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After the rain / Nnedi Okorafor ; adapted by John Jennings ; illustrated by David Brame.

Jennings, John, 1970- (author.). Brame, David (Illustrator), (artist.). Okorafor, Nnedi. On the road. (Added Author).

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  • 0 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch 741.5973 J54a 2021 (Text) 33126024864898 New YA Graphic Novels In transit -
Erlanger Branch 741.5973 J54a 2021 (Text) 33126024864906 New YA Graphic Novels Checked out 02/08/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419743559 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1419743554
  • Physical Description: 126 pages : chiefly illustrations (color) ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams ComicArts - Megascope, 2021.

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Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: African American women > Nigeria > Comic books, strips, etc.
Fate and fatalism > Comic books, strips, etc.
Magic > Comic books, strips, etc.
Africa > Comic books, strips, etc.
Nigeria > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Horror comics.
Graphic novels.

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