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One Thing After Another


For Ngozi, the old adages rang true - there is nothing that remains hidden under the sun, anything that can go wrong will, and one cannot escape their past.

After surviving the dangers of the Sambisa forest and returning home, Ngozi's life takes a drastic turn. Acting on the advice of Auntie Halima, she presents herself to the authorities, but her status as a victim is quickly overturned, and she's deemed a perpetrator.

Struggling to fit in with her new community, Ngozi's past clashes with her present teenage life, and her health takes a turn for the worse. She's forced to confront the painful memories she's been trying to bury and search for answers that hold the key to her survival.

This gripping and emotional story takes readers on a journey of resilience and self-discovery as Ngozi navigates a new environment and new experiences. Will she find the strength to overcome the odds and reclaim her life, or will her past continue to haunt her? Find out in this captivating novel.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Ciparum Press
  • Publish Date: Apr 21st, 2023
  • Pages: 274
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.00in - 5.00in - 0.62in - 0.66lb
  • EAN: 9781635897913
  • Recommended age: 13-18
  • Categories: Health & Daily Living - Diseases, Illnesses & InjuriesSocial Themes - Emigration & ImmigrationAction & Adventure - Survival Stories