- 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 & Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education & Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, & technology
- Gay & Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home & Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics & Current Affairs
- Relationships & Family
- Religion & Spirituality
- Science & Nature
- Sex & Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
A Diary of A Sick Child by Douglas Hajanika
Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2019. Categories: Essay » Literature, Poetry » African Poetry
This is a recollection of doodles from the twisted mind of a socially sick child A compilation of random essays, poems and delights
Brin d'hysope by Ricardo Akpo
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: French. Published: March 10, 2019 by Dallys-Tom Medali. Categories: Poetry » French Poetry, Poetry » African Poetry
Un Lamartine de plus ou un Hugo qui s’ajoute ? Imaginez le disque solaire gambader dans le firmament. Prêtez l'oreille aux yeux qui tambourinent, regardez les nuages marcher et sentez la proximité des étoiles qui peuplent vos rêves et scintillent dans la nuit de vos doutes et illusions. Inclinez-vous simplement devant la Beauté de la Création et vous sourirez à la danse des mots.
Les fruits de l'esprit by Gervais Dassi
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: French. Published: March 8, 2019 by Dallys-Tom Medali. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » French Poetry
La poésie est la reine des arts et la mère de la littérature. C’est ce bel art voire cette belle littérature que le jeune poète béninois Gervais Akotchayé DASSI nous tend à travers ce recueil de poèmes. Il nous parle dans son ouvrage de la jeunesse, du travail, du Bénin, de la mort, de l’Afrique sans oublier de décliner poétiquement des hommages à la mère.
Eclats de Silence by Gregoire Folly
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: French. Published: March 7, 2019 by Dallys-Tom Medali. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » French Poetry
A travers ce recueil, l’auteur scande le souffle du silence jusque dans la chair des mots. Epreuve de silence en effet, c’est une petite marmite de poésie qui ne tient pas sur un seul foyer. Elle est la résultante de toutes les paroles qui grondent à l’intérieur de son ventre.
Agonies Of Love by Samuel Oparinde
Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2019 by COMMUNE WRITERS INT'L. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book of poems is for every broken heart searching for healing. Agonies of Love is a must read for every youth because of the writer’s interest to address the day to day behavior of individuals when in love.
Wild Thoughts by Mulako Banji Hachamba
Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2019. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » Female authors
Wild thoughts is a little book of poetry and prose documented in four chapters. Words for the journey, words for the insecurities, words for the girls ladies, women and everything else we are called and words for the lessons. It tackles issues on self, love, family, self discovery, self love, healing, growth, insecurities and female social problems.
Until You Left by Ajay Sawant
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2019. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » Ancient Poetry(4.88 from 26 reviews)
A poetry collection about finding light in the darkness. Set from the freedom struggle and colonialism thoughts of his grandma and the author’s turbulent family life as Child of the Ocean is a powerful reflection on his journey through self empowerment, finding light and writing poetry until you left by ajay sawant. Please review after readin
The Wishing Line by Simon Wells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2019 by Griffiths Publishing. Categories: Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Poetry » African Poetry
The Wishing Line is a new collection of words, verse and despatches from City to Suburbia. Simon Wells is the author of 13 books. This is his second volume of poetry.
Your Country My World by Kehinde Sonola
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
We are living in interesting times. War, famine, slavery, discrimination, climate change all persist yet we still fight among ourselves. Your Country My World is a blunt yet hopeful poetry book of awakening inspired by the beautiful people of Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas et al.
Hi Le Vuton'wini! by Miyelani Anthonia Hlungwani
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: Tsonga. Published: November 28, 2018. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
Hi Le Vuton'wini! i tsalwa ra vutlhokovetseri leri khumbaka timhaka to hambanahambana to hlomula mbilu, na to tsakisa leti vanhu va hlanganaka na tona evuton’wini. Tsalwa leri ri chavelela ngopfu mindyangu leyi lahlekeriweke hi varhandziwa ni maxaka va vona. 'The young boy in the eBOOK COVER is walking on the road of life.' 'HI LE VUTON'WINI' himpela!
Flaws and All by Sasta Kuppan
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2018. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » Themes & motifs » Love
Flaws and All is a treasury of poems and prose spread across four integral forces that make up the human condition: the Mind, Heart, Body and Soul. It journeys with the readers through loves lost and loves rediscovered, quirks and ideas, grief and belief. Rooted in art and self love, Flaws and All also deals with conflict and mortality. It does not fear emotion.
Songs Written by Pain, Loss, & Sorrow, Through Blood, Sweat, & Tears by Scott Machaby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2018. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » American poetry » General
These songs exemplify the human spirit and what it means to be human. We all fall short at times but I hope these songs and poems will enrich your life and let you know that you're not alone in your human struggle to live and be free.
Izintaba ZoKhahlamba by CT Msimang
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 16,170. Language: Zulu. Published: November 8, 2018 by Via Afrika. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
Izintaba ZoKhahlamba (The Drakensberg Mountains) is an anthology of isiZulu poetry with a theoretical evaluation of poetry edited by CT Msimang.
Therapy Session : The escape by SK Marle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2018. Categories: Poetry » Female authors, Poetry » African Poetry
Therapy Session (the escape) is a transparent collection of poetry and prose about loss, love, femininity,mental health, trauma and the healing process. Filled with raw emotions.
Mbali Yami by D.M.S Mpila
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: Zulu. Published: November 5, 2018. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Relive the love life of Dalincebo Mangaliso Sibonelo Mpila through his short and yet powerful poetry book of eight love poems. Tap into his mind, feel his emotions, experience his different love encounters. This is a multilingual poetry book containing four languages: English, isiZulu, some siXhosa and simplified seSotho. Enjoy.
Isibusiso Sikamhawu by MK Kunene
Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 20,220. Language: Zulu. Published: October 18, 2018 by Via Afrika. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
Bona bungamili ndawonye budla ngapha budle nalaphaya ngoba i-Afrika ingeyethu, ingeyakithi. I-Afrika yinda...la i-Afrika ibenjalo izala. Kusho mina Mazisi kaMdabuli w'Ekunene ngithi kawuka boni lutho. Yishi! yelele!