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    Smokescreen

    Author: Dick Francis
    Reader: Ralph Cosham

    …caring detectives, Edward Lincoln is in real life an ordinary man in an extraordinary spot. His ailing godmother has persuaded him to go to South Africa to investigate the possible tampering with her racehorses. As he deals with his celebrity, Lincoln is confronted by sudden perils and even murder.…

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    Hero of the Empire

    Author: Candice Millard
    Reader: Simon Vance

    Future British prime minister Winston Churchill, 24, arrived in South Africa in 1899 as a war correspondent of the brutal Boer War. Taken prisoner during an ambush, he daringly escaped and travelled over hundreds of miles of enemy territory alone. He then enlisted, fought in several battles, and…

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    Tarzan of the Apes

    Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs
    Reader: Ben Kingsley

    The exciting classic about a human baby raised deep in Africa by a fierce she-ape. Proud, free, superlatively strong, and nobly made, Tarzan of the Apes proves himself truly the unconquerable Lord of the Jungle. But civilization holds traps for the jungle-bred – and even Tarzan is not immune to the…

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    Born a Crime

    Author: Trevor Noah
    Reader: Trevor Noah

    …Narrator. The Emmy and Peabody award-winning host of The Daily Show tells his wild coming-of-age story during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. In 18 personal essays, Noah weaves together a moving and searingly funny portrait of a young boy…

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    The First Victory

    Author: Andrew Stewart
    Reader: Michael Page

    …neglected in accounts of Allied wartime triumphs, in 1941 British and Commonwealth forces completed a stunning and important victory in East Africa against an overwhelmingly superior Italian opponent. A hastily formed British-led force, never larger than 70,000 strong, advanced along two fronts…

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    Death on the Sapphire

    Author: R.J. Koreto
    Reader: Justine Eyre

    …a family friend and war veteran, dies under mysterious circumstances, the good Lady discovers that he was working on a manuscript about South Africa's bloody Boer War, which reportedly revealed a scandalous mistake that cost many innocent lives. Now, it's up to Frances and her loyal lady's maid,…

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    10 Great Adventurers

    Author: Amy Puetz
    Reader: Jim Hodges

    Circumnavigate the globe with Sir Francis Drake, spread the gospel in Africa with David Livingstone, survive the wilds of Jamestown with Captain John Smith, penetrate the wilderness with Daniel Boone, capture Mexico with Hernán Cortes, fight the British with John Paul Jones, and search for gold with…

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    In the Shadow of 10,000 Hills

    Author: Jennifer Haupt
    Reader: Janina Edwards

    …from vastly diverse cultures searching for personal peace in post-Genocide Rwanda. Lillian Carlson, an African-American civil-rights activist now in her early fifties, traveled to Africa from Atlanta in 1970 to grieve the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. She dreamed of bettering the world

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    House of Rougeaux

    Author: Jenny Jaeckel
    Reader: Bahni Turpin

    …space, a multilayered narrative celebrates the Rougeaux family triumphs while exposing the injustices of their trials. It begins with Iya, born in Africa in the 1700s, and brought to the Caribbean island of Martinique as a slave, and her two children, Adunbi and Abeje, who grow up on a sugar estate.…

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    The Gorilla Hunters

    Author: R.M. Ballantyne
    Reader: Jim Hodges

    …sequel to The Coral Island, R.M. Ballantyne continues the adventures of Ralph Rover, Jack Martin, and Peterkin Gay, who go to hunt and study Africa's elusive gorilla. The trio has a knack for finding danger, and there are many hilarious and hair-raising events they must pass through. Elephants…

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    Child of the River

    Author: Irma Joubert
    Reader: Sarah Zimmerman

    Persom's dreams are much bigger than the world of poverty and deprivation that surround her in the Bushveld of the 1940s and 1950s in South Africa.

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    Kaffir Boy

    Author: Mark Mathabane
    Reader: Mark Mathabane

    The true story of a black youth's coming of age in Apartheid South Africa. A moving, compelling account of the turmoil and terror of survival in a black township. The author grew up to become a graduate of the Columbia School of Journalismand a popular speaker on South Africa.

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    Spy Games

    Author: Adam Brookes
    Reader: Richard Coyle

    In the sequel to Night Heron, journalist Philip Mangan is in East Africa, supposedly reporting on the local unrest. But nothing is ever that simple. He finds himself in the middle of a dangerous conspiracy.

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    Gandhi Before India

    Author: Ramachandra Guha
    Reader: Derek Perkins

    Ramachandra Guha takes us from Gandhi's birth in 1869 through his upbringing in Gujarat, his two years as a student in London, and his two decades as a lawyer and community organizer in South Africa.

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    The Good Lie

    Author: Tom Rosenstiel
    Reader: David Colacci

    When a shadowy American diplomatic complex is attacked in North Africa, the White House turns to Peter Rena and his partner, Randi Brooks. But soon they're caught in the middle of a public scandal.

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