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Flesh and Stone
Series: The Yomi Olola Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,540. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Historical » General
In the year 1907, in the city of Ile-ife,19 year old Yomi Olola is preparing to wed the man of her dreams when a man is murdered in the palace. A man with many rivals and many secrets. In the rush to judgement, Yomi’s future is shattered. Now, running out of options and allies, she must find the killer herself, no matter what she risks, no matter what it takes. Will she uncover the truth in time?
The Chase
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,500. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Jason and Jane are in Zimbabwe working for the V.S.O. organisation. With a group of four others they visit a remote game reserve deep in the African bush. They are confronted by a gang of armed poachers who intend to steal their vehicle and the other members of the group are brutally murdered but Jason and Jane manage to escape by running for their lives.
Messiahs from Hell: Metamorphosis and Pain
Series: Messiahs from Hell Series. You set the price! Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nigeria is in chaos and evil's grip on it grows tighter. A group of super-powered teens must help fight back against evil. The problem is, these heroes are not saints. They have inner demons they must defeat themselves. Follow their story in this incredible thriller filled, and sometimes funny, adventure series.
A Very Essien Christmas
Series: The Essien Series, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: British English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Catch up with the Essiens as they celebrate Christmas the very Essien way. Find out what's going on with Felix& Ebony, Mark & Faith, Tony & Rita, Kola & Tari as well as Chief & Mrs Essien. Also get a sneak peek into Freddie's love life and upcoming story. As you've come to expect from the series, there will be some sexiness and surprises in this saga. Be ready for passion and romance.
Winning Without Fighting: Military / NGO Interaction Development - Humanitarian Operations, Civil-Military Coordination, Case Studies Indonesia, Haiti, and West Africa, State Department Interaction
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
The evolving nature of conflict will require the U.S. military to conduct humanitarian operations more frequently and on a larger scale than ever before. Humanitarian operations require extensive civil-military interaction, and this study suggests that the U.S. military is not currently postured and prepared to handle the increasing humanitarian requirement.
Mists of The Serengeti
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,390. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From New York Times bestselling author, Leylah Attar, comes a standalone, contemporary love story, set against the lush backdrop of the Serengeti, in East Africa. Inspired by true events, Mists of The Serengeti is a compelling, emotionally resonant tale of the unknown ways in which we are all connected. Equal parts romance and women’s fiction.
The Electric Shaman
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40,050. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
In the near-future, Africa has changed, uniting into one great nation. But Detective Abel Enetame doesn’t only have the usual crimes to deal with. There are Black Supremacists, Tribalist fanatics, egotistic billionaires and power-mad politicians. And when they start getting their hands on new devices that can do startling things, the fate of modern Africa might well rely on one police lieutenant.
United States and Chinese Economic Engagement in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Comparative Analysis - Conventional Aid Attached to Structural and Social Reform, Profit-driven Trade, Western Model Challenged
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Much has been written about Chinese enterprise in sub-Saharan Africa, most bad and some good, which is mainly due to the profit-driven approach, where aid distribution is tied to trade, directly or indirectly. The United States' relationship to the region is fundamentally different, following a Western model of conditional aid attached to structural and social reform.
A Doctor's Journey: what I learned about women, healing, and myself in Eritrea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,990. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Dr. Mary Lake Polan takes us on a compelling journey into Eritrea, where she started a surgical clinic to offer life-changing care to African women. Dr. Polan describes how she and her surgical team offered the care and compassion that forever changed the lives of their African patients, in a story that will inspire readers to believe that they, too, can make a difference.
Giraffes
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Africa would not be the same without its giraffes. Large mammals with elongated neck and long legs that leads the list of the tallest animals in the world and that provide beauty and elegance to the African landscape.