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Meet the Giraffe: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
The giraffe is the tallest animal alive today. A male giraffe can be taller than a two-story house! Giraffes look a bit like a horse with a very long neck and long legs. Their front legs are longer than their back legs. That is why their back slopes down toward their rump. This shorter version of "Giraffes: Long-Necked Wonders" is for early readers. Ages 5-8.
The Spear
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Kanu Ashanti wanted to never return to his homeland. But a deal is a deal. When he returns to his African homeland, he finds a burnt out wasteland. His family is dead, his friends are lost and his entire country is in danger. A strange woman appears and Kanu finds his destiny changed forever, all because of a simple sagai, a strange spear unlike any ever seen.
How The Leopards Lost Their Stripes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A 'Factional' (based on fact and fictiion) story about the cats of Africa and how the Leopards lost their stripes Suitable for children from 3years and upwards.
Igboland
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
A NEW LIFE THOUSANDS OF MILES FROM HOME Lydia and Clem Davie arrive in an Igbo village in Nigeria in July 1967 just as civil war breaks out, but Lydia has trouble adjusting to life in West Africa: a place so unfamiliar and far away from everything she truly understands.
The Blasphemous Manuscript of Timbuktu
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
An unscrupulous veteran freelance American war correspondent arrives in Mali to cover the fanatic spree of the Islamists willing to impose their sharia law. Someone will offer him an ancient manuscript with an explosive content. He will realize though that he is there neither for the war nor for the scoop.
On Safari in Etosha National Park, Namibia
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Series: My Color Friends, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Lions, Zebras and Giraffes, Oh My! Join us on safari as Jerry the Giraffe introduces you to his many friends at Etosha National Park in Namibia, Africa. You will meet zebras, elephants, kudus, gemsboks and more in 34 real pictures taken at Etosha National Park by the author. This family fun adventure welcomes the young and old alike!
Blood Contract
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,730. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014 by IFWGPublishingAustralia. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Blood Contract is not just an adventure set in the dangerous swamps of the Niger Delta, it is also the story of a man who is imperfect and must finally find some reconciliation with his past. Most of all, Biola Olatunde provides the reader with a vivid social commentary of the lives and challenges of those who live in this most neglected of corners of the earth.
Von verlorenen Orten - Fünf verhängnisvolle Kurzgeschichten
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: German. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Fünf verhängnisvolle Kurzgeschichten über verlorene Orte und Menschen
There's Fungus on the Mushrooms - or if something can go wrong it will...
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,070. Language: British English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
There’s Fungus on the Mushrooms – or, if something can go wrong it will! This is the biography of a man who spent almost his entire working life in sub-Saharan Africa and South and East Asia.
Nightmare Along the River Nile: A Story of Twentieth Century Slavery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,900. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
When Edgar is on his way home to his mother after finishing high school exams, his bus is stopped by the rebels of the Lord’s Resistance Army. Along with other passengers, most of whom are students, Edgar is abducted. Things take a turn for the worse when, instead of being forced to become a soldier, he is sold into slavery. His friends find out and embark on a difficult mission to rescue him.