Books tagged: african folktales

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An Arduous Task
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In an African village setting, Katanga was charged with a crime he committed (and admittedly guilty) some twenty years earlier as a rebel fighter during his country’s civil war. Now forced as a sober adult to confront one woman who has the courage to summon him before a somewhat new generation of villagers as they discuss reconciliation.
Christian African Folktales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
African folktales are known for fetish, occult, wizardry, trickery and outsmarting the other person. This book is written to change that and teach positive character ideals. There are 10 virtues that will be taught in the stories (one for each story). They are love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control, righteousness.
How The Zebra Got His Stripes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa
This is the first in our twelve African Folktale series. It is the illustrated long version of a known and well-loved folktale. An African folktale is quite different from an ordinary story, because this is a life story, based upon fact and tradition rather than pure fiction.