Children of Blood and Bone
The world-building in Tomi Adeyemi's Children of Blood and Bone will take your breath away. The story is set 12 years after King Saran's raids across Orïsha end the culture of magic. Eleven years later, a young woman named Zélie, who possesses magical blood, embarks on a quest to bring magic back into her world. Poignant, evocative, and completely engrossing, this book leaves you craving more.