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Chelleo
Binti | Nnedi Okorafor
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@LeshaMac and I have our books and we‘re all set for the Nnedi Okorafor #authortalk and #booksigning at the #PublicLibraryOfCincinnatiAndHamiltonCounty #PLCHC. #blacklitsy #blitsy Notes below 👇🏾👇🏾👇🏾

Chelleo 📝The author read an excerpt from Binti. She has a nice voice for narration. 3mo
Chelleo 📝The idea of Binti was born during a trip to the United Arab Emirates she took with her daughter. 3mo
Chelleo 📝”Bint” meaning ‘girl‘, reminded her of the rebellious girls she spoke with on that visit and stuck with her. 3mo
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Chelleo 📝Bint became Binti because ‘bint‘ is used as sexist slang in the UK. (edited) 3mo
Chelleo 📝She didn‘t set out to write a novella trilogy but the stories came to her over the course of three years. 3mo
Chelleo 📝This series focuses on the Dora Milaje and features Spider-Man, X-Men and the Avengers. 3mo
Chelleo 📝She was an associate level professor at the University of Buffalo for 3 years while also writing full time, traveling and speaking and raising a daughter. 3mo
Chelleo 📝Advice for aspiring writers: Write what you want; from your heart; stories that you want to tell and don‘t worry about whether or not people will read it. Also, don‘t feel you have to write in linear order, from beginning to end. 3mo
Chelleo 📝Audience Question: If you could have dinner with one of your characters, who would it be? Answer: Onye and Sora (sp) from (edited) 3mo
Chelleo 📝She first started writing when she was 20 years old and don‘t have a goal to get published. She is 2 Masters and a PhD 😳 3mo
riversong153 Wow 💜💜💜 3mo
RebL I planned to comment, “looks like fun!” or something like that. But then I saw how you nested these comments and that‘s awesome! So much juicy book talk! 3mo
CaliforniaCay Love all the little tidbits you Included in the comments. Everything about this picture is absolutely beautiful 💜👏🏾 3mo
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ApplesandSpindles
Kitchen Confidential | Anthony Bourdain
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Pickpick

Many, many moons ago, I skipped a class in graduate school to go see Anthony Bourdain on this book tour. I have never once regretted it.
#rip
#booksigning
#autograph

Butterfinger Welcome!! I look forward to reading your work. 5mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Welcome to Litsy 📖💙 5mo
Crazeedi Welcome to Litsy !🎉🎉🎉 5mo
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CoffeeNBooks Welcome to Litsy! 📚 5mo
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King of Scars | Leigh Bardugo
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The Giver | Lois Lowry
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Serotonin Ooo, good choice 👍 I like this one too! 6mo
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Cruel Shoes | Steve Martin
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Night Circus | Erin Morgenstern
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goodbyefrancie
Leadership: In Turbulent Times | Doris Kearns Goodwin
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The hubby and I really enjoyed watching Doris Kearns Goodwin present her new book last night. She's wonderful, I could listen to her for days. #NeverStopLearning #NerdDate #Leadership #booksigning #RainyDayBooks

Amiable My hubby and I saw her last weekend in New Haven, Connecticut--she IS wonderful! (edited) 8mo
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