Why the book ‘Black Leopard, Red Wolf’ is similar to ‘Game of Thrones’

Author Marlon James. Photo by Christopher Ho/KCRW

We look at Marlon James’ book “Black Leopard, Red Wolf.” People are calling it the African version of “Game of Thrones.” The new fantasy novel is steeped in myth, African folklore, and sex. Actor Michael B. Jordan has also picked up the rights to turn the book into a movie.