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Fils d'Eve, une histoire d'Afrique
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,930. Language: French. Published: March 21, 2019 by Living Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Mama Lucie vivait heureuse avec ses fils Kauk et Negu dans un village sur les pentes du mont Cameroun. Un jour pluvieux du mois d'août, Kauk pourchassa un renard jusqu'au domaine agricole voisin. Là, il rencontra un homme qui l'aida à faire fortune en tant que commerçant dans une ville voisine. Les affaires de Kauk se développèrent si vite qu'il fit venir son grand frère pour travailler avec lui.
Inikpi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Inikpi is a collection of five stories. One of them, "The Autobiography of Ogbuefi Akukalia," was shortlisted for the Gover Story Prize in February, 2018.The main story is based on a true life story. The oracle demanded that the king's favourite daughter, Inikpi, must be sacrificed if the Igala people must defeat their age long foes. She accepted but Ogbadu refused and plotted a grand move.
Le Jeu des Anciens - Olayinka, Le Choix d'une Vie - Livre 1, Partie 2
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: French. Published: August 22, 2018 by EKIMA MEDIA. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » African
Olayinka Angel McNeil est née à Lagos, de deux parents Yorùbá. Adoptée par le Britannique Ian McNeil à l’âge de sept ans, elle quitte son pays en compagnie de ce dernier et de sa mère pour Londres un an plus tard. Olayinka ignore alors, qu’elle est vouée, par ses propres résolutions à un destin grandiose et semé de tragédies. À 10 ans, elle rencontre le prince Akinyele Adeniji âgé de 23 ans, et en
Le Jeu des Anciens - Olayinka, Le Choix d'une Vie - Livre 1, Partie 1
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 95,230. Language: French. Published: August 22, 2018 by EKIMA MEDIA. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » African
Olayinka Angel McNeil est née à Lagos, de deux parents Yorùbá. Adoptée par le Britannique Ian McNeil à l’âge de sept ans, elle quitte son pays en compagnie de ce dernier et de sa mère pour Londres un an plus tard. Olayinka ignore alors, qu’elle est vouée, par ses propres résolutions à un destin grandiose et semé de tragédies. À 10 ans, elle rencontre le prince Akinyele Adeniji âgé de 23 ans, et en
Sins of the Fathers
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018 by Living Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literary collections » African
Mola Mbua, an old man whose life was heavily weighed down by the clutches of his lineage dies leaving behind his children in Lyongo village. Jongo, the first son and his siblings are determined to bar the way to that past that is out to deny them a future. Like their father and grandfathers before them, they are suddenly overtaken by the realities of their bloodline. Go read it for yourself.
Peintures en esquisses
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: French. Published: December 29, 2017 by EKIMA MEDIA. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Adventure » General
En 1982, Jibril Omar Kane, jeune Sénégalais, décide en compagnie d’un ami, de quitter Dakar et la Médina, son quartier et sa misère, pour la France. Le rêve nourri durant de nombreux mois se mue très vite en cauchemar. Mais Jibril O. Kane ne cessera sa lutte qu’après avoir transformé ses Peintures en esquisses en un merveilleux tableau aux couleurs de l’espérance.
The Birthday Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,810. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Jack Scoltock's second collection of eighteen modern Irish short stories, consist of some quirky tales and a play. The play, and story, Birthday Boy, is set eighteen years after Bloody Sunday and tells the story of the birthday boy, Eamon, who does not want to march on the anniversary with his father, whom he believes hates him. Family rows erupt when Eamon's father finds out about it.
First Communion A Collection of Modern Irish Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
Renowned Irish author Jack Scoltock provides a rare glimpse into everyday life in the midst of religious and political strife in this collection of Irish short stories. From coping with family members in the IRA to the trials of Catholic children attending Protestant schools, these stories reveal the complexities of modern living with a deft and insightful eye.
Rhythm of the Wild Drum & Other Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
A book of seven tales, exploring a range of genres with intriguing characters, from a man who dares to be a god to a man trying to perfect his wife.
Destiny Mine (Destiny African Romance #2)
Series: Ubuntu. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » African
All she wants is to find the man meant for her. But what she finds is a man that gives pleasure beyond her wildest imagination…with no promises for the future.
Nightmare Along the River Nile
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,550. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Literary collections » 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 Sun Does Not Set...And Other Works: Stories & Poems from Mauritius
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
"Shakuntala Hawoldar’s writings are poignant renderings of human struggles and sufferings in a world dominated by power, ignorance, inequality, misfortunes and psychological frailties. Her rich vocabulary and her choice of syntax mesmerize the reader into a no-mind land where self-inquiry takes over your imagination.
Miriam Was Here
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 105,320. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
A story about the ordeal of a beleaguered nation whose population have been going through untold sufferings since 1991 when their power was thwarted by the ruling clique of Eritrea led by a callous tyrant. It is a story of oppression, hostage taking, human trafficking and organ harvesting. It describes the agonies that the victims go through: rape, deprivation, torture and killing
Heard It on the Grapevine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,730. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » African
This volume comprises two collections of short stories. The theme of the first is: love, jealousy, revenge and murder. The second is set in the world of big companies. Anyone working for a big organization might recognize some of these stock characters and situations. Most of the stories are humorous. However, you might find yourself laughing through gritted teeth.
Tomorrow Died Yesterday
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by Paperworth Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
At the height of the kidnap of oil workers in the Niger delta of Nigeria, a kidnapping goes awry and four lives are reconnected. Douye the career militant, Amaibi the gentle eco-warrior, Kaniye the lawyer and Tubo an amoral oil company executive. Against a backdrop of corrupt practises, failed systems and injustice, these four friends tell the story of oil in a region.
Naija Stories: Of Tears and Kisses, Heroes and Villains
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,960. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » African
These are stories about us or about our neighbours or something we’ve encountered in the news. They are what our friends tell us, their pain and joy, their passion and rage, their yearning and their cry against injustice. I enjoyed lots of the stories not just because of their simplicity and brevity but also for freshness they bring to storytelling and public discourse. Sylva Nze Ifedigbo.

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