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Benin Republic, and Dahomey. Kingdom
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,250. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
History of Dahomey, Queen Mother, and the Ruling Environment. Benin Republic, and Dahomey. The Pre-history of Dahomey Kingdom and the Queen Mother. Benin was the seat of one of the great medieval African kingdoms called Dahomey. Europeans began arriving in the area in the 18th century, as the kingdom of Dahomey was expanding its territory.
Reconnaissance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: French. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » French Poetry
Le chef d’œuvre ‘’Reconnaissance’’ de Mireille Dimigou Medali lui a été inspiré par sa vie conjugale, la naissance de son premier enfant et son séjour récent au Bénin. Elle y partage en 45 poèmes son admiration pour son cher époux, son fils et sa reconnaissance à tous ses proches. Je vous invite à lire et relire, ce recueil qui est un miroir de l'âme de la jeune auteure.
Le testament spirituel de SBJ Oschoffa
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: French. Published: October 13, 2017 by Dallys-Tom Medali. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
L’Eglise du Christianisme Céleste a été fondée par SBJ Oschoffa qui la dirigea de main de maître, entouré de ses disciples jusqu’à son élévation. A travers cet essai de synthèse, le frère David Medali convie tous les chrétiens célestes à une relecture salutaire des derniers commandements du plus Grand Prophète noir du 20e siècle, pour l’épanouissement de tous les fidèles et l’unité de l’église.
Murder in Benin: Kate Puzey's Death in the Peace Corps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kate Puzey was a popular, outgoing 24-year-old who loved being a Peace Corps volunteer in West Africa. She taught English at a village school in Benin and fought tirelessly for girls' empowerment and opportunity. But when she discovered a dark secret in her village, she knew she needed to take a stand-- a decision that would ultimately cost her life.
Nosa's Wedding
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
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A young Nigerian woman prepares for her white wedding to her boyfriend of 3 years. Their relationship has outlived unusual trials. However, what happens on the day of the wedding will determine the future of this couple.
Gbesu Wema Kulito Vol I: Book of Divine Ancestral Law
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
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Gbesu Wema Kulito bridges the mundane to the spiritual with illustrations of spiritual laws and as it is expressed by the laws of the universe. Sections on mind science, ancestral worship science, the various souls of the human and much more show the viability of Vodun for today's Afrikan.
Voodoo Kingdoms And Dodgy Places: Travels in Timbuktu, Burkina Faso And Other West African Lands
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Voodoo Kingdoms And Dodgy Places is intrepid traveller Tan Wee Cheng’s latest collection of travelogues. Follow him to West Africa, the land of Timbuktu, the very epitome of remoteness and lost wealth, and of the enigmatic voodoo kingdoms in Benin and Togo. He was mobbed by former child soldiers in Liberia, caught in a riot in Burkina Faso and chased after desert giraffes in a Nigérien taxi.
The Barefoot Sergeant
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Short historical fiction. What happens to the "primitive" or "primal" art from Africa? The prices of African art are fueled by strange prejudices. In this story about Benin, a hero from the 1930s escapes oblivion and finds a home.
Légendes inédites d’Afrique
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,270. Language: French. Published: May 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Speak French? Discover 40 great African tales in a wonderful universe. You will love it ! Les contes africains mélangent à l’infini histoires d’animaux et vie des hommes prédateurs ou victimes, un peu comme les anciennes fables de La Fontaine. Venez écouter les griots et sorciers d’Afrique vous narrer leurs plus belles histoires d'amour, de magie, de guerre et plus encore.