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Return to my Native Land
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Price: Free! Words: 67,340. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a young man, I traveled in West Africa in search of my identity. I am a man of color, who was born in England. I visited West Africa in he mid-seventies before that area exploded into violence, and witnessed the displacement of its people. This story is about my encounters with real people in Africa and my personal observations of my time there.
Légendes inédites d’Afrique
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,270. Language: French. Published: May 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Speak French? Discover 40 great African tales in a wonderful universe. You will love it ! Les contes africains mélangent à l’infini histoires d’animaux et vie des hommes prédateurs ou victimes, un peu comme les anciennes fables de La Fontaine. Venez écouter les griots et sorciers d’Afrique vous narrer leurs plus belles histoires d'amour, de magie, de guerre et plus encore.
Travels in Ghana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,890. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is a travelogue of a Ghana road trip in 2009. From Accra to the painted village of Sirigu, the people, the adventures and the sights are described. There are insights and explanations of Ghanaian customs, culture, cuisine and daily life. Among the places visited are the slave castle at Elmina, the stilt village of Nzulezu, Mole National Park, Sirigu and an unexpected find at Bolgatanga.
Vultures in the Playground
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Price: Free! Words: 80,600. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Mugged fresh off a plane in Liberia, Archie Parsons is lucky to limit the damage to a scalp contusion and a stolen passport. Turns out, these weren’t ordinary thugs. They work for a powerful and shadowy industrial consortium that specializes in political assassination. Through a series of mishaps, Archie's identity becomes confused with that of their lead assassin - a man named Black.
The Blue Train To Heaven
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Series: Short Reads · Free July. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story by Harvey captures the enigmatic relationship of two brothers from Ghana. Listen in as Elijah tells his story to a Reporter who has come for a story on an elaborate burial coffin. Humor, irony, and bitterness all intermingled in this short piece. The people of Ghana are known for their elaborate coffins. Check it out on Google as you read The Blue Train to Heaven. Bonus Story
Muezzinland
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,670. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Life has changed in the mid 22nd century. The aether is a telepathic cyberspace. Biochips augment human brains. AIs, concepts, even symbols can be dangerous. Mnada is heir to the Ghanaian throne, yet something has been done to her brain that has made her insane, something to send her fleeing north across jungle and desert towards the mysterious place called Muezzinland.
Tro-tros and Potholes, West Africa: Solo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
During four months of traveling rough in West Africa, Laura Enridge thrilled friends and family back home with her vivid stories, often written in “stinky internet cafés with sticky keyboards.” Here, her unedited emails are mingled with more detailed memoirs. Together they form a wonderful collection of human stories, written straight from the heart.
Tales from Different Tails
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
In this selected work of fiction, Nana Awere Damoah gifts the world with his and our story and tells them in terms that enable us relate effectively. Set in contemporary Ghanaian society, the stories are themed on fate, romance, love and camaraderie betrayed. Very well told-stories. A compact, adrenaline-driven, easy to read work, with an added bonus: humor.
Excursions in My Mind
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Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this brilliant series of articles, supported by quotations from literary sources, the Bible and contemporary Church leaders, Nana Awere Damoah covers the broad sweep of Christian faith as practised in everyday life.
Chancing Faith
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,040. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Naaki Tabika has a burning need to prove, to herself and to others, that she’s more than wife and mother material. To do so, she’s prepared to give up everything for her job. Meeting Thane, however, makes her want to get personal. But falling for her boss could destroy her career. Will she be willing to risk it all for the one thing that can make her truly happy?