Cover Crush: Shuri: A Black Panther Novel by Nic Stone
Shuri: A Black Panther Novel by Nic Stone is releasing next week but we couldn’t resist giving it some extra cover love today on Middle Grade Monday! I love the use of color and the illustration definitely shares the badass qualities of the princess of Wakanda! This upper middle grade novel is part of the building out the Black Panther universe, and if you are looking for more Shuri (because she’s amazing) there is a comic book series too! Shuri: A Black Panther Novel is releasing on May 5th, so get this one ordered ASAP!
Shuri: A Black Panther Novel (Marvel)by Nic Stone
Published by: Scholastic
on May 5, 2020
Genres: Middle Grade, Fantasy
From New York Times bestselling author Nic Stone comes an all-new upper middle grade series based on one of the Marvel Universe's break-out characters— Shuri, from Black Panther!An original, upper-middle-grade series starring the break-out character from the Black Panther comics and films: T'Challa's younger sister, Shuri! Crafted by New York Times bestselling author Nic Stone. Shuri is a skilled martial artist, a genius, and a master of science and technology. But, she's also a teenager. And a princess. This story follows Shuri as she sets out on a quest to save her homeland of Wakanda.
For centuries, the Chieftain of Wakanda (the Black Panther) has gained his powers through the juices of the Heart-Shaped Herb. Much like Vibranium, the Heart-Shaped Herb is essential to the survival and prosperity of Wakanda. But something is wrong. The plants are dying. No matter what the people of Wakanda do, they can't save them. And their supply is running short. It's up to Shuri to travel from Wakanda in order to discover what is killing the Herb, and how she can save it, in the first volume of this all-new, original adventure.