Yaa Gyasi Returns With ‘Transcendent Kingdom’! Plot, Release Date, Pre-Booking and Everything You Want To Know About The Author And His Book!


After making such a spectacular debut with her national bestseller, Homegoing, author Yaa Gyasi is set to make her return to the bibliophilic world. Her newest entry is Transcendent Kingdom. Readers are desperately waiting for the release of this amazing book. I mean, who doesn’t want like a national bestselling author? So, let’s hop on to this article to know more about Its author, plot, release date, and many more.

Transcendent Kingdom Plot: What Can We Expect From It?

Our protagonist, Gifty, is a sixth-year Ph.D. student in neuroscience at the Stanford University School of Medicine. She is keenly interested in studying the neural circuits of depression and addiction. Nana was her brother and a gifted athlete. He suffered from an ankle injury, which forced him to hook on OxyContin. As a result, he lost his life from this “hillbilly heroin.” Her mother is constantly haunted by suicidal thoughts. We will see her struggling with her childhood faith as she goes deeper into the mystery of her family’s loss.

About The Author

Homegoing fame, Yaa Ghasi, is a Ghanian-American novelist. She was born in Mampong, Ghana. Her father, Kwaku Gyasi, is a professor of French at the University of Alabama, and her mother, Sophie, is a nurse. In 1991, her family shifted to the United States. Her debut novel bagged her John Leonard Award and PEN/Hemmingway Award, “5 under 35” honors, and the American Book Award.

When Will It Come Out?

Transcendent Kingdom is expected to release on September 8, 2020. Although we can’t say it for sure due to the ill effects of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the chances of its release date getting delayed are high, but we hope that doesn’t come true.

Can We Pre-Book It?

The answer to the above question is yes! You can definitely pre-book Transcendent Kingdom just like other bibliophiles. You can visit Amazon and Google Play Books for pre-booking this much-awaited novel. It will be available on Google Play Books on October 22, 2020.