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Zapizapu Crosses the Sea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Business & Economics
Zapizapu Crosses the Sea is a fascinating children's book. The script and colourful illustrations work together to simplify the concept of international trade and personify those involved around the world from grower to consumer. In its rawness we discover that the simple yet important concept of 'playing fair' is important for children and grown ups alike.
The Swing of Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
As a Game Warden, John knew that the African bush took no prisoners. It was by pure accident that he got caught by the swing of a Black Mamba. It was through sheer coincidence that a twelve-year old bushwhacker happened to be in the neighborhood. It was due to fate that Priscilla found herself tangled in the nightmare of a total stranger. By the time the destinies of these three people...
African Hearts
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A romance that touches the heart with its poignant tale of fresh starts, past wounds and second chances.
Music and Creation
Series: In search of human culture. Price: $30.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Ethnomusicology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
What is music and how can we study it? In this third volume of her forthcoming series 'In Search of Human Culture', the eminent anthropologist offers her own answers. she draws on both on her own first-hand work in Africa, the South Pacific and England and on extensive documentary sources, and provides a guide to the vast literature on the issues.
The Search for African Orality
Series: In search of human culture. Price: $30.99 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Africa is commonly seen as the 'oral' continent, a contrast to 'literate Europe'. The anthropologist Ruth Finnegan, building on long experience of Africa's oral arts from both documentary and first-hand field sources, queries this notion and reveals Africa as the site of both oral and literate practices, and astoundingly rich in each. Remarkably readable as well as illuminating .
Safari Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 340. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Hot Tropica Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Join Safari Girl on her African adventure. She is exploring the land while watching her animal friends play. From silly monkeys, to tall giraffes, this book can provide hours of entertainment for your little one.
Tears of the San
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,500. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Deep in the heart of the Kgalagadi (Kalahari) Desert, a San (Bushmen) community is attempting to come back from the cold after being dispossessed of everything. From health, politics, rights issues, livelihood ventures right up to education; the odds are stacked against it. However, one courageous woman is determined to be at the forefront of confronting the challenges. She is called Mma Mabaki.
The Piano Book
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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A curious 10-year old school boy visits the house of a reclusive neighbor to play his piano. What he discovers is the ultimate reason why this neighbor does not like visitors.
Prisons to Presidents
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
HOW A CONVICTED FELON WHO WAS WRITTEN OFF BY FAMILY AND FRIENDS ROSE TO THE HIGHER ECHELONS OF POWER AND WEALTH AND STEPS ON HOW ANYONE CAN CLIMB THE PYRAMID TO SUCCESS THROUGH SELF ACTUALIZATION.
Wlengan Wiwenle Hwendo: Messages for Afrikan Cultural Preservation
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
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