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A Life Past Perfect
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,410. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by ComicBandit Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
A LIFE PAST PERFECT, follows the lives of three university friends (Florence, Bolu and Stephanie), who are unexpectedly reunited several years later, when they find themselves living in the same high-profile neighborhood. It's all starts out as a more than welcome reunion, until, a single transgression from Florence's past, threatens the seemingly prefect lives of all three women.
Dragonfly Moments
Series: Ubuntu · The Creators. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
~UBUNTU Series of African romance~ A young woman’s first love walks back into her life at the worst time possible—she is about to start a family with another man. But when her dreams begin to crumble, which one will be there to help her pick up the pieces?
CONFESSION OF AGONY
You set the price! Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » French Poetry, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
CONFESSION OF AGONY is a poetry book. This is a kind of poetry failed, poetry of pain, poetry dialog, and poetic expression. Free poetry without rules, this is an unfounded dialogue.
Erfgenaam vir Groenvlei
Price: $1.33 USD. Words: 64,100. Language: Afrikaans. Published: April 1, 2013 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Vier plase en vier families, naby mekaar op Rooiberg in die skilderagtige Waterberge, beinvloed mekaar se lewens elke dag. Nie alles verloop altyd na plan nie en die ouer geslag is dikwels verstom oor wat die jong mense aanvang. Op hulle beurt pak 'n familie die lang pad na Suidwes toe aan en ervaar die prag en gasvryheid van die dorre streek. Maar die vraag bly staan, gaan daar 'n erfgenaam wees?
In The Name Of The Father
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 82,530. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Promise Murewa, a broke Zimbabwean national, crosses the border illegally into South Africa. While in Polokwane City he hears about a Catholic priest who had sexually violated and raped him in his early years. He decides to check him out to seek clarity... with disastrous consequences. While there a scuffle ensues and Father Dorota dies. He runs away in his car - and gets nabbed at a roadblock.
Die van der Merwes van Diepkloof
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,690. Language: Afrikaans. Published: March 15, 2013 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Die wêreld noord van die Soutpansberg is 'n harde wêreld en net die taaistes onder ons kan daar oorleef. Die mense van Diepkloof is van die taai soort wat winter en somer die elemente en die omgewing trotseer. Net soos die reuse kremetartbome op die plaas lê hulle wortels al lank en diep in die harde grond van die plaas.
Breath of Africa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,920. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Thirty years of Kenya's recent history unfold through the lives of Caroline, a privileged woman from the highlands, and Charles Ondiek, a farm labourer with dreams of an Oxford education.

 Charles’s love for Teresa, daughter of a hated farmer, leads to a drama of terror fuelled by Mau Mau oath administrator, Mwangi. Against the backdrop of Kenya’s beautiful desert, the curse is finally broken.
Pieces
Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(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.
Noble Intentions
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
School teacher, Vuma Sithole, has high hopes and ideals. He aims to be the best husband, father and educator he can be. But being the “best teacher” soon becomes a challenge, for the school at which he teaches is plagued by drug-dealers. In his attempt to help, he unwittingly becomes implicated. As the drama unfolds, Vuma finds he has to make a choice - to feel or to think ...
Like a Snared Animal
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Jordan and Suzy lived at Kalisa, a beautiful piece of land upriver from the magnificent Victoria Falls. But dark and damaging family secrets trapped Jordan in a cycle of pain and self-destruction, something the splendour of his surroundings could not change. Would his poor choices and emotional absence cause the ultimate loss, his beloved Kalisa?
Introducing Miss Breeze
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
This short story is a highly moving and original piece that recreates the world of a mixed raced South African character born during the Apartheid era. It brims with a diverse range of issues, teasing and tiny digressions coupled with just the right amount of small glittering details that immerse the reader into a buzzing and colourful world.
Debt of Honour
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,750. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A story of love, war and honour set in Africa during the turbulent years of guerrilla warfare to free the continent.
The Rebel Son
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
a violent adventure love story set in 1978 rhodesian bush war. the hunting trip of philadelphian jake fallon, an ex vietnam veteran, explodes when a commercial aircraft is shot down by terrorists and his friend is brutally killed. saved by and falling for sarah, a stunning african girl, he is pulled into the liberation war to find the truth about the mysterious woman he loves and the baby he lost.
Three Mangoes
Price: Free! Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
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.
Guardians of the Throne Parts I-3
Price: $1.05 USD. Words: 119,060. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
The first 3 installments of the Guardians of the Throne series. Follow Sir Owen and the King and Queen as they try to keep their kingdom safe, and protect Princess Isabel and William.
Drie Rivierplase
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: Afrikaans. Published: October 22, 2012 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Hierdie is die tweede boek in die "Stories uit die Riemland" reeks en volg in die selfde trant as die bekende "Gees van die Labrador". Dieselfde plaasgemeenskap in die Oos-Vrystaat het 'n paar van die ouer gesigte verloor en heelwat nuwe karakters het hulle opwagting gemaak. Die storie begin met 'n wittebroodsreis deur Suid-Rhodesie en volg dan die wel en wee van die mense van die Riemland.
Nosa's Wedding
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
(3.50 from 4 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.
Messiah On The Run
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 61,960. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Born out of prophetic means, and possessing a cure the world population needs, a Messiah of Modern Times is located in Johannesburg, South Africa. He has a one of kind protein based substance that allows him to heal the world’s alarming diseases, including AIDS.Can The Messiah have enough time to save his sister from dying of Aids? Will he be captured and be used as a lab rat? Get this thriller.
Where Themba's Heart Belongs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Themba is shocked by his younger son's accident. He then suspects his wife of infidelity, because his blood type is not a match with his son's. His wife's reaction to his suspicions scares him. He decides not to push the issue, she insists. He finds out things about his family that shock him.
Fifteen Years of Tobacco
Price: Free! Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
After 15 years in power, Isaiah Mujuni, President of Barudi, the world’s leading tobacco producer realizes it’s all over. Demonstrators and rioters, inspired by similar events in North Africa have run amok- burning Government buildings and trashing the capital. They want him out and the International Community is on their side. His enemies want him tried for trumped up charges of human r