Books tagged: africa

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 568 results (Try using more keywords)

The Okapi Promise
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by IFWGPublishingAustralia. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
A cure for rabies is discovered in the heart of Africa. Two unknown adversaries join a small tour group to gain the serum. One wants to use the cure for the good of all mankind; the other for personal glory and profit.
A Is For Africa
By
Price: Free! Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
If you don't know your Aye-Ayes from your Ostriches; Kony from Mobutu; Somali pirates from Zulu warriors,then this is the book for you. A is for Africa the ultimate A to Z guide to the world's most captivating continent. A is for Africa offers all that is the weird, wonderful, and fascinating about the landmass best known for being shaped like the head of a T-Rex
The White Elephant Kneels
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,590. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Veterinarian Lillian Drake is the only person who can save our souls from certain death, but first she must confront the truth hidden inside Africa’s mysterious voodoo culture.
Assault on Alpha Base
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,020. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Alpha Base. It’s the home of America’s nuclear stockpile, over 5,000 warheads protected by a formidable high-tech security system deep in the salt flats of Nevada. If Alpha Base is ever penetrated, no one on earth will be safe….
Luna Waning: Book 2 of the Luna Cycle
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,270. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
It's a new school year at the Evergreen State College. Celeste Nix hopes that means a return to normalcy. But things with a Luna never are. Haruki is holding something back from her. Their relationship stands on shaky ground. That's before a new professor with too many questions and a beautiful foreign girl show up to test our heroes resolve.
How to Catch an African Chicken ~ A Canadian Woman’s Outrageous but True Story of Marriage Fraud
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A dancer named Lainie traveled to West Africa and fell in love with a drummer named Keza. After several trips, they got married. Lainie then sponsored him to come to Canada. Soon after Keza arrived, he disappeared. If he collected welfare, Lainie would be responsible for reimbursing the government. She went public with her story and sparked a movement that helped to change an entire system
Tanzania Yuko Tembo Sebuleni
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: Swahili. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
The conversation in Tanzania is focused elsewhere, ignoring the elephant in the room. Swahili book. [In Swahili: Mjadala Tanzania umeelekezwa kwingine, japo tembo yuko sebuleni. Kimeandikwa kwa Kiswahili. ]
The Black Hand of God
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
As a man floats down the Kongo river in the 18th century, his confused thoughts unfold to tell a story of greed, deception, and murder. Based on the real life story of Dona Beatriz Kimpa Vita. Since so many slaves came to America from this region, her story is crucial to understanding early African-American Christianity.
A Seed
By
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Who can express their own feelings about love, death, hope, despair, all the big questions? Can a man imagine the deepest feelings of a woman? A young person those of an old person? These new poets from Mozambique are trying to do this, in a language which is not their mother tongue.
Old Stories
By
Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Is the Rabbit really cleverer than the Monkey? What is the moral of the story? Like other parts of the world, Mozambique has a rich oral literature of animal fables. Grandmothers still tell them to children, and the children respond in a chorus with the magical word "Karingana!"