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Tales A Genie Told Me: The Dragon Slayer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Three stories in one folktale, all told in the traditional African style.
Tales A Genie Told Me: The Enchanted Forest Book 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
African traditional storytelling style with a tinge of magical folklore and fairytale approach.
A Week of Tortoise Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fairy tales
Tortoise is a clever and foolish trickster who thinks he knows it all. Although he regularly outwits others,Tortoise has a spotty record of success; sometimes, he gets away with things, and other times, he definitely does not! Titles include "Silly Princesses,"The Magic Tree," "Common Sense," "The Sticky Thief," "Sizzling Stew," "Flying Lessons," and "Hot Competition."
Iroko Village: Book 1- The Arrival
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
In the far reach of Nigeria, West Africa is Iroko a remote Village. Life here is simple. Farm, eat, sleep and traditional activities. That is just about it. Then Mark and Brook arrived. Two unsuspecting American entrepreneurs, their arrival unknown to them is about to transform the little village into something that even the gods did not see coming.
Sodality
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: British English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / New Experience
Sodi is excited to finally be in secondary school! But his first year is nothing like what he expects.
The Spear Thrower
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,860. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
About eighty thousand years ago in eastern Africa, a young native named Nibu witnesses some lions kill his parents while out hunting. It is extraordinary that even after such a horrific event, Nibu is inspired to invent the throwing spear, a weapon that is far superior to the old hand spear and which will change our history forever.
Eye of a Needle: And Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,170. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
“Like many of the best story tellers, Cornelia Fick is funny.” J. Bekker-Thesen “What was most fascinating for me was the beautiful and elegant writing. It is clean and polished, laden with vivid and beautiful descriptions (this) is a gorgeous treat for fans of flash fiction and the short story ” Five star review from Reader’s Favorite
Changing Fortunes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,510. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Many things happen to us throughout our lives and Changing Fortunes reflects how this as we grow up, grow older, and even change countries. Take a trip back in time, browse the African plains, experience the heartbreak involved in making tough decisions, as well as betrayal, deception and love. Enjoy!
The Fourth Mandate
Series: Society for Paranormals, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Having offered her unequivocal resignation, Beatrice Knight is certain she is clear of her former employer. That is, until the Society’s Director Prof Runal shows up at the train station, her cousin announces horrifying news and a ponytailed dwarf decides he needs her powers for his evil scheme. Fortunately, anything is manageable with a pot of tea and a fully loaded walking stick.
Society for Paranormals (Boxed set)
Series: Society for Paranormals, Book 0. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 155,880. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
3-in-1 boxset with 400+ reviews! Jane Austen meets Lara Croft: a paranormal detective refuses to let danger, death and unwanted suitors inconvenience her in British East Africa. If you adore “Pride & Prejudice”, appreciate British humor, enjoy paranormal mysteries, or would love to experience adventure in colonial Africa, then start your supernatural safari right now.