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RUMINATIONS: a prose-poetry collection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Imagine reading a series of exciting short stories but in poetry form... Imagine the flow of narrative with the juxtaposition of lyrical rhythms that can only be brought on by poetry... Presenting Ruminations, a collection of prose-poems that is simply but beautifully written in reflection of everyday struggles, both the seemingly trivial and the most pertinent.
Rapunzel is Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by Short Story Day Africa. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A vibrant collection of stories by Africa’s younger writers – here Short Story Day Africa has assembled the best seventeen stories from their 2013 competition.
The Entrapment Of A Nation
Price: Free! Words: 41,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A book about the corruption and bad governance in Nigeria. A Collection of essays written by Adeola Aderounmu
The Three Peaks Challenge; Making the Most for Charity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,050. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
The "How To" raise money by doing the 3 Peaks Challenge book. This is a book based on the 3 Peaks challenge. It details our efforts from start to finish with advice for the challenge as well as fundraising and even a section for the driver. If you are thinking of attempting the three peaks challenge, know someone who is or just want to get an idea of what it is like. Own this book now.
An African Fable: What's The Matter With Elephant
Series: An African Fable, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
The elephants are migrating and Young Elephant had forgotten that his best friend was still sitting on his head! That is how Mouse came to migrate with the elephants. This is a beautiful story about an unusual friendship that helps Young Elephant through some special moments of his life. It is suitable for children of all ages, even for the big children who like to call themselves "adults".
Saints and Soldiers: Thunderbolt Squadron
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 129,690. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lieutenant "Dobby" Dobson and Captain Micheal "Flash" Turner lead their squadron of Thunderbolt fighter pilots across the sands of Africa and through the rains of Italy to fight the Germans and Fascists in World War II. What they discover is that they must free themselves from their inner demons as well. Read an exciting tale as these men find the Saint in every Soldier.
Mandela on My Mind
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A tribute to the life and work of Nelson Mandela through his own words, the memories of others in his life and the comments of the author. An opportunity to learn about an iconic figure of the 20th & 21st centuries who brought change to South Africa through the force of his personality and the strength and clarity of his ideas. A timely book that seeks to understand the impact of this great man.
Heroism of Hope for Africa: Patriotic Poems on a Dawn of a New Era
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,080. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Ideas into Books: Westview. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
"Guaranteed to capture and sustain the attention of all consumers and connoisseurs of poetry, especially those with emotional investments in Africa, Ahiabuike's poetry is fresh, natural, and mellifluous, grounded in a unique craft that relies on the power of intuition and shuns the blind spots of visible verities. It is vivid and deeply layered, truthfully grim and hopeful." Moses Ebe Ochonu, PhD
What's So Great About Jane Goodall? A Biography of Jane Goodall Just For Kids!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Most people today know about Jane Goodall because of her incredible work with chimpanzees in the Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania. They may also know about her efforts to educate people about environmental conservation and the need to respect animals. But what few people know is that, throughout her life, Jane Goodall has been a woman shaped by Africa. She grew up thinking about Africa; she
Ali.. The Baby Elephant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
ALI IS A BABY ELEPHANT ... He is only a few months old but already he knows how to swim. He has a Mummy and Daddy just like you ... and he has lots of family and friends. We want Ali to grow up big and strong - just like his Dad and Mum ... and all the other big elephants. What do you know about an elephant? Elephants have a long trunk instead of a nose, and when they grow up, they have big tusks