Questions tagged [nnedi-okorafor]

Questions about the works of the Nigerian-American writer Nnedi Okorafor (born 1974), who has published both fantasy and science fiction. Her works include the science fantasy novel 'Who Fears Death' (2010), the young adult fantasy novel 'Zahrah the Windseeker' (2005) and the fantasy novel 'Akata Witch' (2011).

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What is Loppa hair?

In Nnendi's story Winds of Harmattan, Usooko is described as having 'Loppa' hair. When I listened on LeVar Burton Reads, I couldn't tell if this was something regular I hadn't heard of, or part of the ...
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How is Remote Control connected to Ginen?

According to this answer to a previous question, the novella Remote Control is connected to Zarah the Windseeker and other books by Nnedi Okorafor that touch on the world of Ginen. However, having ...
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What are the connections between Okorafor's works?

Some of Nnedi Okorafor's books are set in the same continuity. But I am not sure which ones are, or if they all are. The Book of Phoenix is clearly a prequel to Who Fears Death. Zahrah the ...
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What is the explanation of the ending of "From the Lost Diary of TreeFrog7"?

I don't understand what the protagonist realised to I feel like there is something implied that I'm missing that follows from the but I can't seem to figure out what exactly I'm missing to ...
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