Black Panther’s Sister, Shuri, is getting her own Novel

Black Panther is amazing, but his younger sister Shuri is even better. She’s the brains of the operations, the STEM Queen, and now she’s getting her own book.


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Shuri’s story will follow her on a mission to save Wakanda. A heart-shaped herb, that’s essential to the Black Panther’s power and the survival of Wakanda is no longer growing and the supply is running short so Shuri must leave her home to figure out why the herbs won’t grow. If you’ve seen Black Panther you know Shuri will get the job done.


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Nic Stone, author of Dear Martin, will pen the book entitled Shuri: A Black Panther Novel. It will be the first book to start off the multi-year deal with Scholastic and Marvel. With this deal, new original stories will be created featuring various superhero’s throughout the marvel universe. The books are aimed at young readers, but of course, all Marvel fans of any age can get their hands on a copy next year.



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