Pre-release day post, and some answers to oft-asked questions about David Mogo.
As of today, I am now represented by Eddie Schneider of the JABberwocky Literary Agency.
From Monday July 8, 2019 until Friday July 26th, 2019, I’ll be visiting your favourite book blogs on an book tour for David Mogo, Godhunter!
In which I chat with Tony Colella and Kend Mullison on The Imaginaries Podcast Episode 78: Suyi Davies Okungbowa on the Socioeconomics of the Postapocalypse. Show Notes What are the socioeconomics of the postapocalypse? Suyi Okungbowa has a book coming out this summer that defies Western genre expectations of godpocalypse and urban fantasy and dystopic […]
It’s finally here! David Mogo: Godhunter, my godpunk fantasy novel from Abaddon Books (Rebellion Publishing) is due out July 2019! The official announcement was released today over at The Fantasy Hive. Here’s that smashing cover art by Yoshi Yoshitani. Excerpts from the reveal: Okungbowa’s David Mogo brings Nigerian Orisha mythology to life with skill and humour, creating a reluctant hero you cannot help […]
I can’t be the only one who lets out a long, exasperated sigh when I see an exciting new crime novel by an African author on the bookshelves at a physical or online store, quickly rush to read the description, and realise it’s set in… Lagos. Johannesburg. Nairobi. Accra. Abuja. Harare. Cape Town. Kigali. Dakar. […]
Good news: I’m now henceforth open to new freelance work! If you know anyone looking to hire for any of these services listed below, send them my way! LinkedIn | Twitter | Facebook | Instagram 1. Ghostwriting I ghostwrite stories, pieces and (e)books under 45,000 words, with or without a byline. I especially write fiction (science […]
It’s about that time of the year, innit? When the holiday bells come out jingling, everyone’s holding hands, and the bargain hound in us all is unleashed, as we go sniffing about and muttering, “Deals, deals, deals.” (Even in our sleep!) However, it’s also time for Best Ofs and Award Nomination Season for science fiction and fantasy books […]
So, things have gone haywire since I returned from Milford. By haywire, I mean lotsa stuff’s been happening, even though I barely talk about it. Jeremy Szal over at Starship Sofa finally got “Places” an audio reprint available for free listening. I answered Afoma Umesi’s 21 Questions about books, reading, Dead White Men™ and diversity over […]
So, Issue #8 of Omenana just launched (alongside a great new website, which is absolutely lit), and I have a new story in it. “Of Tarts and new Beginnings” asks questions about what we do with the gains of losing something or someone. It follows a woman who is involved in a car accident where she loses her husband […]