S. E. Nelson

Biography

Nelson is an award-winning author who writes African action-adventure stories on topics like: friendship, war, espionage, colonialism, corruption and human-trafficking. Nelson's first novel "Nightmare Along the River Nile" is set in Uganda and Sudan. It is about a student who was abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) and sold into slavery. The story was inspired by actual events that happened to many young people in Northern Uganda in the 1990s.

Nelson's second novel "The Helpers" is an action-packed international tale of espionage and corruption, which is set in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Europe and United States. Although the story is fictitious, much of its background was inspired by historical events that happened during colonial times. The sequel to "The Helpers" will be out in 2015.

Nelson has lived and worked in Africa, Europe and United States and is an advocate of peace, child education and anti-slavery. If you wish to join the human rights discussions on Facebook, you can go to "SEN for Human Rights" or on Twitter @SENHumanRights. Nelson can be reached by email through the website below, or on Twitter @SENsBooks.

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Books

Nightmare Along the River Nile: A Story of Twentieth Century Slavery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,900. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
When Edgar is on his way home to his mother after finishing high school exams, his bus is stopped by the rebels of the Lord’s Resistance Army. Along with other passengers, most of whom are students, Edgar is abducted. Things take a turn for the worse when, instead of being forced to become a soldier, he is sold into slavery. His friends find out and embark on a difficult mission to rescue him.
The Helpers: An International Tale of Espionage and Corruption
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 170,170. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
American Journalist Jenny Osborne finds herself on the run, caught in a web of intrigue and assassinations when she obtains shocking information about a deadly underground organization in the Congo. They will stop at nothing to silence her. Her only hope is Lance Lemmand, a veteran French Intelligence Officer in Congo, and his handsome sidekick Pierre-Jean Philippe. But can reach find her in time?

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