- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
The Poet in the Poem by Yas Niger
Price: Free! Words: 24,650. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A collection of over 250 poems that reflect on man as the poet and the actor who handles the helm of his affairs, on a timed cruise. His abilities compose and steer his story, as his capabilities and fate enables him. It encapsulates the essence of poetry, using eloquent words to convey the poet’s thoughts and experience. The poet mans the helm, and the cruise is his composed poem.
Storage Space: A collection of contemporary poetry by Darren Stein
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
Darren Stein worked in the townships and squatter camps around Johannesburg and Soweto from 1992-1996. His fields included adult literacy, voter education and community policing. His poetry deals with the emotional turmoil of his years in the townships, the psychological toll that this took upon him, and his subsequent immigration to Australia. His salvation is the joy of parenthood and marriage.
Thoughts In Mind by Peter Anti Partey
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Thoughts in mind, i call them life experiences. Sometimes life gives us various meanings. We go through pain, betrayals, love and happiness. The poems in this book are poems written from 2003 to 2013. These are my thoughts at specific periods in my life. Enjoy reading them, they might be your thought too....love.
We Cry For Peace by Sunday Abegunde
Price: Free! Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » African American fiction » General
This book is an assemblage of the voices of dexterous poets from different parts of the globe penning a poetic report of the threat to peace both personal peace and national peace. The league of poets suggests solutions.
A Seed by Mozambican Writers
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: 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.
Even Odds by Yas Niger
Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Medieval, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A tragedy with two characters, unfolds in fast rhythmic exchanges. A play and poem that treats the tale of belittled feminism and hyped masculinity, reassures of justice's persistence. It touches on the seemingly unsafe nature of life, as people manage the simplest things and still tend not to really mend the silly holes of doubts they breed, seeking to even the odds life throws at them.
poetry,writing by Jaber
Price: Free! Words: 130. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry(3.67 from 3 reviews)
I want to move people with my words,to make them feel what they may have forgotten,words can inspire and lift people up. There's enough sadness and horror in the world, let your life light shine people
Let the Bird Free - Book One by Raissa Batieno
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: American English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Life on a poetic note; this book is a selection of poems relating to life in general, love and spirituality; all important aspects of existence.
Virgin Verses : A keg of Poems for a Merry Mind by Chukwuemeka Mbah
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Samuel C Clifford. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Virgin Verses is a collection of poems written under heavy doses of inspiration with lines so vast it deals with a variety of subjects every person can relate with.
Black Holes by Ochi
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Black holes, an anthology of heart felt poems, will take you to another dimension where lyricism and consciousness make one; through memorable sonnets and proses, an alternative, yet realistic world view is revealed to enhance moral reasoning in our society.
Africa by Wilson Ayinbangya Amooro
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
L'afrique! Mon Afrique by Nneka Sophie Amalu
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: French. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
C’est un poème de mots 331 : Un homme décrit L’afrique comme une femme qui est belle, sympathique, forte et jolie. Elle a les bonnes qualités que lui donnent la joie, le bonheur et la paix. Il l’aime beaucoup et il est heureux qu’il l’ait.
Within The Spirit - The White Owl Calls by Felicity-Ann McInnes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
How do I describe my fascination for the soul called Helen Martins and her (like mine) loneliness of a love gone and a life alone and the reclusiveness that blossomed into a work of art? I can but only write in words of art how I see her adventure of life. Visiting my ‘Ouma and Papa’s farm house, I would sit at her feet listening to her talk to my Late Mother and Father; for this I thank her.