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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.
Tanzania Yuko Tembo Sebuleni
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: Swahili. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
The conversation in Tanzania is focused elsewhere, ignoring the elephant in the room. Swahili book. [In Swahili: Mjadala Tanzania umeelekezwa kwingine, japo tembo yuko sebuleni. Kimeandikwa kwa Kiswahili. ]
How to Catch an African Chicken ~ A Canadian Woman’s Outrageous but True Story of Marriage Fraud
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
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A dancer named Lainie traveled to West Africa and fell in love with a drummer named Keza. After several trips, they got married. Lainie then sponsored him to come to Canada. Soon after Keza arrived, he disappeared. If he collected welfare, Lainie would be responsible for reimbursing the government. She went public with her story and sparked a movement that helped to change an entire system
Luna Waning: Book 2 of the Luna Cycle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,270. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
It's a new school year at the Evergreen State College. Celeste Nix hopes that means a return to normalcy. But things with a Luna never are. Haruki is holding something back from her. Their relationship stands on shaky ground. That's before a new professor with too many questions and a beautiful foreign girl show up to test our heroes resolve.
Assault on Alpha Base
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,020. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Alpha Base. It’s the home of America’s nuclear stockpile, over 5,000 warheads protected by a formidable high-tech security system deep in the salt flats of Nevada. If Alpha Base is ever penetrated, no one on earth will be safe….
The White Elephant Kneels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,590. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Veterinarian Lillian Drake is the only person who can save our souls from certain death, but first she must confront the truth hidden inside Africa’s mysterious voodoo culture.
The Will and the Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,560. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Torn between wild-cat oil operator Will Evans and current lover yaughtsman John Dunesne, cellist Kim Chalmers puts her future happiness on the line.
Youthhood in Africa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,240. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Phantom House Books NGR. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The politically active gene pool of talent and ambition in Africa, the youths, are on more than one occasion misunderstood and seldom empowered, causing the continent dire consequences and gross economic losses year in year out, yet NO OTHER CAN CHANGE AFRICA save the youths.
BIRTHING A NATION: Nigeria, A Century in the Making...
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
BIRTHING A NATION marks the centenary of Nigeria's creation following the amalgamation, in 1914, by Britain, of two West African colonies.