Elle Bíbi-Imbelé Ifíè

From Autistic characters wiki
📑 This page is a stub.
Elle Bíbi-Imbelé Ifíè
Portrayed by
Appears in The Leap Cycle series
Debut The Infinite
Year 2020

Elle Bíbi-Imbelé Ifíè is the main character in The Leap Cycle series of middle grade books by Patience Agbabi.

Character creation

Author Patience Agbabi has an autistic son.[1] She also read autobiographies by autistic people, medical articles about autism in girls, newspaper articles by late-diagnosed autistic women, and the novel "M in the Middle: Secret Crushes, Mega-Colossal Anxiety and the People’s Republic of Autism", a book written by students from a school for autistic girls and their teacher.[2]


Born on February 29, Elle is a Leapling. She also has The Gift—the ability to leap through time.


Elle is stated to be autistic by the author.[3]

Book list

  • The Infinite (2020)
  • The Time-Thief (2021)
  • The Circle Breakers (2023)


External links