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Naomi Alderman

Biography

Naomi Alderman

Naomi Alderman is the author of THE LIARS' GOSPEL and DISOBEDIENCE, which won the Orange Prize for New Writers, has been published in 10 languages, and is being made into a film by Rachel Weisz.

She was selected for Granta’s once-a-decade list of Best of Young British Novelists and was chosen by Margaret Atwood to be part of the Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative. She is the co-creator and lead writer of the bestselling smartphone audio adventure app, Zombies, Run! She contributes regularly to the Guardian and presents Science Stories on BBC Radio 4. She lives in London.

Naomi Alderman

Books by Naomi Alderman

by Naomi Alderman - Dystopian, Fiction, Science Fiction

In THE POWER, the world is a recognizable place. There's a rich Nigerian boy who lounges around the family pool; a foster kid whose religious parents hide their true nature; an ambitious American politician; a tough London girl from a tricky family. But then a vital new force takes root and flourishes, causing their lives to converge with devastating effect. Teenage girls now have immense physical power --- they can cause agonizing pain and even death. And, with this small twist of nature, the world drastically resets.