Root Magic

Eden Royce (Author)
Pre-Order   Ships Jan 05, 2021

Product Details

Price
$16.98  $15.62
Publisher
Walden Pond Press
Publish Date
January 05, 2021
Pages
352
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780062899576

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Eden Royce was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina, and is a member of the Gullah Geechee nation. Her short stories have appeared in various print and online publications, including Fiyah, and she is the recipient of the Speculative Literature Foundation's Diverse Worlds grant. Root Magic is her first book. Eden now lives in England with her husband and cat. You can find her online at www.edenroyce.com.

Reviews

"Eden Royce's debut is a spellbinding southern gothic tale of bravery, family, and historic truths that need to be told. Black Girl Magic has never been more powerful."--Ronald L. Smith, author of Hoodoo
"A poignant, necessary entry into the children's literary canon, Root Magic brings to life the history and culture of Gullah people while highlighting the timeless plight of Black Americans. Add in a fun, magical adventure and you get everything I want in a book!"--Justina Ireland, New York Times bestselling author of Dread Nation
"A terrific, wondrous glimpse of Gullah Geechee culture, richly detailed and inviting. Blending familial and ancestral lore with folk magic, Royce's novel set in a racist South, resonates powerfully. An original, compelling must-read." --Jewell Parker Rhodes, New York Times bestselling author of Ghost Boys
"Royce pulls back a curtain and invites the reader to a world within a world, a place in time full of both danger and magic. You won't just read it; you'll live it."--Saundra Mitchell, author of Shadowed Summer and All the Things We Do in the Dark