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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.
The Piano Book
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00)
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.
Battling Burnaby: The Awe-Inspiring Exploits Of A Great Adventurer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Colonel Fred Burnaby is one of the greatest adventurers who ever lived and he was the kind of man on which romantic legends are built. A fearless dare-devil and intrepid traveller, he made two perilous journeys across Asia, and he became the first person to cross the English Channel single-handedly in a balloon. However, his first love was fighting and he was killed in action in the Sudan.
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)
This is Agood start
Time Meddlers on the Nile
Series: Time Meddlers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
One of Canada’s top scientists has discovered the secret to time travel. But everything has gone wrong. Thirteen-year-old Matt Barnes and Sarah Sachs, while attempting to rescue Matt's father from multiple universes, face an even more challenging obstacle: the erasure of their own timeline. What can they do before they, themselves, are erased?
Diga Hola en Suajili
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: Spanish. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Swahili
Sin preámbulos, este libro establece para hacerle saber que"Jambo" no significa "hola" en swahili. No importa cuántas veces usted puede haber oído que"Jambo"significa "hola". (La verdad sea dicha,'jambo' pueden estirarse para significar "hola", pero con un montón de advertencias). En pocas palabras, puede que no desee para mostrar su (falta de) Kiswahili 'destreza' que se hace evidente por saluda