Pet by Akwaeke Emezi

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Cover of Pet by Akwaeke Emezi
Author(s) Akwaeke Emezi
Published September 10, 2019
Publisher Make Me a World
Genre(s) Fantasy
Age group Young Adult

Pet by Akwaeke Emezi is a young adult fantasy novel, originally published on September 10, 2019.

Trigger Warnings

  • Blood
  • Eye mutilation
  • Child abuse (physical/sexual, past, implied)
  • Pedophilia (past, implied)
  • Sexual assault (past, implied)
  • Violence


An asterisk (*) indicates that the author openly identifies with that identity.

  • Trans main character*
  • Black main character*
  • Selective mutism; sign-language users*