After the Rain (Hardcover)

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By Nnedi Okorafor, David Brame (Illustrator), John Jennings (Adapted by)
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(Young Adult Graphic Novel)

About the Author

Nnedi Okorafor, PhD, is a Nigerian-American author of African-rooted science fiction and fantasy. Her works include Who Fears Death, the Binti trilogy and the Akata series. John Jennings is the curator of the Megascope list and illustrator of the graphic novel adaptations of Octavia E. Butler’s Kindred and Parable of the Sower. He is a professor of media and cultural studies at the University of California, Riverside. David Brame is a talented comics artist who has worked on titles such as Box of Bones and Necromancer Bill. He lives in Mexico.

John Jennings, illustrator of Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation, is a professor of media and cultural studies at the University of California at Riverside.

Praise For…

“Brame’s bold and arresting use of color and shading lends an unnerving atmosphere to the setting, while his attention to facial expressions injects the panels with emotion. This mostly faithful adaptation honors Okorafor’s voice and paints a potent portrait of Nigeria and its folklore.”

— Publishers Weekly

“This exploration of trauma and family history through the body is perfectly adapted to the graphic medium.”

— Booklist

Product Details
ISBN: 9781419743559
ISBN-10: 1419743554
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Publication Date: January 5th, 2021
Pages: 128