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The Meaning of Life
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You set the price! Words: 34,210. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
A collection of short stories and poems of romance, travel and adventure. For all readers who love language, words and expression, this collection is dedicated to you and the passionate stories that are now germinating in your hearts. May my humble stories act as a catalyst for your exuberant creations.
Return to my Native Land
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You set the price! 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.
The Way To... Timbuktu
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,320. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Is Timbuktu a real place? Why would anyone want to go there? In December of 2008, Pat Ryan sets out on a journey across North Africa. He's traveling alone, he doesn't speak the local languages and he has a very limited money supply. Read this story of his epic adventure and you will certainly be entertained... And you might even be inspired...
Homo intellectus
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Series: The Orbiane Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,130. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It's 2029, an asteroid heads for an impact in the Sahara desert following a mysterious change in orbit. Far from being the catastrophic event that had been predicted, an ancient secret is exposed that will re-write the history of mankind.
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.
Emily Taylor - Abducted
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Series: Emily Taylor, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 31,380. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Emily Taylor is on holiday in Spain when she's abducted from a remote beach. After a harrowing ordeal in a sack, she finds herself on a camel train crossing the Sahara. She vows to escape and find her way back to Sheffield to eat fish and chips in the rain before anything nasty happens or she's sold to slavery... Book 1 in a series of 4. Suitable for readers 12 years to adult
Timbuktu-Book 4 of the Summer Sister Series
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Series: The Summers Sisters Series, 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,070. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
KINSEY JACKSON had finally agreed to go home after a long sabbatical in paradise. She thought she had lost her mind. In her heart, she felt unclean…damaged…from the nightmare that Adam and Derek Myers had put her through. The Summers clan (her maiden name) were survivors and although she was still frightened of crowds and most men terrified her, she had to try to go home and get back to her life.
The Unlikely Missionary
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,510. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Sorority girl finds God and answers call to mission field in Africa. Katherine leaves behind a stunned family and fiancé to enter the dynamic world of expatriates. Bush living is tough, but the real challenge is accepting God's forgiveness...and breaking off her engagement.