Books tagged: africa

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Cry of the Fish Eagle
Series: Piet van Zyl Adventure Thrillers. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » General
Long before the Europeans came to Zambia, natives told of the fierce creatures, Kongamato, inhabiting the swamplands and terrorizing their villages. The fear died down, the softly whispered stories never did. Kongamato escapes the lair where it had been buried alive, the fears rise again. Kongamato speaks. It rules the natives. It demands human sacrifice. It must be stopped. Piet must stop it.
África Salvaje
Price: Free! Words: 190. Language: Spanish. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Africa es un gran Continente, hogar de algunas de las especies de animales más icónicas del mundo. Leones, elefantes, gorilas, jirafas y muchos otros son nativos de África.
Wild Africa
Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Africa is a great Continent, home of the most iconic animal species in the world. Lions, elephants, gorillas, giraffes and many others are native to Africa.
Queen Idia's Africa: Queen Idia's Dream
Series: Queen Idia's Africa. Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Oyo Ahenza’s children have been celebrating Queen Idia’s Day at school. But they wonder if the dream Queen Idia had could ever really have happened. Back in the 16th century we visit the court of Oba Esigie where he and the Queen Mother, Queen Idia, are visited by a Portuguese emissary and we find out why Africa was never colonized and trans-Atlantic slavery never happened.
Una Aventura Africana
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 34,330. Language: Spanish. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Exotismo y romance, aventuras al estilo clásico y eterno.1892 en el África colonial. Un espía francés recorre el África Oriental Alemana. La hija de un jeque árabe en peligro. Cazadores de marfil, traficantes de esclavos, reyezuelos nativos en el contexto del Gran Juego Africano entre potencias coloniales. Un thriller atrapante que te cortará la respiración desde el primer momento.
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 avoided, 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.