Books tagged: african fantasy

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The Adinkra Cloth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"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
Series: Numen Yeye. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,500. Language: American English. Published: February 28, 2014 by IFWGPublishingAustralia. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,410. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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.
When Twins War: Book I
Price: Free! Words: 63,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
For over a thousand years the twin cities of Iza-Kiêrre and Ben-Kiêrre have upheld a covenant of peace, protecting the South of Lexedore from the Moncoin, an ancient evil of the past. But when the cities go to war, all of Lexedore is thrown into turmoil.
When Twins War: Book II
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 52,660. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Meadow is burning. All hope of the twin cities of Iza-Kiêrre and Ben-Kiêrre recommitting to peace has been shattered. But when Tarkanyon the Outlander hears that the Moncoin, an ancient evil, might return in five days - and that an ancient creature in the desert may be creating this war - he sets out to find it.
Bone Dancer's War
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
In a mountaintop city, a God-Queen's consort must track down a necromancer bent on killing immortals. Armed with half-forgotten magic and not much else, Junior Consort Elosha must navigate treason and insurrection as he tries to save his family, his culture, and his home. 'Bone Dancer's War' is a novelette of necromancy, polyandry, gods and monsters, and the first volume of the Songs of Esoka.