Nnedi Okorafor, Nigerian writer and academia, has unveiled the book cover for her upcoming book for middle-grade readers titled “Ikenga”.
The cover book for the literary work, slated to be published officially in 2020, was published on the writer’s Twitter account.
Okorafor was recent shortlisted for 2019 Nommo Awards for Speculative Fiction by Africans.
My next novel is set in present-day Nigeria (a town in Imo State). Due out August 18, 2020. Available for pre-order now.
#Africanjujuism #Ikenga pic.twitter.com/MGoqka2SfU
— Nnedi Okorafor, PhD (@Nnedi) November 27, 2019
Here is the summary of the book from Penguin Random House, the book’s publishers: