After the Rain

Category: Book
Illustrated By: Brame, David
Adapted By: Jennings, John
By (author): Okorafor, Nnedi
Subject:  COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / General
  COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Horror
  COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Science Fiction
  FICTION / Graphic Novels
Publisher: Abrams ComicArts - Megascope
Published: January 2021
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 128
Size: 9.50in x 6.50in
Our Price:
$ 28.99
Availability:
In stock

Additional Notes

From The Publisher*During a furious storm a young woman's destiny is revealed . . . and her life is changed forever
 
After the Rain is a graphic novel adaptation of Nnedi Okorafor's short story "On the Road." The drama takes place in a small Nigerian town during a violent and unexpected storm. A Nigerian-American woman named Chioma answers a knock at her door and is horrified to see a boy with a severe head wound standing at her doorstep. He reaches for her, and his touch burns like fire. Something is very wrong. Haunted and hunted, Chioma must embrace her heritage in order to survive. John Jennings and David Brame's graphic novel collaboration uses bold art and colors to powerfully tell this tale of identity and destiny.
 
Biographical NoteNnedi 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.