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  • Lions at lunchtime

    Lions at lunchtime1998

    by Mary Pope Osborne

    Summary: The magic tree house takes Jack and Annie to Africa where they meet up with wonderful wild animals, a very hungry warrior, and where they even solve a riddle.

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    Call #: J F OSBORNE

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  • Abiyoyo

    Abiyoyo1986

    by Pete Seeger

    (2,563)

    Summary: Banished from the town for making mischief, a little boy and his father are welcomed back when they find a way to make the dreaded giant Abiyoyo disappear.
  • Heart of darkness [downloadable audiobook]

    Heart of darkness2002

    by Joseph Conrad

    (287,766)

    Summary: Horror awaits Marlow, a seaman assigned by an ivory company to retrieve a cargo boat and one of its employees, Mr. Kurtz who is stranded in the heart of the Africa, deep in the Belgian Congo....  more »

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  • Say you're one of them [downloadable audiobook]

    Say you're one of them2008

    by Uwem Akpan

    (14,639)

    Summary: Uwem Akpan's stunning stories humanize the perils of poverty and violence so piercingly that few readers will feel they've ever encountered Africa so immediately. The eight-year-old narrator of 'An...  more »

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  • Eclipse [downloadable audiobook] / a novel

    Eclipse / a novel2009

    by Richard North Patterson

    Summary: The spellbinding story of an American lawyer who takes on a nearly impossible case--the defense of an African freedom fighter against his corrupt government's charge of murdering three PetroGlobal workers.

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  • The camel bookmobile [downloadable ebook]

    The camel bookmobile2008

    by Masha Hamilton

    (2,235)

    Summary: Fiona Sweeney wants to do something that matters, and she chooses to make her mark in the arid bush of northeastern Kenya. By helping to start a traveling library, she hopes to bring the words of...  more »

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  • Diamonds in the shadow [downloadable ebook]

    Diamonds in the shadow2007

    by Caroline B Cooney

    (1,702)

    Summary: The Finches, a Connecticut family, sponsor an African refugee family of four, all of whom have been scarred by the horrors of civil war, and who inadvertently put their benefactors in harm's way.

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  • Heart of darkness [downloadable ebook]

    Heart of darkness2008

    by Joseph Conrad

    (435,077)

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  • Heart of darkness [downloadable audiobook]

    Heart of darkness2005

    by Joseph Conrad

    (435,065)

    Summary: This is the kind of novel that keeps working in your mind long after you have finished listening to it. It is compelling, exotic, and suspenseful, and it is far more than just an adventure story. It...  more »

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  • The African mercenary [downloadable audiobook]

    The African mercenary2005

    by Barry Sadler

    Summary: Emerging in our modern world as "Casey Romain," Casca gathers the best-trained mercenaries available to topple the regime of Matthew Dzhombe, the crazed dictator of Kimshaka.

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  • Lions at lunchtime [downloadable ebook]

    Lions at lunchtime1998

    by Mary Pope Osborne

    (10,259)

    Summary: The magic tree house takes Jack and Annie to Africa where they meet up with wonderful wild animals, a very hungry warrior, and where they even solve a riddle.

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  • Crocodile Tears [downloadable ebook]

    Crocodile Tears2010

    by Anthony Horowitz

    (29,692)

    Summary: "Targeted by a hitman and under threat of his past being exposed by the media, Alex reluctantly turns to MI6. But their help doesn't come cheap: they need Alex to spy on the activities at a GM crop...  more »

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  • The call of Zulina [downloadable ebook]

    The call of Zulina2009

    by Kay Marshall Strom

    (424)

    Summary: Grace is swept up in a slave revolt after she escapes her family's compound to avoid a betrothal, where she sees the brutality of the family business and is moved by Cabeto's willingness to sacrifice his life for his people's freedom.

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  • Anansi the spider [downloadable audiobook]

    Anansi the spider2006

    by Gerald McDermott

    Summary: Anansi, one of the great folk heroes of the world, is saved from a terrible fate by his six sons in this traditional tale from West Africa.

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  • The sea-hawk [downloadable audiobook]

    The sea-hawk2002

    by Rafael Sabatini

    (3,281)

    Summary: When Queen Elizabeth I's navy struggles to keep Spain from taking control of the seas, privateer Geoffrey Thorpe, captain of the Sea Hawk, takes the opportunity to seize Spanish ships for his own profit as well as for the good of England.

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  • Slave safari [downloadable ebook]

    Slave safari2002

    by Warren Murphy

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  • Le´on and Louise [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    Le´on and Louise / a novel2012

    by Alex Capus

    (2,358)

    Summary: A tale of love's triumph against improbable odds and the vicissitudes of history.

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  • Cry, the beloved country [downloadable audiobook]

    Cry, the beloved country2008

    by Alan Paton

    (69,720)

    Summary: This is a new reading of Alan Paton's impassioned novel about a black man's country under white man's law. Set in the troubled and changing South Africa of the 1940s, Cry, the beloved country is the...  more »

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  • The white lioness [downloadable ebook] / a mystery

    The white lioness / a mystery2011

    by Henning Mankell

    (20,065)

    Summary: Like his countrymen Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo, Mankell writes mysteries that connect crimes in Sweden to the rest of the world. Faceless Killers (1997), the first of his books about provincial...  more »

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  • A spear of summer grass [downloadable ebook]

    A spear of summer grass2013

    by Deanna Raybourn

    (4,243)

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  • The rising tide [downloadable audiobook] / a novel of World War II

    The rising tide / a novel of World War II2006

    by Jeff Shaara

    (7,512)

    Summary: World War II through the eyes of Pvt. Jack Logan, a tank gunner, and Sgt. Jesse Adams, a paratrooper, during the fall of 1942 through the spring of 1943.

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  • The various flavors of coffee [downloadable ebook]

    The various flavors of coffee2008

    by Anthony Capella

    (1,966)

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  • Rescue! [downloadable ebook]

    Rescue!2011

    by Bindi Irwin

    (82)

    Summary: Bindi and Hannah try to save the antelope but get caught spying.

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  • Rain

    Rain2000

    by Manya Stojic

    (378)

    Summary: The animals of the African savanna use their senses to predict and then enjoy the rain.

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    Call #: E STOJIC

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Two ways to count to ten : a Liberian folktale

    Two ways to count to ten : a Liberian folktale2013

    by Ruby Dee

    (133)

    Summary: A retelling of a traditional Liberian tale in which King Leopard invites all the animals to a spear-throwing contest whose winner will marry his daughter and succeed him as king.

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    Call #: E DEE

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Danger down the Nile [eBook]

    Danger down the Nile2014

    by James Patterson

    (2,969)

    Summary: "Twelve-year-old twins Bickford and Rebecca Kidd and their two older siblings travel to Africa to track down priceless artifacts that will keep the family's treasure hunting business afloat long...  more »

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  • Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale

    Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale1987

    by John Steptoe

    (19,937)

    Summary: Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife.
  • Broken pride [eBook]

    Broken pride2017

    by Erin Hunter

    Summary: For generations, the animals of the African plains have followed a single rule: only kill to survive. But when an unthinkable act of betrayal shatters the peace, the fragile balance between predators...  more »

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  • Code of honor

    Code of honor2018

    by Erin Hunter

    Series: Bravelands - #2

    (1,036)

    Summary: After an act of betrayal rocks the Bravelands, baboon Thorn must find a way to confront treachery in his own troop, while elephant Sky searches for answers and lion Fearless contends with the usurper who conquered his father's pride.

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    Call #: YA F HUNTER

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Children of blood and bone [eBook]

    Children of blood and bone2018

    by Tomi Adeyemi

    Summary: Seventeen-year-old Zelie, her older brother Tzain, and rogue princess Amari fight to restore magic to the land and activate a new generation of magi, but they are ruthlessly pursued by the crown...  more »

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  • Children of blood and bone [eAudio]

    Children of blood and bone2018

    by Tomi Adeyemi

    Summary: Seventeen-year-old Zelie, her older brother Tzain, and rogue princess Amari fight to restore magic to the land and activate a new generation of magi, but they are ruthlessly pursued by the crown...  more »

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  • Children of blood and bone

    Children of blood and bone2018

    by Tomi Adeyemi

    Series: Legacy Of Orisha - #1

    (174,486)

    Summary: Seventeen-year-old Zelie, her older brother Tzain, and rogue princess Amari fight to restore magic to the land and activate a new generation of magi, but they are ruthlessly pursued by the crown...  more »

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    Call #: YA F ADEYEMI

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Blood and bone

    Blood and bone2018

    by Erin Hunter

    Series: Bravelands - #3

    (703)

    Summary: A new Great Father now rules over the animals of Bravelands, but he is not what he seems, and unless the elephant Sky, the baboon Thorn, and the lion Fearless can fight his lies and unite the animals...  more »

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    Call #: YA F HUNTER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Children of virtue and vengeance [eBook]

    Children of virtue and vengeance2019

    by Tomi Adeyemi

    (40,600)

    Summary: After Zelie and Amari bring magic back to the land of Orïsha, the monarchy and military unite to keep control of Orïsha, forcing Zelie to fight to secure Amari's right to the throne and protect the new maji from the monarchy's wrath.

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  • Children of virtue and vengeance [eAudio]

    Children of virtue and vengeance2019

    by Tomi Adeyemi

    (40,600)

    Summary: After Zelie and Amari bring magic back to the land of Orïsha, the monarchy and military unite to keep control of Orïsha, forcing Zelie to fight to secure Amari's right to the throne and protect the new maji from the monarchy's wrath.

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  • Anna Hibiscus [eAudio]

    Anna Hibiscus2012

    by Atinuke

    (1,684)

    Summary: This first tale in the series introduces Anna, who lives with her parents, twin brothers, and large extended family in Africa. Anna is overjoyed when she learns she gets to go on a beach vacation...  more »

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  • Look!

    Look!2013

    by Ted Lewin , illustrator

    (89)

    Summary: An elephant eats, giraffes drink, a warthog digs, and a boy plays, reads, and dreams

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER YELLOW LEWIN

    Location: New Junior Readers Yellow

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  • Anna Hibiscus' song

    Anna Hibiscus' song2011

    by Atinuke

    Series: Anna Hibiscus (Picture Books)

    (244)

    Summary: Anna Hibiscus is so filled with happiness that she feels like she might float away. And the more she talks to her mother and father and grandmother and aunties and cousins about it, the more her happiness grows! There's only one thing to do -- Sing!

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ATINUKE

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • The night ranger [CD book]

    The night ranger2013

    by Alex Berenson (read by George Guidall)

    Series: John Wells Series

    (5,156)

    Summary: Four friends, recent college graduates, travel to Kenya to work at a giant refugee camp for Somalis. Two men, two women, each with their own reasons for being there. But after twelve weeks, they're...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F BERENSON

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Chaos [CD book]

    Chaos2020

    by Iris Johansen

    (1,589)

    Summary: Alisa is aided by mysterious billionaire-genius-inventor Gabe Korgan and recurring character Margaret Douglas, an animal whisperer who brings along her beloved dog Juno to fight alongside them. Alisa...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F JOHANSEN

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details