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    Author: Tim Fielder
    Artist: Tim Fielder
    Published by: Amistad
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In INFINITUM, King AjA Oba and Queen Lewa are revered across the African continent for their impressive political and military skills.

Yet the future of their kingdom is in jeopardy, for the royal couple do not have an heir of their own. When the King kidnaps his son born to a concubine, Obinrin, she curses AjA with the ‘gift’ of immortality.

After enjoying long, wonderful lives both, Queen Lewa and the crown prince die naturally, leaving the ageless bereaved King AjA heartbroken and alone. Taking advantage of AjA’s vulnerability, enemy nations rise to power and kill the king - or so they think.

King AjA Oba survives the fatal attack, finally realising the bitter fruit of Obinrin’s curse. For decades, the immortal AjA wanders the world, mourning his lost subjects and searching for a new kingdom.

His journey leads him across time, allowing him to witness the trans-Atlantic slave trade, the New World, and the American Civil Rights Movement.

The expansion of global technology brings about intergalactic travel, first contact with an alien species, and conflicts within and ultimately outside the known universe. Thrust into these seminal events, AjA, now known by many as ‘John,’ faces harrowing decisions that will determine mankind’s physical and spiritual trajectory.

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Trade Paperback
Cat. No.
5002641
ISBN
9780062964083