all ebooks in category: Historical African Fiction (15)

«Dreamer» by Charles Johnson
English | ISBN: 9781439125526 | EPUB | 0.4 MB

Set against the tensions of Civil Rights era America, Dreamer is a remarkable fictional excursion into the last two years of Martin Luther King Jr.'s …

You Can't Get Lost in Cape Town
English | EPUB | 1.6 MB

You Can't Get Lost in Cape Town is among the only works of fiction to explore the experience of “Coloured” citizens in apartheid-era South Africa, …

Sweetsmoke
English | EPUB | 0.6 MB

The year is 1862, and the Civil War rages through the South. On a Virginia tobacco plantation, another kind of battle soon begins. "A fascinating …

«Let the Dead Lie» by Malla Nunn
English | ISBN: 9781416586708 | EPUB | 0.5 MB

The second in a crime series set in 1950's South Africa when apartheid laws were first introduced.

«American Histories: Stories» by John Edgar Wideman
English | ISBN: 9781501178368 | EPUB | 0.4 MB

“A powerful assemblage of short stories exploring late-in-life angst through personal myth, cultural memory, and riffs on an empire scorched by its own hubris” (O, …

The Summer Country: A Novel
English | June 4, 2019 | ISBN: 0062839020 | EPUB | 480 pages | 1.6 MB

A brilliant, multigenerational saga in the tradition of THE THORN BIRDS and NORTH AND SOUTH, New York Times bestselling historical novelist Lauren Willig delivers her …

A Different Drummer
English | June 19, 2019 (1990) | ISBN: 0385413904, ASIN: B07SSQ47MS | EPUB | 221 pages | 2.7 MB

The stunning, thought-provoking first novel by a "lost giant of American literature" (The New Yorker) June, 1957. One hot afternoon in the backwaters of the …

Trade Wind
English | EPUB | 2.5 MB

In M.M. Kaye's Trade Wind, when Boston bluestocking Hero Athena Hollis travels to Zanzibar to visit her uncle, an American consul, she arrives filled with …

The A to Z of Plant Names: A Quick Reference Guide to 4000 Garden Plants [Repost]
English | May 29, 2012 | ISBN: 1604691964 | 312 pages | PDF | 2.16 Mb

Botanical names can be baffling to even the most experienced gardener. But a plant's botanical name is more than just a handy label—it can tell …

Golden Hour
English | EPUB | 1.7 MB

A stylish romantic comedy and a brilliant follow up to All the Hopeful Lovers from the award-winning screenwriter. Maggie and Andrew are lovers who live …