Love and Death Among the Cheetahs (Her Royal Spyness #13)

Love and Death Among the Cheetahs (Her Royal Spyness #13)Georgie and Darcy are finally on their honeymoon in Kenya s Happy Valley, but murder crashes the party in this all new installment in the New York Times bestselling series.Georgie is excited when Darcy announces out of the blue that they are flying to Kenya for their extended honeymoon It is only

Circling the Sun

Circling the SunBrought to Kenya from England as a child and then abandoned by her mother, Beryl Markham is raised by both her father and the native Kipsigis tribe who share his estate Her unconventional upbringing transforms Beryl into a bold young woman with a fierce love of all things wild and an inherent

City of Saints & Thieves

City of Saints & ThievesLibrarian s note This is an Alternate Cover Edition for ISBN10 0399547584 ISBN13 9780399547584 In the shadows of Sangui City, there lives a girl who doesn t exist After fleeing the Congo as refugees, Tina and her mother arrived in Kenya looking for the chance to build a new life and home Her

The Knowledge: A Richard Jury Mystery (Richard Jury #24)

The Knowledge: A Richard Jury Mystery (Richard Jury #24)With their signature wit, sly plotting, and gloriously offbeat characters, Martha Grimess New York Times bestselling Richard Jury mysteries are utterly unlike anyone elses detective novels Washington Post In the latest series outing, The Knowledge, the Scotland Yard detective nearly meets his

Leopard at the Door

Leopard at the DoorAfter six years in England, Rachel has returned to Kenya and the farm where she spent her childhood, but the beloved home shed longed for is much changed Her fathers new companiona strange, intolerant womanhas taken over the household The political climate in the country grows unsettled by

Ghosts of Tsavo (Society for Paranormals, #1)

Ghosts of Tsavo (Society for Paranormals, #1)Armed with Victorian etiquette, a fully loaded walking stick and a dead husband, Beatrice Knight arrives in colonial Kenya desperate for a pot of tea and a pinch of cinnamon But shell need than that if shes to unravel the mystery of the Ghosts of Tsavo without being eaten in the process All

Safari Ants, Baggy Pants And Elephants: A Kenyan Odyssey

Safari Ants, Baggy Pants And Elephants: A Kenyan OdysseyThe long awaited sequel to Susie Kelly s US Top 40 ranking memoir I Wish I Could Say I Was Sorry More than 40 years after leaving Kenya, Susie unexpectedly finds herself returning for a safari organised by an old friend With her husband Terry, Susie sets off for a holiday touring the game

Love, Africa: A Memoir of Romance, War, and Survival

Love, Africa: A Memoir of Romance, War, and SurvivalA seasoned war correspondent, Jeffrey Gettleman has covered every major conflict over the past twenty years, from Afghanistan to Iraq to the Congo For the past decade, he has served as the East Africa bureau chief for the New York Times, fulfilling a teenage dream At nineteen, Gettleman fell in

The Brightest Sun

The Brightest SunAn illuminating debut following three women in sub Saharan Africa as they search for home and family Leona, an isolated American anthropologist, gives birth to a baby girl in a remote Maasai village and must decide how she can be a mother, in spite of her own grim childhood Jane, a lonely expat

City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp

City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee CampTo the charity workers, Dadaab refugee camp is a humanitarian crisis to the Kenyan government, it is a nursery for terrorists to the western media, it is a dangerous no go area but to its half a million residents, it is their last resort Situated hundreds of miles from any other settlement,

Rhino in the House: The Story of Saving Samia

Rhino in the House: The Story of Saving SamiaFrom the award winning author of the bestselling Library Mouse series comes a biographical picture book about the true story of rhino champion Anna Merz and the black rhinoceros Samia With a portion of the proceeds being donated to the Lewa Downs Conservancy, this engaging story is perfect for

Find Me Unafraid: Love, Loss, and Hope in an African Slum

Find Me Unafraid: Love, Loss, and Hope in an African SlumFind Me Unafraid tells the uncommon love story between two uncommon people whose collaboration sparked a successful movement to transform the lives of vulnerable girls and the urban poor With a Foreword by Nicholas Kristof This is the story of two young people from completely different worlds

A Grain of Wheat

A Grain of WheatSet in the wake of the Mau Mau rebellion and on the cusp of Kenya s independence from Britain, A Grain of Wheat follows a group of villagers whose lives have been transformed by the 19521960 Emergency At the center of it all is the reticent Mugo, the village s chosen hero and a man haunted by a

Out of Africa

Out of AfricaOut of Africa is Isak Dinesen s memoir of her years in Africa, from 1914 to 1931, on a four thousand acre coffee plantation in the hills near Nairobi She had come to Kenya from Denmark with her husband, and when they separated she stayed on to manage the farm by herself, visited frequently by her

Circling the Sun

Circling the SunBrought to Kenya from England as a child and then abandoned by her mother, Beryl Markham is raised by both her father and the native Kipsigis tribe who share his estate Her unconventional upbringing transforms Beryl into a bold young woman with a fierce love of all things wild and an inherent

Unbowed

UnbowedHugely charismatic, humble, and possessed of preternatural luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai, the winner of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize and a single mother of three, recounts her extraordinary life as a political activist, feminist, and environmentalist in Kenya Born in a rural village in 1940,

Dust

DustFrom a breathtaking new voice, a novel about a splintered family in Kenyaa story of power and deceit, unrequited love, survival and sacrifice Odidi Oganda, running for his life, is gunned down in the streets of Nairobi His grief stricken sister, Ajany, just returned from Brazil, and their father