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The Indiscretions of a Candidate.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
"It is time to end this era of error," she said as if reciting a poem. I must tell you the whole story or you would not understand what it is to have a temperamental friend called Kuvuna, a trouble maker pal call Billy, stolen examination papers, and the National examinations; all which are gnawing on your conscience minute.
Book 40 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,860. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first two stories are about misunderstandings that sometimes arise between Western and African cultures. At one level, these are humorous incidents. At a deeper level, they raise issues about insensitivity and intolerance. In the third story, Happy is a four year old child abandoned by his mother. He is taken in by a kindly woman. This is a story about the difficulties in finding acceptance.
Book 39 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first of these two stories is set in an expensive boarding school. We follow the life of one of the boys, a failure with a grudge against authority. The boy witnesses a man being thrown off a whites-only train. The incident has a profound effect on him. It is a story of growth and maturity. The second story is a humorous tale of three sisters fighting over their wealthy mother’s will.
Book 38 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Lindi has a bad habit of showing off in front of her friends. What she does not realize is that one day she might have to beg them for help. The second story traces the changing traditions in the lives of three Pedi women. The old granny’s life was bound by tradition. Hers was an arranged marriage. The second woman wants to choose her husband and the youngest rebels against tradition completely.
Book 37 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 10,580. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first of these two stories is a humorous look at a rogue who invests in technology to cover his tracks. Unfortunately for him, it is the technology that leads to his downfall. In the second story, a young idealistic man journeys to Africa to help solve the problems of the continent. He is fated to learn the lessons of life which others who went before him have already learned.
Thokolosi Rising
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,230. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Ilorin and her companions set out on a perilous journey to a mythical place called Ntswanatsatsi. Legend has it that this is where life springs from. Their mission? To bring one of their own back from the dead. However, what stands in their way is an army of Thokolosi, creatures no mortal has ever seen and lived to tell the tale for their sole purpose is to protect Ntswanatsatsi.
Wrong Romance
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
The blissful lovelife of a happy couple,was cut short by a few month-long professional assignment. Rita was going to wait for her husband’s return. She was going to be very faithful to her nuptial obligations. But along the line, she involuntarily finds herself a temporary lover, and then, there's no going back. She can't just control herself from wanting him. Now she must choose from the two men
Tales A Genie Told Me: The Dragon Slayer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Three stories in one folktale, all told in the traditional African style.
Thunder III: Hope Haven
Series: Thunder: An Elephant's Journey. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Thunder is on the ultimate quest to fulfill his destiny. Tasked with finding Hope Haven, Thunder sets out to discover the mystery of Hope Haven with his friends Razor, a solitary lion; Dash, a spotted genet; and Archie, a black banded monitor lizard. When they discover that Hope Haven is a sanctuary for abandoned and injured animals, Thunder stumbles upon more than he bargained for.
The House that Bethany Built
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Follow Bethany and a host of unforgettable characters as they navigate their way through betrayal, family secrets and lies. Find out how the love of God helped to repair the shattered pieces that fell from The House that Bethany Built.