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Crossfire: Driftwood by Niki Savage
Series: The Driftwood Trilogy. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,320. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Driftwood is the first book in the Driftwood Trilogy, and is closely related to the Crossfire Trilogy. Dr Nancy Kendall went to Mozambique to forget her troubles. Instead she ends up saving the life of an unconscious and badly injured man who had washed out on the beach during the night. A man who carried no identification, but whose clothes and equipment suggested a deadly occupation.
Naked by judith falloon-reid
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
A short story dedicated to the author's mother, who is here in body but not in mind. And to all those lives that have been changed by a family member living with Alzheimer’s or dementia.The story recounts a Mother's Day visit with her mother. The title represents the state of dementia patients. With so little memory left and dwindling abilities to care for themselves, they may as well be naked.
Dysfunctional (the root of betrayal) by Tameka Oliver-Hicks
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
What does one do when all odds are stacked against you from the moment of conception? In Tamara Brown's case, the answer was simple enough; she would have to make her own way. Being raised by her grandmother and never getting a chance to meet her dad, Dysfunctional tells the story of Tamara's early childhood years as she struggles to overcome the void left by her parents' abandonment.
The World Stood Still For Him by Sa’id Ahmad
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
General Bingo Maipata was invincible … or so he thought. He conquered everyone except one unknown person. But the person was not a treat as far as he was concerned. He had conquered the President, the cult leader, the Senate President… everyone! So he began to scheme.
Skemer oor Aasvoëlkop by Makkie de Beer
Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 67,840. Language: Afrikaans. Published: May 3, 2012 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Martie Linde het 'n ongewone kinderlewe gehad en uiteindelik saam met haar oupa op 'n plaas in die Waterberge groot geword. Haar “normale lewe” in die stad word onderbreek deur 'n onverwagse oproep van die plaas af. Haar oupa se buurman begin iets wat so byna haar lewe kos. Nie eers in haar wildste drome sou sy kon raai wat in die volgende paar dae met haar gaan gebeur nie.
Next Door by Mario Lattimore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,280. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Tameka's world turns upside down when she is sent to prison unexpectedly and her newborn twin babies are stripped away from her. Once released she sets out to find them. Unable to make contact with one of her boys she tries to build a relationship with the one she could find while still searching for the other, until he moves in next door but she does'nt know it's him because their not identical.
Burning Wind by Precious Reuben
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,460. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Burning wind is a powerful story about forgiveness, anger, and sorrow. This story is set in fictional locations in Nigeria, US, and UK. This story will take you to and from different stages of life of a young woman called Brenda, whose beginning to the end draws back to her past. Burning Wind is a different type of story with a completely different beginning and ending.
Between Dream and Reality by Sa’id Ahmad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What a way with life! Most at times we dream and imagine things. We believe ourselves to be heroes but only in our imaginations. Our success or failure really depends on our true positions in nature and understanding. What is your philosophy? Are you a criminal who could slay the throat of his own mother brutally; or are you the type who would go to church and sin immediately he stepped out?
Poacher by Leon Mare
Series: Sam Jenkins Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African(4.95 from 19 reviews)
This novel was originally published as ‘Dying is not Easy’, which has become a collector’s item. Online sellers are now offering used paperback copies of this book for up to $ 1680.
The Games of Power by Sa’id Ahmad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
This book reveals how the corrupt leaders in Africa get their powers and sovereignty through the use of black magic. It also reveals that no power competes with God’s, especially when an honest and devoted servant was in the midst of enemies who have oppressed, abused and raided a formerly prosperous nation, Forwani…
At Only Thirteen by John Eldard Kato
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 38,480. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Adventure » General
She is only thirteen when fate befalls this young girl. Orphaned she has to leave behind a tearful young sister to find work. What she finds in the real world is cruelty and starvation with help far and few between. After two years she finally finds herself at a clinic where she discovers hope.
The Absolutely Boring Life of Mya by Dora Okeyo
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(3.00 from 1 review)
Mya's special, sweet, and bored out of her mind with what happens in her life-that's before David, Clive and Wayne all show up-and she realizes that love though beautiful is complicated and all she does is run...
Ethan And Richard by Dora Okeyo
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Richard walked out on his son, Ethan, eighteen years ago-and now he's back. He has a month to live after battling Lung Cancer, and he wants to set things right, he wants Ethan's forgiveness. Ethan does not want anything to do with him.But Richard is persistent...will he win?
Tales from Different Tails by Nana Awere Damoah
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
In this selected work of fiction, Nana Awere Damoah gifts the world with his and our story and tells them in terms that enable us relate effectively. Set in contemporary Ghanaian society, the stories are themed on fate, romance, love and camaraderie betrayed. Very well told-stories. A compact, adrenaline-driven, easy to read work, with an added bonus: humor.
A Reason to Live by charles langat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
A Reason to LIVE is a story about a day in the life of Fred, a suicide counselor and the effort he makes to prevent individuals from committing suicide. Fred, is himself a suicide survivor and having been rescued from ending his life, has now devoted his life to helping other facing depressing moments. The book will be a source of encoragement to those who feel they need to 'end it all'
Sold into Slavery: The Story of Adaku, A Black Slave Woman Part I by Mary Devey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,590. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The Story of Adaku discusses African slavery during the colonial times and highlights one young Igbo woman's plight as she journeys towards a world that means nothing to her.
Sweet Innocence by Krystol
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,750. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Krystol, a native of Delaware has always enjoyed writing. Her duet novel Through Her Eyes was the jump start of more to come. Krystol is currently writing her third novel called Eye Need You that will be coming in 2012.
Aaren by Sienna Mynx
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 94,090. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Every small town has its secrets. The people of Penns Point, Kentucky, are no different. They've always protected their own. Aaren Robinson hadn't exactly run away—thrown out was more like it, when she was barely eighteen.
Diamonds In the Dust by Shirley Mowat Tucker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,190. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by apgroup. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Christian » General
Straight out of South Africa comes the poignant tale of Ida Morgan: her husband murdered, abandoned by God, and alone in the world. Ida’s road to healing and wholeness is paved by diamonds in the dust. Author Shirley Mowat Tucker is a native South African who leads the reader into her country's secret places... places where there are still wicked men doing wicked things...