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Entangled Affair
Price: Free! Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Entangled Affair is a collection of six short stories. Love, pain, betrayal, and revenge are some of the driving forces behind the characters in this book. In this book, the writer takes the reader into the minds of the characters, unveiling their motivation for good or evil.
Schooled
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This story is about a group of kids in their final year of school. This is only part of the book, the full book will be available Dec 2015.
Spent Lives
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by The Mantle. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » African
The two characters in Ayobami Adebayo's (Nigeria) short story discover that old flames are never completely snuffed.
Held In Place
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by The Mantle. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » African
This short story by Richard Ali (Nigeria) is about a night when a writer and one of his fans - an attractive young woman - meet in Lagos, told from the perspectives of each of the characters.
The Daughters of Bappa Avenue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by The Mantle. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » African
This emotionally wrought short story by Abubakar Adam Ibrahim illuminates the experiences of a mother and daughter relegated to life in a Lagosian brothel.
Africa
Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Africa is a must read!!! Wilson Amooro is a needed voice in the true world of pure poetry. A soul blessed with the rare gift of interpretations. I am impressed with the heart and art of Author Wilson Amooro, and I am honored to call him, my brother. Published Poet Ronnie Lee Daise, USA
Love Letters
You set the price! Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Inspirational
The right words you need for a loved one. You can make them cry and smile at the same time. ~Love Letters Author, Wilson Ayinbangya Amooro I must warn you, you may fall in love again and again. Sweet memories of your ex and pleasure to meet your next. Lovely love poems that makes it fun. Enjoy reading it! ~ Amazon Author, Bernard Kelvin Clive
The Elders' Wisdom
Price: Free! Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
The Elders' Wisdom is a collection of hundreds of the most powerful Liberian Parables along with their meanings. The author gives some in depth explanations in some places to make understanding these parables easy for those that are unfamiliar to Liberian culture.
Proverbs From Liberia
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
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Proverbs are a huge part of our oral tradition. In fact, whole sections of our traditional history are understood and transmitted through this method. Unfortunately, it is underappreciated like many other aspects of Liberian literature, culture or history. Our elders are known for dispensing their wisdom in these wise sayings. This book collects parables from all across Liberia. It's a must-have.
Book 5 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This is a story about a young migrant worker who made good in the big city and returns home after several years’ absence. He makes a grand entrance into his village showing off his material wealth. However, his family and the village elders teach him a lesson in “uBuntu” the African tradition of sharing.
Book 4 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This serious short story is set in South Africa during the 1950-1960s and traces the effect that the influx control laws had on the families of migrant workers.
Book 3 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This short story poses the question: where does one draw the boundary between a husband’s infidelity and a polygamous marriage in traditional African society?
Book 2 Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
This story is set about forty years ago at the time when laws were passed forbidding mixed marriages and sex across the colour bar. The main character in the story is faced with a moral dilemma: whether to co-operate with the authorities and betray his respected mentor for breaking the law, or whether to sacrifice a friend in order to protect his mentor.
Book 1 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Johannesburg, the city of gold! The streets, so it was thought, were literally paved with gold. Millions of migrants flocked to the city every year looking for work. This story, set in the 1960s, follows the fortunes of a migrant worker at a time when influx control caused untold hardships for many.
Kepsteno Rotwo
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literary collections » African
In the village of Pokot in Kenya, traditional father, Felix struggles to cope as his daughter Matilda decides to reject one of the oldest rituals of their community.