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Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun is a BookTrust Bookbuzz 2023 Book!
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Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun shortlisted for the British Book Awards 2023
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Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun longlisted for the Jhalak Children's & YA Prize 2023
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Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun WINS a CABA!
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AVAILABLE NOW!
The second instalment in the bestselling and action-packed middle-grade superhero series!
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COMING SOON!
It’s the morning of Nana’s wedding, and Deji and Daddy need haircuts – right away!
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Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun is coming to NETFLIX
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Tọlá Okogwu is an award-winning British-Nigerian children’s author, journalist, and hair care educator. She believes it’s important for children to read books that are reflective of their own experiences, as well as other cultures and she seeks to create these opportunities through her books and wider writing.
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“My hope is to create ‘mirrors and windows’ through my writing, allowing children the opportunity to read books that are reflective of their own experiences, and other cultures.”

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