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The Adinkra Cloth
By Mary C. Aldridge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction
"Our mother was dying; grief ate her heart like a witch." Can one young boy protect himself and his three little brothers from the malevolent shapechanger who will stop at nothing to possess the secret of their mother's magic? "The Adinkra Cloth" is a Nebula Award Finalist short story and winner of the Cauldron Award from the readers of Marion Zimmer Bradley's Fantasy Magazine.
The Knife That Makes Men
By Mary C. Aldridge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction
"A smith-lord fears nothing made of fire." But can the embittered smith-lord of conquered Nkai forge an alliance with Daloro's hostile Prince Regent in order to protect the boy King of Daloro from a treasonous magical attack at the most vulnerable moment of his young life?
The Windela Man
By Mary C. Aldridge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction
Now, Shebe's bracelet there reminds me of a certain story. All of you know where gold comes from, don't you? But do you know how it is that Kessala women out of all the women in the world rule the gold trade? No? Well this is a story for you, then: about Ga the Traveler and how she found the Windela people and established the gold trade and why no one will ever see the face of a Windela man!
The Work Leader
By Mary C. Aldridge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction
The King's work leaders must be masters of the land, but the akasifi forest spirits refuse to acknowledge 15-year-old Kdano Luchenna's right to land mastery. Can Kdano convince the akasifi that he is true Luchenna blood or will the ancient forest spirits take back the farmlands that feed the nation? A story of courage, magic, custom, and law at many levels.
The Adinkra Cloth & Other Stories
By Mary C. Aldridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
"The Adinkra Cloth & Other Stories" contains five "African fantasy" stories by Nebula Finalist Mary C. Aldridge. Besides the title story, this volume includes Cauldron winner story "The Knife That Makes Men," "The Windela Man," the light-hearted "A Courting Story," and "The Work Leader," a novelette-length tale that was awarded a Fiction Fellowship by the Massachusetts Artists Foundation.
Numen Yeye
By Biola Olatunde
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,500. Language: American English. Published: February 28, 2014 by IFWGPublishingAustralia. Category: Fiction
Numen Yeye is about two worlds, inextricably interconnected. Numen Yeye is a princess in the Kingdom of Light, and her spirit is channeled through a young girl called Ife, who lives in a Nigerian village. Ife's awareness of her Light connection grows, but not as quickly as her dismay with the abuse of Nigeria's religious heritage in dark practices.
Ola - The Tale of a Young Moon Maiden
By D C Nkado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,410. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction
Five witches will stop at nothing to see great Odu fall …their only obstacle, a sixteen-year-old girl who has not the slightest idea of who she really is.