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Book: kaffertjie - a love story by Johan Engelbrecht
'kaffertjie - a love story' - Johan Engelbrecht - English translation by Jocelyn Broderick - Winner of the 2007 Jan Rabie/Rapport Award for fresh, new Afrikaans Literature. "The 2007 Jan Rabie / Rapport Prize was awarded to Johan Engelbrecht, for his debut work, 'kaffertjie.' Engelbrecht was commended for his contribution to renewal in Afrikaans literature. Says Dr Andries Visagie from the [...]
 
Book: How Umbro Got Stoned! by Ian McLaren
This is not a history of Umbro nor of the sport of football (aka soccer). There are some background elements relevant to the development of the sport, but the stories here are the author's recollections, many stimulated by other members of the Umbro team, of experiences during the wonderful growth years of Umbro USA, from the late 1970s through the early-1990s. There is focus on some of the [...]
 
Book: When Killers Cry by Katherine Edwards
It's 1981 and South Africa is in the grip of apartheid. The ANC's armed wing, Umkhonto we Sizwe, is stepping up violent retaliation; detentions, strikes and riots are increasing daily. Reporter Hannah Smith, stumbles into a quagmire of political conspiracy when she begins investigating the deaths of black activists and dissidents. What she learns puts her life and that of her friends and family [...]
 
Book: The Power of African Thinking - About Ubuntu, unifying leadership and a new world by Leontine van Hooft
About Ubuntu, unifying leadership and a new world.Is it a coincidence that recent leaders have African roots? Charismatic people like Nelson Mandela, Kofi Annan, Desmond Tutu, Paul Kagame and Barack Obama have been praised for their knowledge, vision, skills, unifying abilityand their thoroughness. These are leaders who focus on vision, courage, passion and compassion. They are builders, [...]
 
Book: A Prelude to Closure by Nelson Mays
For fans of Stephen King, Dean Koontz, and Thomas Harris and James Patterson, picture this: When anger and bad thoughts start to overwhelm every aspect of his life, Mr. Naismith decides to seek help. After his self-help exploration with psychiatrist Dr. Cochran, he is able to unlock a hidden door to his past that has been closed for a very long time. Once unlocked, Mr. Naismith walks through into [...]
 
Book: Gator Girl - The Royal Seduction (Book 1) by Kari Nelson
Everyone is a master manipulator in this story of fated love, where the lesson learned is that love cannot be manipulated. After the death of her mother, Kelsey has suppressed who she truly is and all of the strength and power she has. She has been stuck in the role of being naively led by her over-protective family, instead of taking charge of her life. Realizing that she cannot remain sheltered [...]
 
Book: Lost Family - FOUND! by Heather L. Nelson
Lost Family: FOUND! is an astonishing, epic, true story. The incredible discovery in our "golden-years," (68 years after the end of WWII), of an American family found by an unknown brother left behind in England, who led us to find other family secrets too impossible to imagine. As adult children investigate their parents' lives trying to understand their own existence, they discover a love [...]
 
Book: Emerald Fortune by Louella Nelson
Love drives the stakes even higher in this romantic suspense featuring a loner ex-federal agent, a gorgeous widow in London, and the fabulous Garden Emerald they both want. In Mail-Order Mate, mysterious gemstone agent Michael Stone delivers the wedding rings. Now with his own story, Mickey seeks the emerald to restore his ruined career. But the beautiful Laura Marley seeks the emerald to protect [...]
 
Book: First Summer with Horses by Heather L. Nelson
This story is the adventure of two city-bred, horse-crazy girls whose chance meeting influences the course of their lives. They grow up and subtly learn to accept responsibilities while pursuing their dreams during this First Summer with Horses. This story of perseverance, determination and devotion during the growing up years is an engaging and timeless story for horse-loving people of all ages.
 
Book: Daisy the Protector Dog by Heather L. Nelson
Daisy is a dog who loves to protect. She especially loves protecting her human friend Buddy, who lives on the farm with her. Then one day, she hears a yelp! coming from the woods. Who needs protection this time? Find out in Daisy the Protector Doga story that teaches children important themes of protection, safety, and most of all, friendship.
 
Book: The Shrunken Goblin by Nelson R. Elliott
Three children facing a harsh winter without their father rescue a tiny goblin stuck in the snow. In return, the goblin grants them wish after wish. These wishes might just help them survive the winter or bring their father back from sea, but each wish comes with a price. Will the children stop wishing before the price goes too high? Beautifully illustrated with full-page digital paintings, this [...]
 
Book: Mail-Order Mate by Louella Nelson
From best-selling author and award-winning writing instructor Louella Nelson, a tale of romance, deception, and danger in the wilds of Alaska - Mail-Order Mate. "Nelson is clearly a master storyteller." -Blake Likins, Middletown, CT. "...Each chapter resonates with emotion. I couldn't wait to find out what happened next." -Michele Khoury, Newport Beach, CA. In a desperate bid for happiness, Sue [...]
 
Book: The Helpers - Volume I by Suzanna E. Nelson
On the surface, Congo seems to be having the usual rebel conflict. Behind the scenes is a different story. "The Helpers" - a very powerful underground organization whose members include international businessmen and high priests are determined to maintain a stronghold on the natural resources of Congo. When American journalist, Jenny Osborne, and her photojournalist, John Spencer, arrive in [...]
 
Book: The Chef and The Dragon by Nelson R. Elliott
A fairy tale with heart and grit. A young cook must work hard and get help from his friends to achieve his dreams. Along the way, he must adjust to a strange new land and free himself from the clutches of a hostile dragon. I wrote this story when my wife was pregnant with our first daughter. I read to her in the womb every night, but I was a bit dismayed to see how watered down and candy-coated [...]
 
Book: Childcare Settings - A Complete NVQ Level Diploma Handbook by Ibrahim Nelson Kaggwa
1. This book is a step by step implementation of good practice, knowledge sharing and experience: The book offers guidance, ideas and pointers to the best responses to commonly asked topical questions in the NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Childcare. The suggested responses are drawn from practice in my childcare setting. The selected topics are based on real life experiences in childcare settings, study [...]
 
Book: Death in the Ring by George Thomas Clark
Let's invite many of the greatest boxers, and their contemporaries, to tell their own stories, some true, others tales based on history. Peter Jackson barges into John L. Sullivan's hotel room to demand a fight. Jim Jeffries regales listeners about his barroom confrontation with Jack Johnson. A bar owner discusses the violent alcoholism of Battling Siki. Jack Dempsey and his detractors hold [...]
 
Book: Corporatocracy Rules - A Diana Hunter Thriller by Joan Francis
When PI Diana Hunter accepts a case from corporate titan, Maude McCollvoy, she goes undercover as a homeless woman to check up on Maude's crusading son, Robby McCollvoy. The case leads Diana from the dark streets of Los Angeles to the corporate towers of the super rich and makes her doubt that anything is what it appears to be. Is the homeless shelter where Robby works really offering hope to the [...]
 
Book: Ashes to Ashes - Screenplay by Wayne Gerard Trotman
The screenplay for 'Ashes to Ashes', a Red Moon Production, a Wayne Gerard Trotman film. WARNING: NOT SUITABLE FOR MINORS - Contains Sex, Violence, Strong Language and Drug Use. OUTLINE: Life, death, love and lust in the dark underworld of London's West End... The Writer: The Story revolves around Gabriel Darbeaux, a young screenwriter and martial arts enthusiast who supplements his income by [...]
 
Book: Lydia - Book Two of the Haverford Trilogy by Libby Grandy
Some people make a difference by simply being who they are, providing a spiritual haven for others. Lydia Nelson is such a person. When people are with her, they have a clearer sense of themselves. In Lydia, Book Two of The Haverford Trilogy, the problems of a family in a small town mirror the stress and danger of modern life.
 
Book: Shape of My Heart by Taisha Demay
Ever since Alexandro Andretti revealed to Capella Nelson that she was about to marry the wrong man, and she going through with it anyway, they've been enemies since! Reunited years later, Alexandro can't believe how the once naive teenager has turned into such a beauty. Now divorced, Capella reveals her desire to become a mother using science. Not thrilled with this news Alexandro hatches a plan [...]
 
Book: Kaleidoscope (The Vision Chronicles Book 1) by Chariss K. Walker
2018 B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree - KALEIDOSCOPE IS MIKE LEWIS'S GIFT AND CURSE and it is the first fast-paced, captivating novel in the Vision Chronicles series by award-winning author Chariss K. Walker. 44-year-old geophysicist, Michael Lewis feels his life is boring and mundane, with one exception: He can see horrifying visions of disturbing future disasters through a kaleidoscope in broken, [...]
 
Book: Cry for the Bad Man - where does a wise man hide a pebble? (Ted Darling crime series Book 10) by L M Krier
'Where does a wise man hide a pebble?' Home Office Pathologist Professor Nelson's question marks the beginning of Detective Chief Inspector Ted Darling's latest case. Not one he was expecting to get for him and his team. The tragic but seemingly straightforward suicide of a young man. It's a case where nothing is quite as it seems. There's no shortage of potential suspects. The trouble is, they [...]
 
Book: EYE FOR AN EYE - A Novel of Unintended Consequences by Erika Holzer
Eye for an Eye [which became a Paramount Motion Picture starring Sally - Field, Kiefer Sutherland, and Ed Harris] is a story about the uniquely - American response to crime--vigilantism. Holzer's characters are vividly - created, impassioned, and interestingly flawed. Highly recommended. A - sort of American Clockwork Orange" --- Nelson DeMille, bestselling author - most recently of The Quest. * [...]
 
Book: Galactic Empire Wars - Emergence (The Galactic Empire Wars Book 2) by Raymond L. Weil
The Earth has been destroyed by aliens. They left behind eighteen million survivors who will never forget what has been done to their world. They turn to Mason Randle, who will do everything in his power to see that the Human race survives. Earth can no longer support life. The Moon, Mars, and the asteroids now provide safe havens for the stunned survivors. They find a protector in Major Wade [...]
 
Book: Australian short stories for boys (& girls) by Michael Mardel
10 short stories of 10 middle grade boys having an adventure. Some stories are historical, some are set in Australia. There's a mermaid romance in Girl in a Red Dress, a golden son from the Goldfields, a ball boy in Game, Set, Match, horse training in the Brumby, refugee children in a Long Way to Freedom, high seas and Lord Nelson in All at Sea, and a traveling man in Flames and Wells and Sacred [...]
 
Book: Puzzles Book 1 - A Detective Love Story by Russell F. Moran
Chicago police detective Bobbie Nelson is hired by the New York Police Department during a massive scandal. The mayor of New York City, in an unprecedented move, begins to hire detectives from across the country. He dispatches NYPD Commissioner Ralph Norquist to fly to Chicago to recruit the famous Detective Nelson, whom the Chicago Tribune said is "a real life Sherlock Holmes." Bobbie is [...]
 
Book: Galactic Empire Wars - Rebellion (The Galactic Empire Wars Book 3) by Raymond L. Weil
For six years, the solar system has been safe from attack as the Kleese and the Strell fight a war for galactic domination. Now the war is over and the victorious Kleese once more turn their attention toward the Human race. President Randle and General Mitchell know the only hope humanity has of surviving is to bring the nonaligned worlds into an Alliance to oppose Kleese aggression. However, the [...]
 
Book: Invisible Enemies by Lynda D. Brown
Inspired by the Book of Job, Invisible Enemies reminds us that no matter what life throws our way God is still in control! When God chooses Abby Harris as a pawn in his wager against Satan, poor Abby's life is turned upside down. Banned from her beloved church, Abby's hanging out with new friends and begins to drink and get high! She runs into her sister's ex-boyfriend and they begin dating. Abby [...]
 
Book: A Circus Mind - Rock'n Roll Poetry from the Edge by Ryan Cox
Circus Mind is a compilation of rock n roll inspired poems by Ryan Cox. The book weaves through the annals of rock n roll to paint an expressive history of the bands and their music. Exploring the reaches of every corner of the music world from the Rolling Stones recording of Exile on Main St in Nellcote, France to the Willie Nelson long-haired outlaw country of the 70's and the socially [...]
 
Book: Galactic Empire Wars - Destruction (The Galactic Empire Wars) by Raymond L. Weil
From the author of The Slaver Wars comes a new military science fiction series. To the Kleese, the Earth is nothing more than a planet full of conscripts to fight in their wars of aggression against other planets. The Kleese are one of three large Galactic Empires that control the majority of the galaxy. To them, Earth is a dangerous planet due to the aggressiveness of the humanoid species that [...]
 


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