Books tagged: africa

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High Adventure: The Solomon Ring of Kilimanjaro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,890. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The key to ultimate wisdom and is locked inside Mount Kilimanjaro. To protect it from the German Empire, missionary flier Jack Benjamin will need some wisdom of his own.
A Walk Around Audubon
Price: Free! Words: 109,640. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Humor & comedy
Come join me on a walk around Audubon. Walk right into the lives of four very eccentric characters. You’ll first meet five-foot Hester and his wife six-nine Mavis. Along the way, you’ll also be introduced to their good friend and boarder, Tallulah. Although originally from West Africa, she’s lived in the United States for many years and still struggles in her quest to learn how to drive.
My Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Born by the side of the road, Jim Woods went on to be a writer and an adventurous big game hunter.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: Italian. Published: April 29, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
La lotta alla pirateria marittima nel Corno d'Africa nel XXI Secolo
A Franciscan Odyssey
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 129,410. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by William R. Parks. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Incredible true story! Arrested by the NKVD (Soviet Secret Police) along with thousands of Polish citizens, the author, Fr. Lucjan Krolikowski, was deported with them in box cars to labor camps. After the War he adopted 150 orphaned children whose parents had died in the labor camps. Autobiography of WW II prisoner, soldier, priest and foster parent of 150 war orphaned children.
Boko Haram in Nigeria Encyclopedia: Confronting Terrorism from the Islamic Sect, Threat to Homeland, Political History and Expansion, Attacks, President Goodluck Jonathan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,180. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique ebook provides comprehensive coverage of the Boko Haram terror group in Nigeria. The group has claimed responsibility for the bombing of a bus station in April 2014 which killed over 70 people, and may have abducted over 100 schoolgirls in a later attack.
Animals of Africa For Kids Amazing Animal Books for Young Readers
Series: Amazing Animal Books, Book 30. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Lions, Tigers, Leopards, etc.
THE BIG FIVE A wildlife safari to East Africa is not complete until one has seen the Big Five. “Safari” is a word that originates from the Swahili of East African coast, and means “journey”. The term Big Five was originally meant to identify the most dangerous animals to hunt, but today it identifies the animals that are a must-see. One can only shoot them with a camera!
Russia Reports: Russian Interests in Sub-Saharan Africa - Putin, Lavrov, BRICS, Trade, Arms Trade, Energy, Prospects for U.S.-Russian Security Cooperation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 147,880. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Russian Interests in Sub-Saharan Africa - Competition for resources, political influence, and access to markets will continue to increase among global powers as finite resources continue to dwindle.
Old Stories
Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Is the Rabbit really cleverer than the Monkey? What is the moral of the story? Like other parts of the world, Mozambique has a rich oral literature of animal fables. Grandmothers still tell them to children, and the children respond in a chorus with the magical word "Karingana!"
A Seed
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Who can express their own feelings about love, death, hope, despair, all the big questions? Can a man imagine the deepest feelings of a woman? A young person those of an old person? These new poets from Mozambique are trying to do this, in a language which is not their mother tongue.