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Synthetic Food Production: Solving Global Hunger
Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / Crop Science
This short technical paper presents a concept with the potential to solve the global hunger problem. A Synthetic Food Production facility is described which can provide daily food supplies for thousands of people at extremely low cost. Using the representative example, and 5 to 10 people operating the facility, it is possible to provide up to 10,000 ears (about 200 bushels) of corn per day.
My Mother's Cooking Pot
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 16,620. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
A beautiful compilation of short stories, short plays, poems, and letters that will certainly appeal to your literary senses. It is a completely enjoyable book that has a lot of lessons to teach.
Discourses on the first to fifth decade of Charles Lawson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,880. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Charles rose from a private soldier to Supreme Leader. Now he must face the challenge of choosing a queen between his seemingly timid first love Louise and his adventurous associate Melissa. Surrounded by demons and avaricious ministers, Charles must tame all to keep his throne and expand his legacy.
The Tin Boat
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,620. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
The central character of The Tin Boat is a boatload of children, a teenage boy and girl and three younger boys, on Lake Baringo in Kenya in 1982. They become very friendly with members of the Njemps tribe, and these friendships become important to them when they are caught up in the violence of coup attempt against the President. These events draw them into a thrilling and frightening adventure.
GATEKEEPER, Is this the Nation's Last Election?
Series: Fellowship of the Mystery trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,110. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Wild Flower Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
Readers will need to remind themselves that GATEKEEPER was published years before the events of 9/11 or the current political and economic crises. As GATEKEEPER opens, America teeters on the brink of chaos. Polarization continues while an increasingly angry populace lives on the edge of poverty and secret power struggles threaten to spill over into violence on an unprecedented scale.
The River, the Rock and the Redeemed
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 49,630. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
This book takes you to the African river; the great Luapula. The rock gives people shade from the hot sun. The Redeemed are those who responded to the Gospel.
Burn (Story of CI #3)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,930. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Fire haunts Alejo after his assignment in Al-Qaeda-surrounded Timbuktu goes horrifically wrong. Wara never thought she'd see her ex-boyfriend Lazaro again, until he shows up burned beyond recognition and with no memory. Why was he sent to kill her? How far will Lazaro go to remember who he is, and will he take Wara down with him?
Somali Story Book
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies
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The Somali Story Book is a collection of tales from the African Horn. Illustrated with vibrant pictures; the story book tells the tales from the Somali community in the words of the Somali community. As a part of Black History Month Celebrations for 2014, the Somali Story Book brings history alive and introduces Somali stories to children
Belonging in Africa - An Autobiographical Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,900. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sara finds love with her perfect man, dismissing the fact that he is black and she is white. After all, these are the liberated 1970s, life in newly independent Kenya is wild and wonderful, and young love conquers all. Sam and Sara embrace a future they know will fulfill their dreams. But before long they discover that the world is a complicated place, and horror lurks where it is least expected.
Silent Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,520. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Aiden Winters wants his own pieces, souls of animals that he can bind to his own to complete it. However when the day of bells comes and he has the chance he finds that he's more to deal with than his teamates and gathering his pieces. A theif that hijacked the jump ritual and a offshoot group that wants to end his life, tend to complicate things.