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The Mermaid's Dream, internationally illustrated picture book
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Series: Sailing Books. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Cover art: Rose Macleod. The picture book got together illustrators from seventeen countries around the world who contributed artwork to accompany the story. This is a unique and beautiful tale that resolves the mermaid's age-old dilemma of where to live, on the sea or on the land.
Places to Go
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
"Places to Go" by Nalynn Dolan Caine is a travel book with 120 main destinations and many more small gems from all around the world.
Desert Drive: A zine about crossing the Sahara
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Price: Free! Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the story of a 2011/2012 road trip from Spain to Gambia, part of the Plymouth-Banjul Banger Rally. In it, I talk about all kinds of stuff: Western Sahara separatism, the Chinese mafia in Nouakchott and the slippery 'fixers' we dealt with along the way. There's also a poo story. I don't talk all that much about cars because I don't understand them, but I do talk about how I tried to learn.
Voodoo Kingdoms And Dodgy Places: Travels in Timbuktu, Burkina Faso And Other West African Lands
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Voodoo Kingdoms And Dodgy Places is intrepid traveller Tan Wee Cheng’s latest collection of travelogues. Follow him to West Africa, the land of Timbuktu, the very epitome of remoteness and lost wealth, and of the enigmatic voodoo kingdoms in Benin and Togo. He was mobbed by former child soldiers in Liberia, caught in a riot in Burkina Faso and chased after desert giraffes in a Nigérien taxi.
Tubob: Two Years in West Africa with the Peace Corps
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
TUBOB: Two Years in West Africa with the Peace Corps is a memoir of a newly married couple who discover themselves in new light as they work and learn about a different culture in a third-world country. They find strength and frustration trying to make a difference. Caught up in a military coup, they seek refuge in a house with 116 other people and wonder if their lives will ever be the same.
Die afrikanische Freundin
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: German. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Urlaub in Afrika, da sind Überraschungen vorprogrammiert, vor allen Dingen als Mann. Ein Buchhalter entschließt sich kurzfristig zu einem Last-Minute-Urlaub. Doch ihn erwarten nicht nur Sand, Sonne und Meer. Schon bald lernt er die andere, exotische Seite von Afrika kennen. Eine Liebesgeschichte – denn die Liebe kommt immer dann, wenn man es am wenigsten erwartet…
Coco Cooks Gambia
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Series: Coco Cooks Africa - Cookbooks, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013 by Wingback Books. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » African
Coco originates from Mombasa and has spent years travelling around Africa taking in the cultures of a vibrant continent. In her series of books 'Coco Cooks Africa' she revisits some of her favourite places and cooks some of the best meals she has tasted. Coco Cooks Gambia recipes are full of African spice and flavour a fusion of herbs and spices that are truly unique to West African Cuisine.