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Nobel Prize Winner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » General
This captivating story is about two men, a son and his father who shrewdly participate in the socio-political affairs of the nation often emerging tops. Each of them has mastered the ropes of the game, through practice and persistence, even in the hardest of circumstances. One of them is eventually awarded the highest honor on earth, the Nobel Peace Prize for his contribution to the society..
Historical Echoes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
The Historical Echoes is a collection of poems from Edwin Mathe, an up and coming creative writer, who in his years of writing poetry dubbed himself the Prince of Poetry. He takes poetry to heart and gives his all in this collection as he takes a journey through life as a poet.
The Turtle's Shell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
The Turtle's Shell tells the story of Tobi, a smart turtle who thinks he can get away with deceiving his friends. He ends up learning a few shell cracking lessons. This friendly easy-to-read book shows children how our everyday actions and decisions always consequences. This story also draws attention to the nuggets of wisdom embedded in African cultural stories.
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Series: The Filchers, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Six people, six days, one big score. It’s been a year since Ben, Chris and Leon had stolen three rare diamonds from a high-end jewellery store in Stellenbosch. Now, they’ve decided to go at it once again, but this time the score is bigger and the job is bolder. Not only will they have to watch the clock this time, but they'll have to watch their backs too.
When the Soul Awakens
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Dumi Senda is an internationally acclaimed award winning poet, children’s author, story teller, humanitarian and speaker hailed as the Voice of the Voiceless.
African Short Stories vol. 1
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 95,300. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A collection of thirty eight short stories of African narrative traditions. The entertainment and educational values of this remarkable volume will appeal to readers and story lovers of all ages and nationalities.
The Visitor
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A movie scene has triggered in Deego, the viewer, series of experiences which draw back to a history of crime and death in an African nation. Mensa, who was Deego, and also Erie in the land of his ancestors, must go back in time and retrieve his memory lost from the gun blast that took his life on earth.
African Literature 10
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 67,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
This unique concern with authors and their works marks a continuing quest for the assessment of Africa's creative literatures alongside aesthetic and visionary progress in their varying degrees of individual consciousness across their diverse nationalities.
Children of Koloko
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seen through the eyes of a young hero and his friends, the story spans the life and habits of semi urban folks in Africa. Chin Ce's capacity to amuse by the sheer ribaldry of his narrative and humorous treatment of his characters is in the best tradition of modern African satires.
African Literature 9
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
Pursues the permutation of Black literary traditions within and beyond the continent, providing a forum for rediscovering and re-validating traditional values even as the modern text finds itself constantly seeking and reinventing new specializations, new definitions and new ways in which universal African visions may find expressions in and by means of literature.