@1Rebone

Biography

I am a novelist, poet, short story writer and an investigative journalist. I have written a number of books and winning short stories. My books are available in paperback on www.amazon.com. For more information visit my website: www.rebone.yolasite.com. I love poetry and I have a blog called Decolonising Poetry - where you can encounter a kind of poetry never before written. Visit Decolonising Poetry here: http://1rebone.wordpress.com/

I love news. I am the founder and editor of a daily online newspaper I call What To Know http://paper.li/f-1387818040. Vist the paper and subscribe for free.

In addition to my writing career, I am a trained chemist.I run a chemicals business called Rebochem. Rebochem supplies laboratory chemicals, laboratory equipment, laboratory apparatus and glassware, and lab science kit packages to both junior and high schools, as well as universities, research/medical laboratories and manufacturing industry.

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Books

In The Name Of The Father
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 82,530. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
Promise Murewa, a broke Zimbabwean national, crosses the border illegally into South Africa. While in Polokwane City he hears about a Catholic priest who had sexually violated and raped him in his early years. He decides to check him out to seek clarity... with disastrous consequences. While there a scuffle ensues and Father Dorota dies. He runs away in his car - and gets nabbed at a roadblock.
A Woman Denied... The Early Years
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,060. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Simon Bushie had always wanted a little boy to complement the two girls he already had. When his wife Evelyn conceived, it became the happiest day of his life. Everyday he rooted for a boy. But when the baby came, it came with mixed gender. A staunch traditionalist that he was, Bushie was determined that the baby would be a man like him. He went on to register the baby as a boy, naming it Raymond.
The Drifting Trailer Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
A washed-out former entertainer turns up on the streets of a quiet suburb. Down on his last penny, he spends his days drifting, longing for the past glory and watching the sunset. Nobody knew who he was - and no one cared - until ten year old Donna stepped into the caravan.
Nurse Laura's Affair
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Adult
Can a nurse fall in love with her patient?
Faceless People
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
A victim of hijack and kidnap retraces her captors' steps to a place where she hoped to get help.... Only to be turned away - for the second time - by the people who refused to show their faces.
Ordeal of the Innocent
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
A young girl running late for school is given a lift by a stranger.... But instead of a short ride to school, the well-groomed driver of a flashy car had other ideas.
Body In A Hotel Room
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The fiancee of a popular Disc Jockey disappears in dubious circumstances... and found dead a few days later in a fancy hoel room
The Journey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Zondi, a crackhead son of Granny Thandi, has just been released from jail. Without a job and addicted to drugs, he relies on small-time snatch jobs. But robbing her sick mother was the last straw. Granny Thandi had finally had enough.
Personal Surprise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Erotica » Paranormal
For years Dr Malan prided himself in healing paranormal activities in troubled souls. However, there is one man whose troubles are out of this world.
Healing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
The story talks about the struggle of men who are constantly abused by their wives. Is there a way a marriage can be healed?
I love You To Death
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Love has blinded Glenda to such an extent that she worshipped her boyfriend Veli. Even when Veli abused her, she always protected him. He was the best thing to ever happen to her. She never thought of leaving him. Until one day at Veli's friend's birthday bash when a fight turned nasty.
Animal City
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is an allegorical story about animal citizens who have endured generations of abuse by their neighbours called Man. However, winds of change blow as the animals prepare to reclaim their lives
Change
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
The story talks about a reformed thug who has cleaned up his act. Changing his life made him a compassionate person who protects the people he used to terrorise before.
More Than Just Courage
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
This is the story of one courageous woman in the wasted rural village of Africa who went on to uplift herself and become the beacon of hope in her village.
Sara
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
The story is about a wayward teenage girl who falls for a drug dealer. Sara was madly in love with Mike, a small time drug peddlar who hoped to graduate into the big league.
The Good Samaritan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two young boys hitch-hiking one evening gave the driver who stopped to help them a terrifying experience. Their mission was to hijack the car and kill the driver.
Fatherland - Die Vaderland
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 55,060. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book is about the South African White rightwingers' struggle for independence and self-determination post the first democratic general elections of 1994
Lyrics & Hearts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a compilation of never-before published poems by author rebone makgato.
Summer Of Eighty-Four
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,360. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Mrs Suzie Madia, wife of Polokwane City millionaire, is found murdered in her hotel room one morning. Mr Madia spares no expenses to have the killer of his wife brought to book. He hires his friend, a one time disgraced investigative reporter to unravel the murder of his wife.
Out of Africa - A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,940. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Out of Africa is a collection of short stories from a South African perspective. The stories cover a wide range of subjects and include two award-winning entries. The collection also includes never-before published stories from the 80s and the early nineties.
A Clean Job of Murder
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,550. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Judge Jansen van der Schyff had made a lot of enemies in his long career. When he retired he decided to throw himself a birthday party. He invited close friends and family. The birthday lunch culminated in his murder that took Chief Detective Swart from pillar to post as he fumbled to make sense of the numerous clues. The age-old question remained - who killed the judge?
The Prostitutes of Mokopane
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,100. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Women's sexuality
This book is about the problem of prostitution in my hometown of Mokopane, South Africa. It looks at the role players in this occupation, the reasons why women turn to prostitution, and the potential economic spin-offs of prostitution in a legalised environment
Through Thick and Thin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,620. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Through Thick and Thin is a book about one well to do woman's struggle to overcome the ravages of breast cancer.

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