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The African Sun: Collected Poems
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Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010 by Imprimata Publishers. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
‘The African Sun’ is an eclectic collection of poems linked by one common element, the author’s abiding love for Africa. He rejoices in adventures with elephants, leopards, lemurs, snakes and elusive birds, protests at the precipitous decline in the quality of life in his former homeland of Zimbabwe (whilst taking some comfort from the enduring tradition of ubuntu).
365 African Proverbs
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Proverbs are the palm oil with which words are eaten - These are the golden words of the great African writer Chinua Achebe (Author – Things fall Apart). Now you can enjoy the richness in African ancient wisdom. With the satisfaction of the readers in mind, 365 proverbs of the finest African Proverbs were carefully selected for the maximum reading pleasure of everyone.365 Rich Proverbs.
Coup `66
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
This book was written solely from the outcome of a melancholic temperament. Everyone in this world experiences changes in moods or states of condition, but melancholic people tends to be creative on any type of mood they're in, be it a happy or a sad mood. This is just a creativity born out of a sad mood and it has the ability of invading the reader’s thoughts with sadness, pity and poignancy.
A Nonentity With Identity
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Series: Universoul, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
The Anthology of the Sacred Rose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general
The anthology comprises seven distinct poems all unique with their own message extrapolated from history, society and cultural norms. They also share a common literary style which is rich in metaphor, allegory and some elements of humor to captivate the mind of the reader. The poems unlike many other poignant and abstract ones are simple and enjoyable, which makes it easy to read.
Inspiring Words for Ambitious Hearts
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Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
INSPIRING WORDS FOR AMBITIOUS HEARTS is a collection of poems and prose poems that readily spark hope and motivation in the minds of its readers. From lines elucidating the meanings of self-discovery, holidays & friendship to deliberate lines oozing insights on wisdom, school days and revealing religious experiences, the chapbook features the kind of poetry that instructs the youth, edifies young
Echo At The Meridian
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You set the price! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Echo at the Meridian is a collection of mellow and humorous poems and verses. It covers a wide variety of both contemporary and timeless themes like love, resilient human willpower, the insidious scepter of materialism on human freedom, African-gourd politics, as well as petty domestic intrigues. It is distinctive for its clarity, originality and profound imagery. All in all, Echo at the meridian
Masks & Madmen: A Return to the Path of Thunder
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
The Madman has always been believed to have direct influence of the gods exposing him to homiletic sane truths... The mask allows the wearer to look at issues from a 'faceless' unaffected perspective to deliver candour in such ways that he feels less compelled to distort facts. This book attempt to, through poetry, make this nexus and explore life from a brutishly honest perspective
101 Short Love Poems (Revised Edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
101 Short Love Poems is a collection of poems using life & nature metaphorically to describe a special friend or women. The poems are meant to put love in the air and to spark reminiscent moments about past loves. The book was inspired by the writer's friendship with women & each poem was written to express feelings of love & can be used by readers to communicate their feeling to their loved ones.
Hope For The "Basket Case" Continent!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In some development circles, Africa is seen as a "basket case continent" and the poems in this book simply say, yes! Africa has problems, but there is also hope. There is a lot that can be learned from developed nations but there is also inner-strength to be drawn from within. This writer paints pictures of problems facing this generation of Africans today and shares the hope he has for Africa.