Debut author C. T. Rwizi was born in Zimbabwe, grew up in Swaziland, finished high school in Costa Rica, and got a BA in government at Dartmouth College in the United States. He currently lives in South Africa with his family, and enjoys playing video games, taking long runs, and spending way too much time lurking on Reddit. He is a self-professed lover of synthwave.
Rwizi says he based his unique science fiction and worldly tale on myths and stories he heard growing up in Swaziland...Because Rwizi combines technology, science fiction and myth, the novel is like a video game filled with action and tension...Rwizi delivers a fast-paced story with vivid images of sub-Saharan Africa, lacing Salo's epic journey with flash, violence and drama, and a love story. -Authorlink Rwizi's debut is noteworthy for its African-inspired setting. -Library Journal