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All Books, Booklets & Novels by Rosemary Argente

Blantyre and Yawo Women – Second Edition

(first edition under title "Always With You - A Malawi Legacy") A Biography/autobiography on and of the Yawo, a clan of Malawi, in eastern southern Africa, from the oral testimonies of one man and 9 women passed down from mother to daughter...each paints a vivid picture from a contemporary generation...features…

The Veil – Second Edition (Academic Version)

Two babies, Moses and Jesus are destined to a Tabernacle...the first to its construction by the Israelite on Mount Sinai during the Exodus in the earthly present and the second to its meaning in the heavenly future...how the Bible was written...from Roman Empire to Roman Catholic Church, mother of Christianity...the…

Praying Mantis

Based on fact is this tale of greed and deception...the practice of sorcery as a means to wealth and fame. She targets wealthy old men to get at their wills...eliminates those who are in her way...her fourth victim survives... unknown to anyone, including the victim herself, the latter's Rh Negative…

The Promised Land – Companion to The Veil

A description of the construction of the Tabernacle, collapsible temple as a meeting house for prayer, built by the Israelite according to Moshe’s vision on Mount Sinai during the Exodus...within the Holy Place and Holy of Hollies are separated by a veil symbolic to the body of a Redeemer...the Tabernacle…

Difference

A sociological study of most cultures, regardless of rank, as humans sharing a common planet... how Western European ideals influenced other cultures...the consequence of increased ‘difference’ in the patterns of human behaviour in a changing historical context...the separation of peoples by difference in varying degrees... ISBN Number 978-095577327-4-4. Available Soon…

Share The Ride

A tale of the development of the different makes of the motor vehicle...the leading inventors of the different parts and make of the motor vehicle...how cars developed in different stages over the years by trial and error, successes and disappointments...how countries of the world embraced the motor vehicle according to…

Home From Home

Home From Home is about Bolton and around Lancashire, from earlier times to the present told in photographs...a record of the author’s happy memories of her stay in Bolton...focusing on aspects that personally touched her: exotic foods; mechanics and cars; dancing; and the sheer joy of knowing and being with…

Farewell Sophomore

A tragedy set in Dundee, Scotland, at the time of the rise of the mature student in a European Union university...life within the university student community, about a sophomore, a male virgin and a mature woman who becomes his mentor on sexuality...their separation... ISBN 987-0-9557327-9-9. Available Soon on Amazon! Editor:…

All Mine to Have

A tragedy set in the Town and Gown of the Oxford of the 1980s during the property market slump...the mortgage and its fictitious ownership of property...the ‘Us’ and ‘Them’ culture of the society of Oxford that share an existence in the same town... redundancies, lack of employment and the tragic…

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Broken Temple

A tribute to the United Kingdom National Health Service (NHS) in its related Departments and personnel...in particular a highly sympathetic account of the Community Rehabilitation Unit at Nithbank, Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary...highlighting its care and active management in the treatment of disabling conditions and prevention of secondary disorders...a personal…

Caesar and Mapanga Homestead – Second edition

A story with photographs on a homestead farm told through Caesar, a dog, man's best friend...from the moment he arrived as a puppy he resolved to look after and defend the entire homestead and all who lived there including wild life...he tells of the inter-relation between human and animal... ISBN…

Enduring Fountain – Health and Well-being, Second edition

This little booklet is packed with information on how to harness good health and a youthful existence, based upon the lifestyle we lead...aimed to aid the body and mind in what to do in our daily life...the importance of herbs, their uses and qualities... guidance particularly in advancing age...for those…

Katherine of the Wheel – Second edition

“Yes, my Katherine, I will take you to the seat of the intellectual world”, Costus cradles his baby daughter, a few days old...she is the price of her mother’s life, Meliades, twenty years junior to Costus’...despite the medics’ efforts, they could not save her...Katherine grows up in the city of…

Journey of Discovery

A pictorial narrative of Kacha Walo (as nicknamed by Granny) on her journey of discovery...how she learns by mimicking what is happening around her...how she picks up words in her own baby language...converses with other babies in their own baby language...how her vocabulary influences adults as a more subtle way…

Cooking With Asaina

The reader is invited to quick and easy recipes that were once possible only in Malawi because of the availability of local ingredients...which are now available elsewhere particularly in Britain...conforming to time-saving and to one’s purse particularly for working families... ISBN Number 978-0-9557327-0-6. Available Soon on Amazon!

Essays and Poetry

The Island of aCiwalila and other essays Obsessed by the belief that some of his ancestors had crossed Lake Nyasa towards the west to set up a new settlement...in his dugout canoe Yabu, with his wife and daughter, they sail to the west...sadly on a little midway island, a crocodile…

The Place Beyond

The Place Beyond is about the author’s dream of Jesus when she was eight and the influence of that dream throughout her life...dreams and premonitions and other mysteries conveyed by music and lyrics predicting things to come on the lives of loved ones...of sadness and passing on...some on political issues…