Joshua Idemudia-Silva is a prolific writer. His love for books and reading began while he was still very young and he discovered the exotic world of books as a member of a Junior Library. His adventurous spirit has led him to travel to several places especially around Africa even to places that some may consider very risky places to visit.
Apart from being a Writer, he is also a Minister of the gospel and a Mechanical Engineer. He loves to think, imagine, read and philosophize. And he brings out his ideas in the form of Poetry, Non-fiction teachings, short stories and Novels. He has a characteristic witty style of writing poetry, using few words to say so much. His favourite book remains the Holy Bible; from where he draws his inspiration most times. His Novels are most times adventure and suspense filled, while aiming to entertain and teach readers timeless principles of the Christian faith life and living, principles of success and general inspiration at the same time. He is married and has children. He makes his home currently in Benin-City, Nigeria; his Gospel ministry's base.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I normally discover the ebooks I read by either searching out titles I already have in mind or by just going to the www.smashwords.com home page to check under the different categories; 'newest', 'bestseller' etc.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Well, the first story i ever wrote was titled 'vengeance of the righteous' a Christian fantasy story.
This book will teach you what you may not learn in a formal education setting. Inside it, the author teaches how to attain greatness in life. He vividly compares life to running a business. It is extremely insightful. It contains words that will give you rare understanding and make you see what to do to become great in the business of life and to attain excellence in whatever business you may be
Published: April 3, 2014.
Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Overview of Short Story Book
Mafidon Crow a young African teenager is taken by his winged friend to the land of the Sleepnots where he sees for himself events, creatures and secret arts that beats his imagination. Who are the Sleepnots? And where is the land of the Sleepnots located ? What strange things happen there? Find out for yourself in this book.
Published: February 11, 2014.
Fiction » Christian » Suspense
God’s sole purpose concerning Mekutu kingdom; a Christian nation in the midst of idolatrous ancient Central Africa is to enthrone his own king. There is very stiff opposition from the current King and the worshippers of Asanaga; a goddess of fertility and the national religion of the Dimankutu kingdom. Can God's purpose come to pass in a modern world?
The zeal to preach the gospel to his fetish clan Iguodoko; an Island in the South-South region of Nigeria made Tom Onaze, a young bible school graduate to risk his life and travel from the City he lived to the Island. Iguodoko was known as a place where preachers died mysteriously. But despite warnings from several people for Tom not to go there, he still went there to face the devils.
Published: October 24, 2012.
Fiction » Christian » General
A young evangelist was brutally murdered in cold blood by a group of hoodlums in a remote village in the Northern part of Nigeria. The hoodlums formerly belonged to a gang headed by Zaki their leader who they had also murdered three years ago. Zaki never believed in the existence of death. Find out how his belief made him become an instrument of vengeance for the blood of the slain evangelist.
Tramps Who Took America.....with their eyes on the prize can they pay the price?
The story of three young men from three different West-African countries, two of whom though had previously lived in the U.S.A. and England found themselves back to a life of poverty in West-Africa. Can their determination get them back to their former stations in first world countries of the world without money?
This book is a collection of highly inspirational poems. It stylishly unveils success principles of life and living even as it entertains the reader. The highly illuminating lines stir up the reader’s imagination so as to transport them into a realm of poetic inspiration. The equally wonderful illustration further interprets the words and phrases in diverse perspectives making it a great companion