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Sketchings of a Lay: Poetic Pictures of the Mind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Sketchings of a Lay is a collection of ideas, admonitions, prayers, cries, letters, comments and more about life, love, people, Nigeria and Africa.
Route 234
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 46,780. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A collection of stories from Nigerian journalists detailing personal experiences while on journeys outside Nigeria.
Son Of A King
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,640. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
They were born as twins but only one could be the King... King Uripo has no male children and he is desperate for a male heir. Fate takes a nasty turn when instead of the hoped for heir two male children are born. According to custom only one of the twins can be allowed to live.
Queen Idia's Africa: The Philanthropist
Series: Queen Idia's Africa. Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00)
What would Africa have been like if it had never been colonized? Oyo Ahenza from the Western Africa Ministry of Overseas development needs funding to link southern Europe to the Sahara Solar Energy Grid. In this story he goes to meet the richest man in the world, the philanthropist Bulanbo Bes. But will he get the funding? Part of a collection of 10 short stories published during 20
Captain President
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,640. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A young African leader must contend with hostile regional dictators, ancient traditions, geopolitical interests, endemic corruption and the norms of a patriarchal society, as she tries to uplift her economically- hobbled country. Kooky dictators, lecherous men of power, female genital circumcision/ female genital mutilation are some of the vivid splashes in this tapestry.
Bybelse Beginsels vir Afrika
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: Afrikaans. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Wonderlik" Levy Mwanawasa, President van die Republiek van Zambië " ’n Uitdaging" Biskop Frank Retief, Voorsittende Biskop van die kerk van Engeland in Suid Afrika “Goddelike wysheid” Dr. Bingu wa Mutharika, President van die Republiek van Malawi "Meesterstuk" Ds. Dr. Kenneth R. Meshoe, M.P.
The Trees Were Spinning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,920. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
I lived for two years in a dusty village near the coast of Kenya, East Africa. I went with some thought of bringing change to the Duruma people, but in the end I was changed as much or more than anyone else. Here are the joys and struggles of being a stranger in a strange land, and insights into culture, spirituality and human nature.
Tom James
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
When a boy with a hidden surname joins a new school somewhere in Africa, pupils skirmish, and the headmaster cries; a nearby house burns, and another boy drowns: “Are you Aya, Aye, Ayi, Ayo or Ayu, brother? “Some mouths would inquire any moment. If I skirted, they’d survey my features, distinguish my accent, glean my surname, or ransack my bag in my absence for clues (in my former school,
Into the Darkness
Series: Piet van Zyl Adventure Thrillers. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,280. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.75)
Piet van Zyl steps into the darkness of the mind when a violent blow to the back of his head causes him to suffer memory loss. Left for dead, to wander the wilds of the Zambezi Valley, home to the big five, unarmed and with no memory of who he is or where he comes from. The search is on for Piet - one a search and rescue, the other a seek and destroy. Who will get to Piet first?
The Smoke that Thunders
Series: Piet van Zyl Adventure Thrillers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00)
Piet and Peggy, along with their infant daughter, Heather, are about to have a guest at their safari camp home...Taking care of their friends’ daughter for a few days will be easy. As thunder rolls across the African sky, the mighty Zambezi River moves forward like a bulldozer, with nothing to hold it back... Can Piet save the child from the raging waters of the Mighty Zambezi?