amabooks

Best Selling

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

 

Publisher

Delete amabooks

 

Fiction

Literary (2)

Humorous (2)

Short Stories (2)

Contemporary Women (1)

Poetry (1)

 

Non-Fiction

Literary collections (7)

History (1)

 

Price

All

Free

Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :
OK

 

Language

English (16)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Protection

All (16)

DRM Free (0)

DRM (16)

More options

Small Friends and other stories and poems

by Jane Morris

The short stories and poems in this collection were written by students at King George VI School and centre for physically disabled children in Zimbabwe's second city, Bulawayo.


This September Sun

by Bryony Rheam

This September Sun won the Best First Book prize at the 2010 Zimbabwe Book Publishers' Association Awards. The book is a chronicle of the lives of two women, the romantic Evelyn and her granddaughter Ellie....


The Caruso of Colleen Bawn and Other Short Writings

by John Eppel

The Caruso of Colleen Bawn and Other Short Writings is a collection of short stories and poems from the Zimbabwean author John Eppel. The pieces range from poetry evocative of the sights, sounds and smells of...


Erina

by Wim Boswinkel

Johan comes to Africa to manage a tea plantation. He meets Erina, and his life changes forever. The story takes a leap into the unknown, cleverly blending an African setting with the fantastic premise at its...


The Holy Innocents

by John Eppel

A satirical novel about life in Zimbabwe's second city Bulawayo, with cults and muti murders, and the exploitation of the poor and powerless by the rich and powerful.


The Curse of the Ripe Tomato

by John Eppel

A hilarious send-up of Enid Blyton adventure stories. It mocks fundamentalism, racism, and pseudo-intellectuality. The novel asks, in the most unlikely manner, for reconciliation among the blighted peoples of...


Long Time Coming: Short Writings from Zimbabwe

by Jane Morris

Long Time Coming: Short Writings from Zimbabwe has been chosen by New Internationalist as one of their two 'Best Books of 2009'. The book brings together short stories and poems from thirty-three writers that...


Silent Cry: Echoes of Young Zimbabwe Voices

by amabooks

Silent Cry: Echoes of Young Zimbabwe Voices is a book of twenty-eight stories and fourteen poems, written by thirty-three young people from Zimbabwe's second city, Bulawayo. The pieces cover many issues, including...


Zimbabwe's Cultural Heritage

by Pathisa Nyathi

The book gives the reader an insight into the worldview of different peoples, through descriptions of their history and life events such as pregnancy, marriage and death.


Hatchings

by John Eppel

The story is simple. In a sentence it can be described as a love story centered on a young couple who discover the true power of love amid the social, economic and moral decay that threatens to swallow their...


Short Writings from Bulawayo III

by Jane Morris

The third in the prize winning Short Writings from Bulawayo series - a collection of 25 short stories and 7 poems about life in Zimbabwe. In the collections are writers who have stayed in Zimbabwe, who have...


Short Writings from Bulawayo II

by Jane Morris

As well as pathos, there is often humour in the closely observed portrayals of township denizens. A common theme in the pieces is the singular fortitude of Zimbabweans in the face of adversity.


Intwasa Poetry

by Jane Morris

The fifteen poets who are brought together in this collection have all read from their work at the Intwasa Arts Festival koBulawayo. There is a diversity in their work. The poems of love, of sensuality, of humour,...


White Man Crawling

by John Eppel

White Man Crawling is a collection of short stories and poems by the award winning Bulawayo writer John Eppel. His stories are uncomfortably funny; his poems uncomfortably sad.


Short Writings from Bulawayo

by Jane Morris

Short Writings from Bulawayo won the Literature in English category at the 2005 Zimbabwe Book Publishers Association awards. It is a book of stories, poems and non-fiction pieces that are evocative of Zimbabwe's...


Dancing with Life: Tales from the Township

by Christopher Mlalazi

Dancing with Life is a collection of short stories by Christopher Mlalazi which received an Honourable Mention in the Noma Award for Publishing in Africa, 2009.