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  • King Peggy : An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and the Inspiring Story of How She Changed an African Village
    Peggielene Bartels, Eleanor Herman
    Paperback: 02/12/2013
     
    The charming real-life fairy tale of an American secretary who discovers she has been chosen king of an ...
  • No Biking in the House Without a Helmet
    Melissa Fay Greene
    Paperback: 04/24/2012
     
    A loving portrait of a unique twenty first-century family with nine children as it wobbles between disaster ...
  • Bonobo Handshake : A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • Twenty Chickens for a Saddle : The Story of an African Childhood
    Robyn Scott
    Paperback: 03/31/2009
     
    A glorious new voice on Africa, Robyn Scott's adventures growing up in Botswana in a loving but eccentric ...
  • Down the Nile : Alone in a Fisherman's Skiff
    Rosemary Mahoney
    Paperback: 09/15/2008
     
    In 1998 Rosemary Mahoney took a solo trip down the Nile in a seven-foot rowboat. This is the unforgettable ...
  • Unbowed : A Memoir
    Wangari Maathai
    Paperback: 09/07/2007
     
    Hugely charismatic, humble, and possessed of preternatural luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai, recounts her...
  • There Is No Me Without You : One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Her Country's Children
    Melissa Fay Greene
    Paperback: 09/01/2007
     
    A novel of tragedy and hope set in AIDS-torn Ethiopia. When Haregwoin Teferra’s husband and daughter ...

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