad I picked it up: Hate to break this truth to some readers, but J.

Day 20 and a pretty cover for tdffeb17!