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Konte Chameleon, Fine, Fine, Fine!
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 520. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The best picture books are those that match compelling stories with dynamic illustrations. It’s a rare combination, but it’s one to be found in Konte Chameleon, Fine, Fine Fine! … Kessler’s retelling of a folktale from West Africa about why the chameleon never hurries, makes such good use of odd, lyric sounds and repetitive language that it’s almost impossible not to read or sing the story aloud.
My Great-grandmother's Gourd
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational
My Great-grandmother's Gourd is set in Sudan and tells the story of modern technology replacing traditional ways, and ultimately the wisdom of combining the old and the new. It’s based on a true event, and shares the universal theme of “Don’t mess with my grandmother”, and family loyalty.
African Monsoon
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Brad touches the HoloCube, initiating a Chirpfeed interview putting out an explanation on the science of a Green Sahara. If either Asian or NATO naval commanders decide to shoot down their unarmed jet, monsoon geoengineering will collapse. If not, Chinese rice growing, extra global cooling popular among Africans, just might gain Brad’s kids a future amidst the jumbled politics of the day.
This Is Africa: A Dream Chaser's Odyssey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,720. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The True Tale of 7 Countries, 4 Arrests, 3 Name Changes, 2 Escapes, 1 War, a Terrorist Attack and an Entertainment Pimp. This honest and engaging memoir provides a rare and insightful glimpse into the reality of life in Africa. 'This is Africa' takes the reader on two dream chasing quests, which the author artfully weaves into one uproarious and unforgettable story.
The Safari Chronicles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A comedy about a stubborn ex-president's quest to find the biggest lion in Africa.
The Coming False Revival And The 144,000
Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Eschatology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy
Just as the Messianic prophecies concerning the death and resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ were literally fulfilled, so too will the Bible's words about the end times plainly come to pass. However, when they do come to pass, some of the details might be very different from our expectations. This booklet explores an alternative possibility for the identity of the 144,000 to demonstrate such.
Lust, Money & Murder - Book 9, Escape from Sudan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Synopsis: While in Sudan, Elaine Brogan receives new information about Stanley Ketchum, and it's a game changer. She realizes that the plan that she and Giorgio Cattoretti agreed upon to have Raj Malik arrested will no longer work without significant modification. Will The Cat go along with it? And can she avoid the deadly Janjaweed warriors and escape from Sudan alive?
Anglicans in Postcolonial Africa
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 108,740. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Based on 319 face-to-face interviews with 319 Kenyans across the Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) between 2005 and 2010, this is the most up to date and comprehensive account currently available on Kenyan Anglicanism in the post-colonial era.
P.A.G.E...P..for Peom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Africa-the billion dollar machine has turned it's cry in poetry... The cry of a mother in pain... The cry of men being seduced by the charms of ladies... Hmmmmm....#Ghana #
Lust, Money & Murder - Book 8, Blood Diamonds
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 98,580. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
In an extraordinary twist of fate, Elaine Brogan and Luna Faye end up joining forces with Giorgio Cattoretti to try to take down Raj Malik. At the end of Book 7, Elaine learned that Raj is smuggling diamonds out of a secret mine in Central Africa. Her mission is to go to Chad and find the location of the mine at all costs. Can she pull it off? And can she really trust Giorgio Cattoretti?