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Once Upon a White Man - a memoir of War and Peace in Africa
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
From the terrors of Rhodesia’s 1970’s bush war, to the final disintegration of Zimbabwe under Robert Mugabe, this is a traumatic account of a conflicted young man who experiences his life and homeland being torn asunder. Honest, revealing and deeply emotional. Offers intriguing insights into the dilemma faced by patriotic white Africans trapped in the march of politics and history
A Friend Made Me Remember
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,200. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poems from the heart, mind and soul of Paul Bennett that will climb into your heart and grip your being. His words will lyrically touch each of your senses and passionately stroke your soul. He reveals strong feelings for family, children, his pride as a black man, respect for black women and compassion for people. He expresses unique racial empathy and political insight, not politically correct.
The Adventures of J.K Sampson - The Blackmailer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2010 by MHT Publishing Co. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
The book features the exciting cases of J.K.Sampson – a fictional trial lawyer who specializes in murder cases. Working out of Lagos Nigeria, Sampson uses remarkable investigative skills and mastery of courtroom advocacy to solve murder mysteries.
Heart Of Diamonds: a novel of scandal, love, and death in the Congo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,840. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Corruption at the highest levels, greed in the church and brutality among warring factions make the Congo a very dangerous place for television journalist Valerie Grey. Amid the bloody violence of that country's civil war, Grey uncovers a diamond-smuggling scheme that reaches from the heart of Africa to the White House by way of a famous American televangelist. Her goal: reveal it to the world.
African National Congress: A Documentary History of the Struggle Against Apartheid in South Africa
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
A collection of historical documents from the African National Congress. The ANC, led by Nelson Mandela, Walter Sisulu, and Oliver Tambo, was, in partnership with the South African Communist Party and the Congress of South African Trade Unions, the core of the movement against the white supremacist Apartheid regime in South Africa.
By Sheer Pluck
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In 1873, orphaned at 15 and penniless, Frank Hargate, too proud to accept help from others, determines to make his own way in life and joins an explorer's expedition to darkest West Africa. Among new friends, he struggles against staggering odds to survive hostile nature, cannibals, disease and the bloody Ashanti war. From the horrors, a man aspiring to help others toward a better life is forged.
Légendes inédites d’Afrique
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,270. Language: French. Published: May 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Speak French? Discover 40 great African tales in a wonderful universe. You will love it ! Les contes africains mélangent à l’infini histoires d’animaux et vie des hommes prédateurs ou victimes, un peu comme les anciennes fables de La Fontaine. Venez écouter les griots et sorciers d’Afrique vous narrer leurs plus belles histoires d'amour, de magie, de guerre et plus encore.
Perles et Pensées
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: French. Published: May 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » French Poetry
Speak French? This is your book: 76 original poetries, (some are award-winners). You will be very surprised and inspired! La poésie prend des formes, saveurs et couleurs originales pour vous surprendre et surtout vous inspirer. Une décennie d’écriture lors de laquelle chaque poème est venu comme un cadeau des muses. Découvrez un auteur remarquable aux mots tissés de perles.
In the Valley stories
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You set the price! Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These short stories will take you away, down into the valley and up again to soar over the mountains. Most are set in Africa, in the ancient bush, with people interacting with the animals, the birds and the spirits.
The African Sun: Collected Poems
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Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010 by Imprimata Publishers. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
‘The African Sun’ is an eclectic collection of poems linked by one common element, the author’s abiding love for Africa. He rejoices in adventures with elephants, leopards, lemurs, snakes and elusive birds, protests at the precipitous decline in the quality of life in his former homeland of Zimbabwe (whilst taking some comfort from the enduring tradition of ubuntu).