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When the Apricots Bloom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Savvy Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young woman lawyer trying to break through the heavy bureaucracy of the Egyptian legal system gets her chance when the Public Prosecutor calls upon her to make an appearance in court. The case is an ugly one: a young bicycle messenger beaten to death for no apparent reason. Unless, concludes the lawyer, he was carrying a message someone didn't want delivered.
Boomers Away; Travels at the Edge of the Comfort Zone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 166,970. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tag along as your authors journey through: 5 continents, 18 countries, and 108 cities. Climb ancient pyramids. Hike up sacred mountains. Safari amidst fascinating wildlife. Wander atmospheric local markets. Meet wonderful people. Explore cites old and new. Lie on palm shaded beaches. Sample exotic foods. Experience the thrill of discovery and exploration. See the world in fresh and exciting ways.
Storm Over Khartoum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
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1884: Deep in the Sudan, the British are in a frantic bid to save Gordon of Khartoum, from the Mahdi’s fanatic army. Teenage brothers Edgar and Rupert Clinton, twins divided by a woman’s greed, unravel a past crime that threatens their futures. Separated by events, they are thrown into desperate adventures as the conflict rages. Both find Muslim allies willing to risk all to see them through.
Trafficked!
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 25,650. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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I'm Rashad Stevens. I wasn't looking for trouble. I was in Cairo to work my way out of poverty and save my mother from the fungus disease that the aliens brought when they trashed Europe. But I and Hany Girgis found a chance to travel the stars in the employ of our space-gecko-scum overlords. So what's wrong with that? Apart from being illegal, probably exploitative and possibly lethal, I mean?
The Curse of the Hairy Geologist: An Ariana Okata Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 73,550. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When Ariana Okata's boss is murdered, to her great shock she becomes a suspect. In order to clear her good name and catch the eye of the cute lead detective on the case, Ariana embarks on a global manhunt for the real killer.
Revolution in Cairo (hour by hour story)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
First edition. 'Life on Mohamed Mahmoud street goes at usual pace, just like on every other street in this district of the city – people go shopping, meet their friends, spend their time out on the roofs of old tenements. Everything is so „normal”. And then, on one winter day this „normality” disappeared and everything became completely different and this happened on the day of 25th January, 2011'
A Photographic Tour of Egypt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
I have tried to show a different perspective with my 40+ photographs of the places that I visited. See such things as how the pyramids of Giza really look close-up, a "stepped" pyramid older than those at Giza, some of the stunning art work and carvings in the temples, view of the Nile from the Aswan ("High") Dam, the beauty of the Nile north of the Dam, and the glibness of a bazaar vendor.
Egypt Unshackled: Using social media to @#:) the System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Egypt, treasured 'bucket' list destination for many, saw pro-democracy youth battle for freedom in Tahrir Square. This is their story of revolution where social media and Twitter helped topple a brutal, dictatorial regime in just 18 Days. Journalist Denis G. Campbell, Editor of UK Progressive Magazine, weaves a compelling moment-to-moment narrative.
Self-Determination and Change in the Middle East and North Africa: Policy Speech by President Barack Obama, May 2011 - Islam, Israel and the 1967 Borders, Palestine, Libya, Egypt, Tunisia, Iraq, Iran
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,570. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Here is the complete text of the historic speech given by President Barack Obama on May 19, 2011 about self-determination and change in the Middle East and North Africa, plus extensive material from the State Department about Administration policy towards Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, Yeman, Iraq, Iran, Israel and the Palestinians, and more.
Mediterranean (Sunrise)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,280. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
_Mediterranean (Sunrise)_ follows the young vagabond Adrien Zograffi as he sets sail from his native Romania. At sea, he meets Moussa, a Romanian Jew traveling to Alexandria, Egypt, in an attempt to bring a wayward daughter, Sarah, now being pimped by her boyfriend, back into the fold. Adrien and Moussa join forces and are witnesses to and participants in the events that seal Sarah's fate.