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Red Jacket
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,680. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It’s 1892, the fourth and nastiest year of the Civil War. With war prices for some things going through the roof, there are some cargoes that are too tempting, tucked down in places too risky, and a ship captain has to weigh both if he wants to make a profit and stay afloat. Normally my parents would have been back in port a week ago, but they’re overdue. Nothing to worry about yet – much.
Savage (A Jack Sigler Thriller)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,440. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Breakneck Media. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Chess Team Book 6: While on the trail of a stolen tactical nuclear weapon, Jack Sigler, callsign: King, and his black ops Chess Team, answer a cry for help. The Democratic Republic of the Congo is on the verge of exploding into another bloody civil war that will engulf all of Africa and put millions at risk, a crisis too politically volatile for any outside nation to touch.
Montema Elenge- A Youthful Heart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite
Alessandra, a young college graduate, finds herself on an adventure of God-sized proportions as she travels to Congo on a mission trip.
The Reserve
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Luke Merritt is director of the Kigogo Wildlife Reserve, in the jungled heart of the Congo River Basin. When a guide is mysteriously killed, Merritt embarks on a dangerous journey into the Reserve, uncovering a crime that could have grave impact around the globe. A frantic chase through the interior will decide Merritt’s fate, and for millions of people, life lies in the balance.
Half a Piece of Cloth: The Courage of Africa's Countless Widows
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Riveting first-hand accounts from widows in seven African countries, many young with young children, exposing their desperate circumstances and courage. 'In tune with the African way of telling stories. Once I started reading, it was hard to put down.' From the Introduction by Emily Onyango of Kenya.
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 10. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Would you like to develop a deeper understanding of this classic piece of literature? This guide places the novella in its historical context and through more than 80 in-depth questions guides the reader to a deeper understanding of the themes, and characters of the text. Even if you know this text well, you will gain new insights.
African Revenge
Series: Lance Weber, 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,310. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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"Mr McCoy gets on with the job of telling us exactly what it is like in the Heart of Darkness. He has the soldier's eye for terrain and the soldier's eye for character. This has the ring of truth." — John Braine, author of “Room at the Top”, in the Sunday Telegraph AFRICAN REVENGE is the hyper-shock tale of a deadly crocodile hunt traversing the face of Africa like a moving small-scale war.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Female Participation in Formed Police Units, Integration of Women in Formed Police Units of Peacekeeping Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This report looks at the obstacles that continue to impact the integration of women into Formed Police Units (FPUs) of Peacekeeping Operations.
Africa Lives in My Soul: Responses to an African Childhood
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 71,340. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
How do missionary kids really feel about growing up in Africa? This heartfelt book exposes their raw feelings about their childhoods in Angola and Congo from the 1930s to the 1960s. Variously called third culture kids, global nomads, or MKs, we share an overwhelming love for Africa along with a lifelong sense of not belonging in North America.
Eyelids of the Morning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,920. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Two brothers, pulled away from everything they know and into the heart of the Congo River Basin, make the discovery of a millennium. Ethan and Rory's uncle believes there are dinosaurs in the Congo, and he is on a mission of discovery. But with discovery will come sacrifice as well as the chance to restore what has been in chaos.