shadow

Reader recommendation: Who Fears Death

Monitor readers share their favorite book picks.

Nnedi Okorafor sets her novel Who Fears Death in a future, post-technology Africa. Part adventure, part science fiction, part magical fantasy, this tale of an outcast young woman’s coming of age is imaginative with complex characters and a compelling story that sustain the reader even in dark scenes involving ethnic hatred and violence.

of 5 stories this month > Get unlimited stories
You've read 5 of 5 free stories

Only $1 for your first month.

Get unlimited Monitor journalism.