Andrew Kooman

Biography

Andrew Kooman is an award-winning writer and producer. His critically acclaimed work has been produced around the world and translated into more than 10 languages. Andrew writers for the page stage and screen.

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Books

Ten Silver Coins: The Battle For Acchora
Pre-release—available November 29, 2018. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,610. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
The world's on fire and Jill strong set it aflame when she obeyed King Eckwith's dying wish to trigger the volcano. With Juria now Queen over a divided nation, to survive above ground the Drylings must unite against the Rashtakar's armies that begin to fill the land. The battle for Acchora is a fight not only for survival but for the future. Will Acchora be lost?
God/he
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
A collection of vivid, image-based poems, God/he is both love song and shouting match, a struggle between human and Divine. Through the collection /he faces the agony and insanity of existence head on as /he starts to become more unfamiliar with the God /he thinks /he knows so well, a God who is slippery as a fish, a trickster and green-thumb, a bloodhound on the hunt.
Mephibosheth
You set the price! Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After recovering from a terrible car accident that rendered him a paraplegic, a man reflects on the new confines put on his life as he considers the limitations of life, faith, and love from a wheelchair.
Remembering Names: Reflections from Kenya
You set the price! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
Andrew Kooman reflects on his time in Kenya while a member of the crew filming E for Everyone: The Mouse and the Elephant. With moving passages of his time in areas of Kenya affected by AIDs and drought, Andrew gives a behind the scenes look of the film that has inspired people around the world.
Nazar
You set the price! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The award-winning short story by Andrew Kooman, winner of the 2004 Hobson Prize for Fiction. A young Canadian college student tutors Nazar, a refugee from Afghanistan, in English. Unable to communicate with each other beyond basic words and signs, the young man tries to piece together the story of Nazar’s flight from the Taliban, through Pakistan into Canada.
Ten Silver Coins: The Drylings of Acchora
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until Nov. 30!) Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Before she ran away from Vendor, Jill Strong was only known as a Daughter of Disgrace. Everything changes when she flees to the Forest and is given a treasure - ten silver coins - which she quickly loses. It is up to Jill and Simon, the boy she meets in the Forest, to recover the treasure. To do so, the children enter Acchora, a world inhabited by the Drylings, a race cursed by the Rashtakar.

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