Mozambican Writers

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Estórias Antigas
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Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Será que o Coelho é mesmo mais esparto que o macaco? Qual é a moral da estória? Como noutras partes do mundo, Moçambique tem uma rica literatura oral de contos sobre animais. As avós ainda contam as crianças, e elas respondem em coro com a palavra mágica “Karingana!”
Old Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Is the Rabbit really cleverer than the Monkey? What is the moral of the story? Like other parts of the world, Mozambique has a rich oral literature of animal fables. Grandmothers still tell them to children, and the children respond in a chorus with the magical word "Karingana!"
A Seed
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Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Who can express their own feelings about love, death, hope, despair, all the big questions? Can a man imagine the deepest feelings of a woman? A young person those of an old person? These new poets from Mozambique are trying to do this, in a language which is not their mother tongue.
True Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
For the first time in English, new writers from Mozambique describe what love and relationships can be like in their culture. What happens to Makalanjombo, whose name means "unlucky in love"?

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