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The Rowan Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 145,660. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
Tales Told by the Son of Kenya
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Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Fiction book based around Kenya’s politics in which prominent members of parliament set up plants to manufacture genetically modified agricultural products and drugs for sale on the black market. Only one person was able to investigate the crime going on. During this struggle, there were many killings, betrayals, exile, bloodshed, assassination, scum, romance and one story leads to many tales
The Old Man in the Bag and Other True Stories of Good Intentions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,490. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
This collection of true short stories (with old photographs and letters) is about a young American couple who spend two years in a tiny village of grass huts helping very poor Ethiopian farmers establish a new town in the lowland jungle of Ethiopia’s Rift Valley. The stories are about how life choices are never black and white and even selfless good intentions can sometime have a serious downside.
Tricks of Trade - Memories of a Rogue Lawyer
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Series: Legal Books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The author said in his other book Mean Streets -Life in the Apartheid Police "that it is never good advice to see a lawyer for they are only good at taking your money and give long boring explanations on why you do not see tangible results for your case." It cannot be denied that hard working honest folk is scammed every day. This book is about the scams encountered by his clients in Africa.
Fearful Odds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an autobiographical account of 23 years in the British South African Police Force.
African Sketches 2nd Edition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
The extracts from the second edition contain fresh produce from the heart of this fast growing poetic calabash whose style of writing is uniquely contemporary, cross- cultural with a touch of motivation that not only speaks to your heart but engages and captivates one to continue reading
Последняя шхуна в Африку
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: Russian. Published: January 29, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Колония викингов в Гренландии ушла в небытие. Двое голландцев неопределённой сословной и расовой принадлежности отправляются расследовать обстоятельства её исчезновения. Среди рассеянных по южному побережью острова инуитов им попадается необычная скандинавская девушка и подбивает их на полный опасностей и неожиданностей океанский вояж, в котором каждый из них что-то обретает, но не обязательно име
The Zulu Wars - A Brief History
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Series: A Brief History, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 6,160. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2013 by UK Independent Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
The Anglo – Zulu wars, a clash between the might of the British Empire with the African Zulu Kingdom, began in 1879. The British forces, led by Lord Chelmsford, invaded Zululand. Many battles ensued, including a stunning Zulu victory at Isandlwana, and the near-collapse of the garrison at Rorke’s Drift. However, in the end, the British were triumphant. The Zulu would no longer be free.
Your Worst Enemy
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Series: Legal Books, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 73,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
This book is about the scandalous way defaulters are treated by their banksters (your worst enemy) once they fall on hard times and cannot pay their installments anymore. There are many legal rights which offer good protection against this abuse and this book explains them all in clear non-legalese English. Based on cases he dealt with in the past 15 years this is not fiction.
Things Unseen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,990. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Things Unseen combines sizzling romance and tense psychological drama. Elise is a beautiful woman with the perfect life. Then tragedy strikes. A series of weird occurrences make Elise doubt her sanity. Mix in the mysteries of Africa. Add a handsome foreigner, a ghost buster, and a witch doctor. A touch of laughter and a unique resolution make this book a “must read”!