"We are unapologetically possessive and obsessive when it comes to claiming full ownership of our story and telling it to change perceptions about us, daughters and sons of Africa, the continent that gave us life". Beatrice Achaleke
"We write and publish what we love to read! Beatrice Achaleke
"The only way to fight an alien and oppressive culture is to embrace your own". African proverb.
Our books are POD and vailable in print format, 3D digital, Ebook on Kindle, CreateSpace and Amazon.
Book 1 – Let’s talk about Africa
It is the United Nation’s International Decade for People of African Descent, (2015-2024, a time set aside by the United Nations to honor and to celebrate all people of African origin in the whole world), so Nguisse and Atabong, two teenage, children of an African mother and a European father, born and brought up in Europe decided to find out more about their origins in Africa. They meet their cousin Prince Fuareke, a very smart and knowledgeable 16 years old student, and an exciting conversation through Africa begins. Mosquito Zangalo (a very naughty but curious and attentive mosquito) awaits you at the end of each chapter with a challenge. Discover Africa through another pair of eyes. Listen to fascinating insights as well as facts, and figures that will open your eyes to a completely new Africa, a continent full of surprises.
“Let’s talk about Africa” is book 1 of our new “Africa For Smart Kids” book series. Enjoy and watch out for book 2.
In this book 2, our three storytellers provide you with many reasons why you should know about Africa today. Thereafter they take you to the different regions of this fascinating continent, tell you what Africa is number one in the world for and much more. Come with our three teenagers, Nguisse, Atabong and Prince Faureke, accompanied by our naughty, but curious and intelligent Mosquito Zanglo on another exciting journey through Africa, the continent where the future is happening. This book 2 can be read as a continuation of book 1 or independently. It is your next step into discovering the second largest continent in the world.
“I love this book and have no doubts that you will too” (Prince Fuareke, your Storyteller- in- Chief)
“I never knew talking about Africa could be this exciting. I can’t wait for book 3” (Atabong, your Chief Analyst)
With every conversation, my pride and sense of identity as a young African-European girl grows daily” (Nguisse, your Chief Detective)
Join our three teenagers, Atabong, Nguisse, Prince Fuareke and our super curious naughty, caring and intelligent Mosquito Zangalo on their third trip through Africa as they unveil the diversity of the continent. Find out about life expectancy, ethnic groups, sexual orientation, as well as people with disabilities, African languages, black and white Africans and much more. Read with curiosity, ask your own questions and find your own answers. Enjoy and do not forget to share with people you love.
“Not only is “Africa for Smart Kids” a must read, must keep and must share, the book series educates not only (African) children but also adults. It is a book series that aims to ignite conversations across generations, irrespective of skin color, in Africa and in the diaspora, wherever they are in the world.” Pauline Felicia Baird Ph.D. (Guyana).
Book 4.1 – Made in Africa – Airplanes and automobiles
Have you ever invented something in your life before? How much fun did you have inventing it? Did you know that Africa has about twelve car manufacturers in 8 Africans countries? Did you also know that airplanes and even rockets are also being invented by Africans? In this book 4, Nguisse, Atabong, Prince Fuareke and our caring, yet naughty and intelligent Mosquito Zangalo will show you the innovative and creative Africa every smart kid should know. You will be surprised how talented, ambitious and inspiring young people are in Africa today! Enjoy, be inspired and please share with everyone you love and remember to ask your own questions and find your own answers.
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Book 5 – What is colonization?
What is colonization? Who were the colonialists? And how many were they? Why did they colonize Africa? What is a colony and what is an empire? How long did colonization last in Africa? Why did Africans need back their independence and do you know who fought for the liberation Africans from the colonialists? Join Nguisse, Atabong, Prince Fuareke and our inquisitve, naughty, super intellient and loving Mosquito Zangalo in this book 5 and find out the answers to these questions and much more. Enjoy, and please share with your loved ones and remember to ask your own questions and find your own answers.
Avaialble from January 20th, 2018. Send us an email if you want your copy personally autographed by Beatrice.
Book 6 – What is enslavement?
What is the difference between slavery and enslavement? Why were Africans captured and enslaved by the colonialists? How did captured Africans go from Africa to the Americas? What is the port of No Return? From which African countries were captured Africans shipped away? How did the enslaved Africans regain their freedom? Who are some of the people who fought for the liberation of enslaved Africans? Why should we celebrate every African who was forcefully taken away from the continent by the colonialists? Join Nguisse, Atabong, Prince Fuareke and our smart, naughty but caring Mosquito Zangalo in this book 6 and find out the answers to these questions and much more. Enjoy, and please share with your loved ones and remember to always ask your own questions and find your own answers.
Available from Jan. 30th 2018. Send us an email if you want a personally autographed copy from Beatrice.
I know My Africa. From A for Algeria – Z for Zimbabwe
“I know my Africa form A-Z” takes you on an exciting trip through all 54 African countries, from A for Algeria to Z for Zimbabwe in record time and without you having to physically travel there. While on the journey, Ndosong, your storyteller takes you into each country, shows you its exact position on the map of Africa, gives you the name of its capital city and shows you their respective flags. After that, he tells you how many people in the world come from that country, the different African and other languages spoken in each of the territories, the currency used there, their dates of independence, their neighbouring countries and more. Get ready to discover Africa while having fun!
“This book is a ‘must have’ on every breakfast table!” R. Whittaker, Partnership for Possibilities, Johannesburg.
What do you do, when your kid brother suddenly passes away at the tender age of 45? Seriously! How do you keep his memory alive? I knew I had to write another book, to make him a hero, not just for me but for you my readers. So I made him my storyteller in this new book. Lay back and let Ndosong, my storyteller take you around Africa, from A for Algeria to Z for Zimbabwe. (Beatrice Achaleke)
Now available on Amazon. Send us an email if you want a personally autographed copy from Beatrice.