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Fan into Flame
From an early age, John Gatu yearns for and cherishes his independence At the end of his primary school education instead of joining a teacher training college young Gaul opts to travel to Nairobi believing a better world awaited him there Much later after scratching hard he discovers this better world when he joins the army Serving in Ethiopia and Somaliland and finally traveling to London for the Victory Parade thrills young Gatti despite the dangers involved It is at the peak of his career in the military and after receiving the most coveted awards that John Gatu makes another decision to retire from the army and work closer home Gatu the civilian engages in different jobs before working as a clerk at Kambili Mission Church. It had nothing to do with my Christian faith it was purely for the salary and my desire to work and live near my family he confesses. It was during his service at Kambui that he encountered the flame that continues to burn in him as he allows himself to be used to transform others. Fan into Flame is a multilayered narrative with the nuances of a thriller as the author unveils dramatic events that took place when he was a soldier in Ethiopia and the serenity that he encounters after his rebirth…
Riding the Tiger (SOFT COVER)
Moody Awori’s Riding on a Tiger is an epic journey of discovery. It is the story of a man lured by both the thrill of adventure and the courage to lose sight of the shore to discover the mysteries of the sea of life. His work seeks to reconstruct the author’s beginnings in a large God-fearing family in the early decades of the 20th century and how those beginnings became the anvil on which his character as an unrelenting businessman and philanthropist was forged. In this bare-all work, Moody Awori, or Uncle Moody as many have come to fondly call him, says it all. From how he came to live in whites-only neighborhoods before his time, through the plunge into the tumultuous world of politics, to what led to the much-famed prison reforms. It is a story of a nation as seen through the eyes of one who has seen it all. Softback Edition
Riding on a Tiger (HARD COVER)
Moody Awori’s Riding on a Tiger is an epic journey of discovery. It is the story of a man lured by both the thrill of adventure and the courage to lose sight of the shore to discover the mysteries of the sea of life. His work seeks to reconstruct the author’s beginnings in a large God-fearing family in the early decades of the 20th Century and how those beginnings became the anvil on which his character as an unrelenting businessman and philanthropist was forged. In this bare-all work, Moody Awori, or Uncle Moody as many have come to fondly call him, says it all. From how he came to live in whites-only neighborhoods before his time, through the plunge into the tumultuous world of politics, to what led to the much-famed prison reforms. It is a story of a nation as seen through the eyes of one who has seen it all.
Hard back edition
Sowing the mustard seed
Yoweri Museveni’s story on the struggle for freedom and democracy in Uganda
We Could Help
It seems that most people do
not know where rubbish should
be disposed. They also do not
see the litter around them.
Deborah can see this, but will
she be able to help keep the
Ungo wa Ajabu
Ungo wa Ajabu ni mkusanyo wa
hadithi fupifupi za kusisimua.
Kila hadithi inatoa funzo
muhimu kwa msomaji.
Watu na Kazi
Vitabu hivi ni mfululizo wa vitabu vya kusoma vilivyoandikwa ili kutosheleza mahitaji ya wasomaji walio na uwezo wa kusoma unaotofautiana. Vitabu hivi havizingatii gredi ila kiwango cha uwezo wa kusoma. Vimepangwa kutoka vitabu rahisi vya kusomwa na watoto wanaoanza kusoma hadi vile vyenye ugumu kiasi vya kusomwa na watoto wenye uwezo ulioimarika wa kusoma.
Wasichana Waliochezea Mbuyuni
Tulicheza mwajifi cho hadi
tukachoka tiki! Tuliketi hapo
penye shina la mbuyu ili
tupumzike kabla ya
Nilisikia sauti za cha! cha!
Wanyama wa Nyumbani
Watu wanaishi na wanyama wa
aina tofauti nyumbani. Wanyama wa
nyumbani ni wazuri. Je, wanyama
hao wana umuhimu gani?
Wambua and Ralph’s Handiwork
Wambua is a young dog with a bad habit. He is very careless with electricity. His brother Ralph teaches him a lesson one day by switching off the lights. Will Wambua finally learn his lesson? Read the story to find out! Wambua and Ralph’s handiwork is part of Our World Readers series.
Vioja Vya Musa
Fumbo Musa ni kijana anayetoka katika
familia maskini. Hata hivyo, mwajiri wa
baba yake anaamua kumlipia karo ili
asomee shule ya bweni ya Kaachonjo.
Shuleni anakumbwa na hali ngumu
kwa kuwa wanafunzi wengi wanatoka
katika familia za walalaheri. Je, Musa
ataepuka hali hizo?
Tom is also known for getting into
numerous scrapes and getting out
of them with equal ease. He lives
with his Aunt Polly and cousins Sid
and Mary who are the absolute
opposites of him.
Florence Cherop is widowed at an early age. She devotes her entire life to bringing up her two children. Hers is a close-knit family and her growing children reciprocate her devotion by studying well and loving her back. As a single mother, Florence refrains herself from loving a Stanley, a mature bachelor.
The children are now grown ups and no longer dependant on her. Florence opens her heart to Stanley. The family fabric and stability is threatened by the possessive jealous of her children.
Will Florence follow her heart, her children or both?
Together with his older brother and little sister, seven-year-old Joseph Njoroge runs away from home ? and their abusive mother ? in a slum in Eldoret. Ominously, he loses contact with his siblings soon afterwards and becomes a member of a street gang. This involves begging and stealing just to survive. How can he escape the vicious cycle of drugs and violence?
Unbreakable is a story full of pain and fear. But also of defiance,
determination and love.
Ties That Do Not Bind
Chule’s family is much respected because Lichina, her father, owns almost everything in the village. After being told in the eye by friends that her father is a thief, fate confirms this as Chule herself catches her father and the chief in
the act of stealing food meant for the school feeding programme.
Thunder Over Kandahar
A powerful novel of enduring friendship set amid the terror and chaos of present-day Afghanistan
Best friends, Tamanna and Yasmine, cannot believe their good fortune when a school is set up in their Afghan village. However, their dreams for the future are shattered when the Taliban burn down the school and threaten the teacher and students with death.
As Tamanna faces an arranged marriage to an older man, and the Taliban target Yasmine?s western-educated family, the girls realize they must flee. Travelling through dangerous mountain passes, the two unaccompanied teens find themselves in mortal danger as they confront landmines, a suicide bomber, and roving bands of Taliban. When the two girls are separated, they are left without the one thing that has helped them survive?each other.
Thorns of Life
Kalunde is no longer young and strong but she struggles to rescue the crumbling marriage between her only son and the beautiful Nzevile. This reveals her singular courage and purpose. In her quiet way, she holds together the very threads of life, in defiance of famine and its trail of desolation.
Thorn’s of a Dead Rose
Things might appear extrinsically so appealing and the urge to hold and own them quite overwhelming…
This is what Njuguna, a young businessman perceived of Njoki. She would make a perfect life partner. The feelings of passion overcame him. They say love is blind but when it opened its eyes, Njuguna?s world had changed. The love he once felt had escaped; his lovely home frowned at him and his once free hands were? Njoki, the rose he had seen and picked had become thorny.
What will Njuguna do after realizing that what he once felt for Njoki was not love?
The Wizard of Oz
The Wizard of Oz describes the
adventures of Dorothy and her
friends on their journey to the
Emerald City and back. Dorothy is a
young girl from Kansas who fi nds
herself in the middle of a fantastical
journey where she meets several
good and bad witches in the Land