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The Long Walk And Other Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: British English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
The Long Walk and Other Tales is a collection of short stories which depicts various affairs and events in modern Africa, most especially Nigeria. Though in some of the stories, the setting and characters used are not African, it portrays some of the problems faced by African societies in a very symbolic or disguised way.
A Woman in a Man's World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,170. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Spanning seventy years, this charismatic autobiography chronicles the rags-to-riches story of a woman determined to succeed in a male dominated world of business. Set in Southern Africa against the back drop of a world war, the savage Rhodesian bush war and turbulent political change, it is a story of raw courage, of disaster and danger, liberally spiced with humour, interesting people and animals
Verbal Recoils
Price: Free! Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Educational
Thabo was due to marry his long term fiancé. He looked forward to it, but he had to finish his degree program first. His lady would not marry him unless he got a job. Thabo failed his final year and had to repeat. He did so for the second time and the lady got impatient. On the third try, he faced a fresh hurdle. Who or what was trying to block his future?
The Slave Boy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,390. Language: American English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twelve-year-old Boma’s life takes another turn the day he prepares for his village land-cleansing festival. He is silently kidnapped, bound and spirited away from the shores of southeastern Nigeria to the Caribbean Island as a slave.
Jaws of Justice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: British English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
He had not set out to change his lifestyle or that of the Emperor. But he did. He crossed paths with a cruel Emperor and survived. This is the story of a game-changer in Mangala Empire.
Corruption, Stop it!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,600. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Essay » Political
Feel the pains of African youths going to the top as they struggle to break-free from bondage of corrupt leaders and taskmasters to win. This memoir is about the ravages of corruption in Nigeria & how the storyteller crashed, and bounced back to the top. The theme is freedom, leadership; the thrust is movement; context is branding; setting is Nigeria; background is African; the story inspires
Where the Road Leads
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
One woman's journey through love, loss and family drama in three countries.
I see... Savannah — Your Baby, Binoculars, and African Animals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
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Your Baby, Binoculars, and African Animals! Join your child on safari in the African Savannah — discover clues through your binoculars that lead to whimsical and engaging characters. Meet these animals on your journey: Elephant, Rhinoceros, Giraffe, Lion, and Zebra. Designed to be enjoyed by children 0-6 with/or without adult participation. Twenty-two full page color illustrations.