Antoine Bandele

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ABOUT ME

ANTOINE BANDELE IS AN AMAZON BESTSELLING AUTHOR IN AFRICAN LITERATURE.

He lives in Los Angeles, CA with his girlfriend, where he produces work on YouTube for his own channel and others, such as JustKiddingFilms, Fanalysis, and more. During the summer he is a camp counselor. Whenever he has the time he’s writing his debut series: Tales from Esowon.

SINCE 1990 ...

I've been a creative kid, whether writing stories, drawing comics, or directing home movies. I remember the first time I thought I was a "published" author. My father took my brother and I to an office supply store, where we got our books (which were made out of wide-ruled notebook
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Antoine Bandele All of the stories I've written and had published to date have all been based on African mythology, folklore, and culture, from The Kishi, based on An…moreAll of the stories I've written and had published to date have all been based on African mythology, folklore, and culture, from The Kishi, based on Angola folklore, to The Gatekeeper's Staff, based on the Orisha mythology. (less)
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