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Voices and Verses in the Savannah (A Poetry Collection) by Auwalu Abdulazeez
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Heard ye of fair maidens and the pearls of Paradise Of rivers of clear water and musk flavored wine Heard ye of beautiful gardens and long starry nights And of fair weather such that will please thy eyes ***
Saheb-साहेब सा अंदाज, भाग-१ by Book Bazooka Publication
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,170. Language: Hindi. Published: March 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
किताबें...! किताबें यूंही नहीं लिखीं जाती... बहुत सबब होते हैं इनके पीछे... कुछ तो मोहब्बत में लिखते... कुछ वीरानेपन से दूर भागने के लिये... कुछ लिखते हैं अपनी ग़मग़ीन ज़िन्दगी को काग़ज़ी मुआयना देने के वास्ते... और कुछ होते हैं जो किसी को समर्पित करने के लिये किताबें लिखते हैं ॥ यहाँ इक हम हैं जिन्हें ये ख़बर भी नहीं के ये मोहब्बत में है या इबादत में लेकिन जो भी है...
My Purest Thoughts by Ruth Para Ndam
Price: $6.45 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This book relays my deepest thoughts on the issues of life, love and nature. You will find it inspiring, thought provoking, captivating and enjoyable. It is a Powerful poem collection that MAKES YOU HOPE AND BELIEVE.
Letter to Country by Rethabile Masilo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018 by Canopic Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Letter to Country blends together life experiences from a childhood in Lesotho and South Africa during a time of apartheid with adulthood in the Appalachian mountains of East Tennessee and beyond. In his third published poetry collection, Rethabile Masilo demonstrates why he continues to receive international praise for his superb craftsmanship and profound sensitivities.
But Why All This Grammar by Adekunle Mallami
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
You have probably been searching for that book with so much simplicity yet so powerful, look no further than the pages of this poetry/prose book. This poetry/prose collection show meanings to words in ways you’ve probably never viewed them, it takes the misconception out of these words and breathes an air of simplicity into them. This is more than a book! It is perspective!!!
Behind Shaded Voices by Kofi Acquah
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 60. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Summary .. This collection of poems unveils mystical packages of life in the world herein and after which seems to lurk behind shaded voices. Basketing the plight of the weak against the coated ways of unequal minds and hearts in the spiritual circle. Thus, the author's feelings and emotions to embark on a voyage to painting these voices with words which are rich in depth and may be esoteric.
Kgorula by KPD Maphalla
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 13,410. Language: Sesotho. Published: November 23, 2017 by Via Afrika. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Kgorula ke pokello ya dithothokiso tsa kajeno ka sethothokisi se hlwahlwa seo ntle le tikatiko ya letho e leng e mong wa bangodi ba hlaheletseng ka mahetla ba Afrika mehleng ena ya rona. E akaretsa dihlooho le mmokotaba e fapaneng ka yona.
Nocturnal Notes by Bola Olusanya
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: American English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Nocturnal Notes provides a prism into Bola Olusanya’s youth in Nigeria under military dictatorship. His language is fluid, intelligent, rich in imagery, storytelling and emotion, yet accessible for its minimalism and optimism. Honesty is his stage and hope, an ever-present prop. Even when tackling heart-wrenching motifs, Bola gives us a taste of immeasurable hope.
Circle Of Emotions by Authoress Hurricane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Authoress Hurricane's intriguing poems in Circle Of Emotions will leave you breathless with chills, maybe shed a few tears, as the love in your heart realize the passion in her writing! Find out more in this emotional book of poetry.
Little Things by Cory Plimo
Price: $1.53 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
"Littleness" may seem a bad idea to both the poor and the rich. To the former by virtue of lack of means, to the latter by shortness of life. Set in Kenya, "Little Things" is a collection of poems that superficially are little, but cryptic on the contrary. It captures in a memorable, titillating handiwork the daily hardships that are a workaday issue to the Kenyan pauper.
Fragmented Rose by Literrius Miller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
This is a collection of beautiful poetry by a very learned and perceptive young man, who wishes to teach and learn through the art of poetry. This book contains poetry influenced by love, life, loss, and spirituality. Pick it up if you wish to see experiences executed in the form of poetry. They're thought-provoking, emotional, and riveting.
Careless Memories: More Works Inspired by Duran Duran by Jen Selinsky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
"Careless Memories: More Works Inspired by Duran Duran" is the second and final book of poems which Jen wrote for the band. She also added two very short stories for the 2016 edition, "New Moon on Wednesday" and "New Sun on Wednesday."
Jewels of the Yoruba Song by Michael O'Banjo
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
The Jewels of the Yoruba Song are poems inspired by the music of the great traditional Yoruba musicians of southwest Nigeria. Michael Banjo has brought the native tongue to a wider audience to enjoy the finest of Yoruba philosophy, society and history through the music of the giants of Yoruba music.
Hartswoorde by SA Digters
Price: $9.09 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: Afrikaans. Published: August 26, 2017 by Juanita Swart. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Die Bundel “Hartswoorde” verwoord ‘n verskeidenheid liefdestemas. Naasteliefde, liefde vir jou lewensmaat, liefde vir die natuur en die Agape-liefde vir God, was die wegspringblokke vir gretige Digters wat die geleentheid met ope arms aangegryp het om saam te kan bundel met ander lede van die blad.
The Paradox Of Achievements by Mayowa Taofeeq
Price: Free! Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Book is written in two parts. First part is presented in the voice of a youth seeking to find out about life. The psychology and philosophy of existence and the search for love. The second part presents the Nigerian society in light of the supposed succor independence was thought to present, the corruption plaguing the country, and the sentiments that has eaten deep into the heart of its people.