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You Cannot Chase Two Antelopes At the Same Time
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
You Cannot Chase Two Antelopes at The Same Time is a heart-warming story about two siblings who set out to chase two antelopes Sable and Suni in the Savannah forest of South Africa. All throughout the narrative valuable lessons of focus, determination, courage and persistence are depicted. Children will learn about these valuable character traits through vivid visual illustrations.
Inspiring Kidz Leadership Lessons from African Proverbs
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
In this children’s leadership book "Inspiring Kidz Leadership Lessons from African Proverbs," the sayings of African proverbs form the basis of the leadership lessons for children that permeates the chapters of this book. Not only will you read about kids leadership lessons through African proverbs but your child(tren) will glean life-long leadership nuggets and vivid character-building lessons.
Wisdom for the Road - (Volume 12) - Another 100 African Proverbs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
'We speak to the wise son with proverbs, not in long winded talk.' This is one of the many nuggets hidden in this special volume of proverbs which expands upon the wealth of wisdom hidden in African cultures. Wisdom is integral to one's existence. Without it, there is no point to one's existence.
Wisdom for the Road - (Volume 11) - 100 African Proverbs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Growing up as a young child in Ghana, West Africa, Prince Kwasi Mensah got the chance to hear proverbs, at first hand, from grandparents and older relatives. These wise sayings and observations, in addition to those in the Bible, have acted as lights for his life walk. In this special volume, he shares those native proverbs with us.
The Elders' Wisdom
Price: Free! Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
The Elders' Wisdom is a collection of hundreds of the most powerful Liberian Parables along with their meanings. The author gives some in depth explanations in some places to make understanding these parables easy for those that are unfamiliar to Liberian culture.
Charms on a Woman's Waist
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Popular culture
"To a wrestler, the legs of an opponent are miles away." This is just one of many proverbs to awaken readers to native wisdom pent up in African proverbs. It is hoped that your words will be empowered through the choice of making it a companion, ‘Charms On A Woman’s Waist.’
The Wooden Ship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Wooden Ship is a fictional account of the people of Africa's arrival to the New World. It is told by the African guru, teacher, and wise man of his village, Nambuta. He seeks to save his people from an approaching large ship, heading towards Africa. He attempts to rally his people, to take to the sea and turn back the wooden ship. Generational stories,and listening are the focus here.
365 African Proverbs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations
Proverbs are the palm oil with which words are eaten - These are the golden words of the great African writer Chinua Achebe (Author – Things fall Apart). Now you can enjoy the richness in African ancient wisdom. With the satisfaction of the readers in mind, 365 proverbs of the finest African Proverbs were carefully selected for the maximum reading pleasure of everyone.365 Rich Proverbs.