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The Absolutely Boring Life of Mya
By Dora Okeyo
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
(3.00 from 1 review)
Mya's special, sweet, and bored out of her mind with what happens in her life-that's before David, Clive and Wayne all show up-and she realizes that love though beautiful is complicated and all she does is run...
God of Hunger
By John Coutouvidis
Price: Free! Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 by The Electronic Book Company. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
God of Hunger is a fascinating and imaginative novel which take us to different settings and allows the reader to view the story through the eyes of different sets of characters, seeing the unfolding history of the end of colonial Africa from the points of view of the Greek and Polish communities. Published by The Electronic Book Company www.theelectronicbookcompany.com
Nosa's Wedding
By Sharon Abimbola Salu
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
0.25 star(3.33 from 3 reviews)
A young Nigerian woman prepares for her white wedding to her boyfriend of 3 years. Their relationship has outlived unusual trials. However, what happens on the day of the wedding will determine the future of this couple.
Kidnapping Madam President
By Lon Maisttison
Price: Free! Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a cloak & dagger, secret mission to rescue Madam President in Cairo, after her airplane was attacked on the runway by terrorists and she was held hostage in a grand house.
Even the Clocks Stopped
By Sherzahd
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
There are times when honouring a promise can be harder than we expected. Jesse has always been the epitome of integrity and good judgement, until a tragic event pushes her to the brink of moral bankruptcy. During the final weeks before losing her ten-year-long battle with cancer, Leila had one last request. And now, honour binds Jesse to a promise she wishes she had never made.
Displaced
By Jeremiah Fastin
Price: Free! Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
The trial of a warlord in the International Criminal Court sets off a series of events including the assault and flight of a young Congolese woman. The book follows her journey, and the circumstances and interests leading to her flight. The impact of the trial is far reaching and extends from a priest in Uganda, to Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army, and to a mining company in the U.S.
Pieces
By Dora Okeyo
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
0.25 star(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Would you stay married after the first affair? Maria loves Micah despite his flaws. He is handsome and kind and she loves him, or not, but she has stayed even when the affairs has surpassed the number of her fingers. Pieces is her view on her marriage, loyalty and why revenge is best served as a cold dish with a smile on one's face.
Stay in Berlin
By Sharon Abimbola Salu
Price: Free! Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Remi Bajulaiye is engaged to Kayode Coker. She abandons a successful career in Lagos to start a new life with her fiance who lives in Berlin. But the man she meets is remarkably different from the man she thinks she knows. Will she decide to stay or leave without him?
Hearts Torn Asunder
By Sherzahd
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: British English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Josh and Madison are the perfect couple, but even true love can change like the seasons. A shattered dream causes their marriage to take an unexpected plunge toward a silent grave. Can they manage to pull it back from the precipice? Find out in this tale of love, heartache and miracles.
Poacher
By Leon Mare
Series: Sam Jenkins Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
1 star(4.95 from 19 reviews)
This novel was originally published as ‘Dying is not Easy’, which has become a collector’s item. Online sellers are now offering used paperback copies of this book for up to $ 1680.
Three Mangoes
By Sharon Abimbola Salu
Price: Free! Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A teenage girl hawking mangoes on the streets of Lagos has only one goal: to raise enough money to pay her examination fees. Her short, but colorful journey turns out to be an adventure, and a brief glimpse into the lives of her customers. Of particular note, are the customers who purchase the last three yellow mangoes.
Naked
By judith falloon-reid
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
A short story dedicated to the author's mother, who is here in body but not in mind. And to all those lives that have been changed by a family member living with Alzheimer’s or dementia.The story recounts a Mother's Day visit with her mother. The title represents the state of dementia patients. With so little memory left and dwindling abilities to care for themselves, they may as well be naked.
Ethan And Richard
By Dora Okeyo
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Richard walked out on his son, Ethan, eighteen years ago-and now he's back. He has a month to live after battling Lung Cancer, and he wants to set things right, he wants Ethan's forgiveness. Ethan does not want anything to do with him.But Richard is persistent...will he win?
The Adventures of J.K Sampson - The Blackmailer
By Val Ezeokeke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2010 by MHT Publishing Co. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
The book features the exciting cases of J.K.Sampson – a fictional trial lawyer who specializes in murder cases. Working out of Lagos Nigeria, Sampson uses remarkable investigative skills and mastery of courtroom advocacy to solve murder mysteries.
Diamonds In the Dust
By Shirley Mowat Tucker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,190. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by apgroup. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
Straight out of South Africa comes the poignant tale of Ida Morgan: her husband murdered, abandoned by God, and alone in the world. Ida’s road to healing and wholeness is paved by diamonds in the dust. Author Shirley Mowat Tucker is a native South African who leads the reader into her country's secret places... places where there are still wicked men doing wicked things...
The Wood Carver's Wife
By Rozier K Mutinda
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
In a retelling of a traditional tale, Danni Moyo is on a quest while his wife and unborn child are in the care of a mysterious stranger. What could go wrong?
Savannah Chronicles One Hare's Bad Day
By Rozier K Mutinda
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
When his culinary skills are insulted, Hare must find a way to regain the little dignity he has left in a life full of disappointments.
Strippers have Souls Too
By K.C. Hall
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jewel's life takes a turn for the worse when her mother dies. Soon, the lure of fast money and an easy life trap her. Will she be able to dig herself out of the stripper's lifestyle and rise above it all?
More Than Just Courage
By @1Rebone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
This is the story of one courageous woman in the wasted rural village of Africa who went on to uplift herself and become the beacon of hope in her village.
Skemer oor Aasvoëlkop
By Makkie de Beer
Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: Afrikaans. Published: May 3, 2012 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Martie Linde het 'n ongewone kinderlewe gehad en uiteindelik saam met haar oupa op 'n plaas in die Waterberge groot geword. Haar “normale lewe” in die stad word onderbreek deur 'n onverwagse oproep van die plaas af. Haar oupa se buurman begin iets wat so byna haar lewe kos. Nie eers in haar wildste drome sou sy kon raai wat in die volgende paar dae met haar gaan gebeur nie.