The first volume of a promised trilogy, a fabulist reimagining of Africa, with inevitable echoes of Tolkien, George R.R. Martin and Black Panther, but highly original, its language surging with power, its imagination all-encompassing. . . . Marlon is a writer who must be read.
–Salman Rushdie, TIME on Part I of the Dark Star Trilogy, Black Leopard, Red Wolf
Part 2 of The Dark Star Trilogy, Moon, Witch, Spider King has an expected publication date of February 2022.