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Nnedi Okorafor

Nnedi Okorafor is the daughter of Nigerian-born (Igbo) parents. She grew up in the Chicago area, with frequent trips back to Nigeria. There she absorbed the history and mythology that infuse her works of science fiction and fantasy. She has received the Hugo, the Nebula, the World Fantasy Award, and the Locus Award for her work, and her fans include Neil Gaiman, Rick Riordan, John Green, and Ursula Le Guin. Her latest book is Ikenga. Ms. Okorafor holds a PhD in English. She lives with her daughter in the suburbs of Chicago.


Purchase Ikenga from Green Bean Books, one of our Portland-based, independent bookstore partners HERE.

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