Books tagged: african culture

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The Property Circus I
Pre-release—available June 30, 2017. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Property Circus has just one aim - to take you on the best circus trip of your life. Through the poems and stories you will be drawn into a world of mystery and emotions. Each contributor has a unique style and you can't help but invest your emotions and thoughts into the work. We invite you to The Property Circus.
Ifechidere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by The Fearless Storyteller House Emporium Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
A tale of a young girl done good, despite bullying and poverty ...
Melodies of Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
After a disastrous teenage romance with now popular musician Aristar, Adaora finds herself thrust back into his life twelve years later. Ikenna is a music star who has fame and more money than he could ever dream of, but something is missing, In spite of all the women who throw themselves at him, he cant seem to forget Adaora. He manipulates events to bring her back into his life.....
Lords Over Kenia: The Prophecy of the Moon Chief
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 60,930. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Alternative history
Three exceptionally dissimilar kingdoms are already dogged by mistrust, cultural differences and precedent conflicts. But now, they are on the brink of an all out war, as the era of the boy who carries death dawns!
African Identities: a New Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This polemic longread takes a critical look at the differences in the discourse about Africa and about Europe. Comparing Africa and Europe 130 years ago and today, the book contains a passionate plea for greater respect for the different African cultures and languages and contends that a lack of such respect is one of the main factors impeding Africa's development today.
Same Sex Marriage (The Female-Husband-Woman) A Play
Price: $2.20 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Same sex marriage among the Nandi only occurred between female candidates. One candidate had to be in the past child bearing age and must not have born a male child. The purpose of the union was to generate a male inheritor for the female husband woman. The process was unique as the new female husband had to forgo any form of sexual interaction. So how will the inheritor be born?
Diary of a Zulu Girl Part 2
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,940. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A universal story is a story that in any place at any time people can relate to. Thandeka Mkhize's is one adventure that so many girls across the world identify with! It's is not about liking things, but a basic need to survive and be relevant that drives her story and the people around her.
Book 22 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Once a week, Tabitha Molefe fed the wild cats living under a motorway bridge near her home. It was her hobby. She fed them cheap off-cuts from the butcher and which did not cost her very much. However, she never suspected that her hobby would one day lead to her meeting the Zama-Zama.
One For You One For Me
Price: Free! Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Two businessmen from Tanzania start a business that at first does not do as well as they would like. That is where Prof Moto Moto comes in. When he fails Prof Pima Moto takes over. But as they say when the hand gets tired, the shoulder takes over. The shoulder appears in the shape of Prof Zima Moto. So where does the albino child come into all this?
Ubuntu Christianity
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Discipleship Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / General
The well known and respected South African theologian Desmond Tutu, formerly Anglican archbishop, has said, “In Africa we have something called ‘ubuntu’ in Nguni languages, or ‘botho’ in Sotho, which is difficult to translate into English. It is the essence of being human. It speaks of the fact that my humanity is caught up and is inextricably bound up in yours. I am human because I belong.