Mark Burke


An international schoolteacher who has lived and worked all over the world, including Africa and South America

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The Wentworth Diaries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A London homicide detective tackles unusual cases and tries to deal with his own demons.
Guyana 2002
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ten pupils and a schoolteacher are led on a month long trip around Guyana,including a jungle trek into the interior.
Glimmers of Hope : Memoir of a Volunteer in Africa
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,790. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
(4.00 from 1 review)
The true story of a disillusioned London schoolteacher who uproots and volunteers to teach in rural Africa for two years. Sent to the Republic of Zambia with a remit to teach maths, HIV and Gender awareness, he finds eager pupils struggling in a tough environment. In between battling snakes, stomach bugs and death-defying bus journeys , Mark finds both corruption and hope where he least expects.

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