Books tagged: colonialism

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The Brown Sahebs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,440. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Brown Sahebs tells the story of India as it put on the clothes of a democracy while its body and soul remained a colony’s. It tells the story of power changing hands from the white sahebs to the brown sahebs who kept the inequality between the rulers and the ruled intact.
A Series Of White Lies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,650. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
Loosely woven in and around First Peoples’ traditions and lifeviews, the four novellas in A Series of White Lies follow successive generations of an odd patchwork quilt of a family. The four stories are included in this bundle.
Expecting To Fly
Series: A Series of White Lies. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
“Just people.” Her simple words diffuse the escalating tension in a racially charged encounter. And with that, two naïve teenagers, Brigit and her brother, along with an irrelevant old street bum fuse into a formidable force. The three find themselves flying inescapably into a crazy-minded mission to help a broken city mend its ways.
Circles
Series: A Series of White Lies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,350. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
It’s no surprise to her. Not the first one anyway. But then another? And fresh on the heels of those two, yet one more? Initially for Rory it’s overwhelming. But quickly he is won over to thrive in the chaos and calamity the three youngsters bring to the once tranquil little blue house. Then one day, almost without warning, two of them are gone.
Elders, Children, Flying Saucers And Fences
Series: A Series of White Lies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,540. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
In a sleepy little prairie town the stilling of the ever-present wind is the first silent signaling. Everything is changing. A quietly defiant boy, Clify, from a privileged family; a whimsical young girl, Windy, from the poor side of town … the story follows their passages through childhood into adolescence, adulthood and finally into their elder years, in a world spun upside-down.
Congolese Grandpa; A Life of War, Work and Worship
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 61,420. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Congolese Grandpa; A Life of War, Work and Worship tells the story of Ukerdhogu Jalukal Evariste, known by many simply as "Grandpa". Grandpa's life is one that will fascinate your mind and capture your soul as you hear of his enduring love for his people through colonialist strife, independence, civil war, exile, poverty, and failed relationships.
Everyone Hates The English
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Alternative history
It is human to be annoyed by certain aspects of life, by individuals or group of people. People habitually associate exhibited characteristics with specific people and for centuries the English have dissatisfied the most people across the globe. But as diverse as the reasons why Everyone Hates The English are, the world still respects and simply enjoy the English the most. These tales say as much.
Kitafe
Price: Free! Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
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Graham Theakston is a journalist in East Africa just before independence. He’s a bit of a hack, a bit of a boozer, smokes too much and is bullied by both his white boss and his black wife. Despite this, he bumbles along, until a rebel leader takes offence at an article he's written for the local rag.
Guns and Guano
Series: Epiphany Club. Price: Free! Words: 37,340. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Dirk Dynamo is enjoying a life of learning with the Epiphany Club. Joining an expedition to find the Great Library of Alexandria, he finds himself on the island of Hakon, where colonial life is not what it seems. With monsters in the jungle, conspiracies in the mansion and ninjas dogging his trail, can Dirk and his friends find the first clue to the Library before they meet a deadly fate?
Africa; Colonized And Terrorized
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Everyone seems to have come from Africa, the continent that straddles the tropics and the equator! Africa has been alleged by archeologists to be the Mother of Humanity. This can be proved by civilizations that stretch from as far as Egypt to Zimbabwe. Interestingly, the researchers who have come to prove that Africa is the cradle of the first human civilization are not children of Africa per se.