After the Rain by Nnedi Okorafor

After the Rain by Nnedi Okorafor, adapted by John Jennings & illustrated by David Brame

During a furious storm a young woman’s destiny is revealed . . . and her life is changed forever.

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.

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Trigger & Content Warnings:

  • Blood & gore depiction, including mutilation
  • Loss of limb (on-page)
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