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The Afrikaans
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 102,610. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Intimate in scale, but grandly outfitted, the luxury cruise liner 'The Afrikaans' hosts no more than 208 pampered guests, among them; former FBI contract agent Thomas Prescott. When the ship is overtaken by African pirates who are demanding the U.S. send AIDS relief to a small Zulu village in South Africa, it is up to Prescott to keep the 400 hostages alive.
Murder is Just the Warning
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,270. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by john Halsted. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Murder in a park and a mob boss’ daughter is kidnapped. This is just a warning putting pressure on a jailed mobster to stop him grassing. An arrest is made and lively courtroom drama ensues. The lawyer and his PI try find the missing child. Action on South Africa’s Highveld and clashes with Zimbabwean poachers reaching a terrifying climax with an enraged Hippo in the remote Limpopo river.
The Devil in The Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,580. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Danny Blake, an American security advisor for the African mining industry, is following a fraud suspect to Nairobi when their aircraft is hijacked. Following an on-board gun battle, the plane crashes into a remote jungle, hundreds of miles off course. While the survivors struggle against the elements, more sinister groups are out for blood.
Matika and the River Lion
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Price: Free! Words: 93,290. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Matika, a young daughter of an affluent and prominent military general, is abandoned by her mother and separated from her siblings during the Lords Liberation Army’s raid. She escapes into the menacing jungles under the pursuit of a crazed colonel, who becomes obsessed with her emerging womanly beauty. Will Matika rise above the shadows of obsession, conspiracy, and bloodshed…
Where the Road Leads
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
One woman's journey through love, loss and family drama in three countries.
Health-Care For All: History of a ‘Third-World’ Dilemma
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Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The author argues that a balanced viewpoint between curative and preventive medicine was both essential and the only way forward in both developing and developed countries. That is a simple ‘message’ and the underlying theme in this book.
Order and Dispute: An Introduction to Legal Anthropology
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,620. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Classic resource in the modern study of legal anthropology, this acclaimed book is now available in an updated, expanded Second Edition. There are many societies that survive in a remarkably orderly fashion without the aid of judges, courts and police. Roberts contends that legal theory has become too closely identified with our own arrangements to be of use in understanding other legal systems.
Double Rainbow at Full Moon: Surviving the collapse of Zimbabwe
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,380. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Bodie and Clyde return to Zimbabwe in 2007, but the good times have departed. The country has the highest inflation in the world; people resort to suitcases and wheelbarrows, just to carry the money. Isolated from the rest of the world, they experience shortages of food, water and electricity, with endless line-ups for gas if any is available. The banking system is collapsing...
Elephant Cross Stitch Pattern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by L H. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Elephant Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 6.5" X 5" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Bewaji's Ankara Adventures: A Novella (The Aso-Ebi Chronicles, Part 1)
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Series: The Aso-Ebi Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bewaji is a 24-year old woman who is hired to investigate a strange case involving an American woman romantically involved with a man living in Nigeria. The presumption is that the woman is a victim of one of the popular "romance scams." Will her suspicions be proven right?