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South Sudanese Community Insights: A Cross-Generational Cross-Cultural Rescue Model for Families and Family Counselors
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012 by Marilyn McLeod. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Africana, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
South Sudanese people have experienced tremendous changes both within their homeland and as refugees abroad. This book describes typical South Sudanese culture, and challenges of both South Sudanese families and western professionals counseling them. John Chuol Kuek was born in South Sudan, survived refugee camps, and is now an Advanced Ph.D. Candidate while raising a family in the U.S.
Kara, Relocated and Afraid
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Kara has a scary past. Being a refugee from a dangerous place, and then sold into the sex trade industry at a young age was a tragedy. Kara, now a teenager, is faced with the need to share her story. Can her friends help her heal? Can she even tell them? What will happen as her story is revealed?
When I Get to Dakar
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 119,800. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Inspirational
An American soldier who defected from the Afghanistan war finds himself in Senegal lost and unsure of his next steps. Masood, a wayward Senegalese teen is also on an unsure life trajectory when their two paths meet. When Masood meets Shawn, the American soldier an unlikely bond forms and the two take on unbelievable odds as they move towards their joint 'promised land".
Cape Town - A Photobook
Price: Free! Words: 60. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Martin Peltz looks for unusual and beautiful images of Cape Town that tell a story. These photo's were taken from 2007 - 2011.
The hungry lion and the donkey
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Adventure » General
Free eBook narrating the short Sotho story of the hungry lion and the donkey.
Desert Diamonds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,420. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » General
An enthralling tale of discovery and adventure littered with a sense of daring and romance, the intrigue of the stock market mixed with the brutal harshness of the Australian outback and the dangers of the African jungle.
Crosscultural Doctoring.On and Off the beaten Path
Price: Free! Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is about my academic career as an Ob&Gyn; my decision at 55 to jump in the unknown; my work abroad; and how I accomplished this. The book is a series of loosely connected anecdotes, medical and non medical, funny and not so funny. I will convey the excitement and satisfaction of this decision. The hope is that the book will inspire others to make the jump and may be even to write their story
Fossiloctopus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A strange and unsettling collection of short fiction from World Fantasy Award-winning editor and author Forrest Aguirre. Explore this bizzare cabinet of curiosities culled from the pages of such places as 3rd Bed, Gargoyle, American Letters & Commentary, Diagram, Exquisite Corpse, and others. Open the door to a museum of surreal curiosities and stare into the eyes of the Fossiloctopus!
Taz World Order
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Join Taz and his friends as he embarks on the most dangerous journery across the world and the galaxy. With limited time on his shoulders and alien technology graciously given to his aid. Taz must stop an ruthless alien race from anihilating his world and recreating the universe.
Land Rover Adventures in Africa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,300. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Land Rovers take you to the places others can’t reach and nowhere is this more true than in Africa. David Phillips shares his amazing adventures from the dunes of the Sahara to the desolate mountains of Lesotho and the wildlife-rich plains and swamps of the Okavanga Delta, driving vehicles ranging from vintage Series Is to the latest Discovery 3s. Don't travel to Africa without this book!