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Foy Short, A Life in Southern Africa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,110. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Biography of Foy Short, a pioneer evangelist who lived in what is now Zambia and Zimbabwe from 1922 through 1995. The book explores not only the traditional hazards he faced as a “missionary” (wild animals, primitive tribesmen and dangerous travel) but also the doctrinal and spiritual challenges that he had to battle in establishing churches of Christ and training African teachers.
Kubuka & The Magic Calabash
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,560. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Kubuka is a monkey with a mission! Set in Africa at a time of drought, this is the tale of Kubuka’s quest to find the magic calabash — a task given to him by Amanzi the rain spirit, who is held captive in the depths of a baobab tree. This beautifully illustrated story weaves fact with myth in a wondrous adventure that will enthral children aged six to 12. After reading please review this book!
Life After Death
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Price: Free! Words: 65,540. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Natasha leaves for an Accounting degree on a scholarship. She returns to her dying mother after finishing. She then leaves for Bulawayo when her mother dies. The next thing she adopts a kid straight from the street. That is before she realized she has contacted the virus. But she’d survive somehow. Where’ll she find her hope? Abortion, adoption, love?
My Passage to Africa.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,950. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is my true account of a journey to southern Africa with two of my friends in 1971, and my experiences whilst working for a fire brigade in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe). There are many amusing anecdotes, but most of the humour is derived from the differences in the eras over the past 40 years, especially in today's PC climate. I hope this tale will interest, amuse & amaze the reader.
Loving Me: Reclaiming My Power
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,160. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this book, you are drawn into the life of a young black girl living in Zimbabwe, through which you get a fascinating, sometimes shocking insight into the culture, 'traditions' and true reality of living in this country during massive political changes. The health theme running throughout this book shows how the author cures the chronic headaches and allergies that plagued her life.
The Baobab Accord
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The winds of change are blowing through the sub continent, where a ruthless despot supported by his vicious military generals, and on their payroll are many hundreds of foreign mercenaries; collectively they have been, and currently are practicing mass genocide on a population of five million people, in an attempt to make them compliant and docile.
Two Continents One Hope: Searching The Atlantic For The Souls Of Black People
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,490. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
When S. Denice Newton made a trip to Zimbabwe in 2011, she didn't know that it would profoundly impact her life. For several weeks she was able to the devastation caused by the AIDS pandemic. Upon returning to the United States, Denice focused on the various societal ills such as gun and gang violence affecting black people in America that may eventually contribute to racial annihilation.
UniverSoul Reflections
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Series: Universoul. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
'UniverSoul Reflections' is a collection of five previously published works: 'A Nonentity With Identity', 'Epistles of Poetic Purity', 'Missives From Within', 'Silent Voice' and 'Verses For The Next Generation' and also includes six previously unpublished poems.
To Fly!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
"To Fly!" is a compendium of stories about flying adventures of a father and son, the father in the RAF and the son in Zimbabwe. Bill Igoe learned to fly an aeroplane in 1934, forty years after the death of the Wright Brothers' inspiration Lilienthal. And Bill’s son Brian learned to fly forty years after that, when the Concorde was around. Both had a lot of stories to tell.
A Nonentity With Identity
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Series: Universoul, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.