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The Yam Po Club
By Kenechi Udogu
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa
Boarding school – a painful rite of passage which remains forever etched in memories long after the days of confinement are over. At least that’s the impression Onyebuchi has been given by her older brother. The Yam Po Club is a coming of age story about a group of girls who defy the odds to form a lasting friendship and survive the many trials of boarding school life.
Zoe the Zebra
By M.G. Edwards
Series: World Adventurers for Kids, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
The third book in the World Adventurers for Kids Series, “Zoe the Zebra” is an illustrated picture book that teaches children about bullying. A young zebra named Zoe who lives in the African bush joins forces with her friends Emma the Impala, Barry the Baboon, and other animals to protect their friend Wally the Warthog from a pack of bullying hyenas. Can they help him and stop the bullying?
Afro-Indian Dreams Trilogy
By William Forde
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 47,480. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa
This book is a compilation of the 3 stories that Nelson Mandela phoned me personally to say were ‘Wonderful’ at their publication in the year 2000. They tell the story of an African, Indian and Jamacian from the individual perspective of three children; one from South Africa, one from the Punjab in India and one from Falmouth in Jamaica, and provide an accurate historical background setting.
Where the Banana Trees Grow
By T. D. Hilliard
You set the price! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
A tale of a little boy, a little monkey, and a lot of bananas. The boy keeps on asking and the monkey keeps on giving until there is noning left to give, and the two must go on an adventure to find more bananas to eat.
Two Worlds One Heart
By William Forde
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 36,660. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa
This is an Afro-Caribbean publication containing two stories that Nelson Mandela said was ‘wonderful’. The African story concerns an Africa from the past to the present day and Nelson Mandela’s influence on it. The Indian story is of a girl’s dream of the man she will one day marry. Both stories extol the virtues that the peoples of both proud countries have given to the world.
The Valley of the Two Tall Oaks
By William Forde
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa
Many have written about Nelson Mandela, but I wanted to write about his dream; a dream which sustained him through three decades of imprisonment; a dream held by other tribal chiefs in the Africa of old and passed on to the next generation, like a baton until it eventually ended up in the hands of Nelson Mandela, who then gave it to the world. Nelson Mandela described this story as ‘Wonderful’.
Bucket Bill
By William Forde
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
Bucket Bill is a story of a Jamaican dream that Nelson Mandela described as 'wonderful'. It's about a safe harbour where the sun shines in equal measure and hope springs eternal in the hearts of all good people and where the river of respect runs deep. Set in Falmouth, the old slave capital of Jamaica, it concerns the quest of a boy who is preoccupied with the question: ’When will I become a man?’
Omaka to the Rescue
By Roderic Anderson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa
Set in Nigeria in the 1980s ,Omaka and Adaeze were on holidays at Mr Odali’s where they came across two suspicious night visitors. Little did the girls know that they would help rescue Omaka’s father from these criminals nor did Omaka realize that she had rescued Adaeze by taking her to Lagos.