In the 15th century on the African continent the young prince Changa Diop flees his homeland of Kongo, vowing to seek revenge for the death of his father and free his family and people from the foul sorcerer Usenge. He survives slavery and the fighting pits of Mogadishu, eventually becoming a merchant adventurer whose extraordinary skills and determination makes his a legend. From the Swahili merchant cities of Mombasa and Sofala to the magnificent Middle Kingdom, Changa and his crew experience adventures beyond the imagination. Despite his reputation, Changa will not rest until he has fulfilled his promise to his people. The anchors are lifted and the sails are dropped. Let the safari begin!
Changa Diop, deposed Kongo prince, Swahili merchant and adventurer continues his amazing journey with his skilled crew and loyal companions. The hulls of his dhow packed with the treasures of Asia, Changa sets sail for home. But unexpected adventure waits at every port. Prepare yourself for action, adventure and surprises as Changa and his cohorts cross the Arabian Sea for African shores. Grab the mast ropes and make yourself secure. Changa Diop is coming home.
Changa's epic journey continues! After returning from the east with his dhows filled with wealth, a sudden tragedy forces Changa and his crew to set out again. But this time Changa travels into Africa, experiencing fantastic adventures in the grand kingdoms of Kanem, Songhai and the Yoruba city-states. Follow Changa as he seeks to regain his fortunes and comes closer to his destiny!
Before they were crewmates, Changa, The Tuareg, Panya, Mikaili and Amir Zakee all lived very different lives. The stories in this exciting anthology gives a glimpse of each of their lives before the fateful safari that bonds them as a family and changes each of them forever.