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Horology of Babbling
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Price: Free! Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A trilogy of pirate tales involving the main character Scarborough! Includes all three epic adventures, Hourglass, Fiddle and Go. Presented in chronological order and one book for easy reading, join Scarborough on one adventure after the next as she sets sail with real life historical characters. Magic and witchcraft prevail in this land of legend and mythology in a tale of adventure!
What Would You Do To Find Out the Truth?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Antoine is a high school boy who has all the potential in the world. But one day he finds out that he has been lied to ever since he was born. He makes the courageous decision to travel to Africa to find his real family. Will he find what he's looking for? Follow along to find out.
Man in a Mud Hut
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Series: African Memoir, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,170. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A true-life memoir from West Africa. The culture shock experienced by a London-based government trouble-shooter when he travels to Africa only deepens when he is hit by tropical fever, mysterious forces and the ramifications of corruption at high level. His gradual coming to terms with Africa opens a window on the colour, vibrancy and richness of rural life in Africa in the 1970s.
An Old Spy Story
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Price: Free! Words: 123,510. Language: British English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Eighty six years old and recently widowed, ex international businessman and reluctant spy Ollie Thomas shows it is never too late to face up to the past. arrested at the airport on suspicion of the murder of another old man in Spain, Ollie describes why he finally decided to track down and deal with the man who had been his corrupt ‘controller’.
Con la mia valigia gialla
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Price: $8.79 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: Italian. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"Con la mia valigia gialla" è il racconto di un viaggio. Del mio primo viaggio in terra d’Africa, da sola, come volontaria in un ospedale rurale del Kenya. È il racconto dei piccoli eventi quotidiani (solo apparentemente banali) accaduti in quelle tre settimane, conditi con una manciata di riflessioni sulle diverse abitudini e sulla cultura locali...
Zoe the Zebra
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Series: World Adventurers for Kids, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
The third book in the World Adventurers for Kids Series, “Zoe the Zebra” is an illustrated picture book that teaches children about bullying. A young zebra named Zoe who lives in the African bush joins forces with her friends Emma the Impala, Barry the Baboon, and other animals to protect their friend Wally the Warthog from a pack of bullying hyenas. Can they help him and stop the bullying?
From Laptop to Mountaintop
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a tale of my trip around the world. I have seen things that I haven't seen before, and explored places that I haven't ventured. I hope that these stories will inspire those who have longed to travel and go on expeditions but couldn't to explore the uncharted land called our world.
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
Major Meerkat To The Rescue
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Mama Ostrich gets into some trouble in the savannah and none of the animals seem to be able to help her; except for Major Meerkat! Follow the adventures of Mama Ostrich and Major Meerkat as they tackle a serious crisis in the savannah! Adapted from folk tales from Southern and Eastern Africa.
The Safari Photographer: A Practical Guide For The Amateur Photographer On An African Safari Vacation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This book is written for amateur photographers planning an African safari vacation. It focuses on taking quality photographs in the challenging environment of a typical tourist safari. Practical solutions are presented for taking high quality wildlife photos with hand-held long range telephoto lenses while traveling over rough, hot, dusty roads in Land Rover vehicles shared with other tourists.