Paperback A phoenix first must burn : stories of black girl magic, resistance and hope / edited by Patrice Caldwell.
Publication year: 2020
Publisher: Hot Key Books
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 1471409309 9781471409301 (pbk.) :
These authors have woven worlds to create stunning narratives that centre Black women and gender nonconforming individuals. With fantasy, science fiction and magic at their core, the stories are sharp, atmospheric and visual explorations of histories, relationships and alternate universes that you can't help but to get lost in. It will take you on a journey from folktales retold to futuristic societies and everything in between. Filled with stories of love and betrayal, strength and resistance, trauma and heroism, this collection contains an array of complex and true-to-life characters in which you cannot help but see yourself reflected.
354 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm