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Shadows of My Truth

Adriano Alamia

In the heart of a tranquil suburban neighborhood, a profound story unfolds in "Shadows of My Truth." This gripping novel takes readers into the life of Alex, a 14-year-old boy trapped in the tumultuous journey of adolescence, grappling with a secret that threatens to overshadow his existence.

Each day, Alex walks the familiar streets, his mind a whirlwind of unspoken fears and unanswered questions about his identity and sexuality. Within the walls of Westridge High, he navigates a labyrinth of confusion and isolation, where whispered words and sideways glances speak volumes of the turmoil he faces.

At home, the picture is no less complex. Alex's mother, a pillar of strength and resilience, has pieced together a life for her family in the wake of a painful past. Her love and sacrifices weigh heavily on Alex's conscience as he contends with the heart-wrenching dilemma of revealing his truth or protecting the fragile balance of their lives.

"Shadows of My Truth" is a compelling narrative that captures the essence of a young soul's struggle for self-acceptance in a world that often seems unforgiving. It's a story about the courage to face one's deepest fears, the strength found in vulnerability, and the power of honesty. Alex's journey is a poignant reflection of the inner battles many face but seldom voice.

As readers traverse the emotional landscape of this novel, they will find themselves empathizing with Alex's plight, cheering for his triumphs, and reflecting on the universal quest for acceptance and love.

This book is not just a tale of coming of age; it's a beacon of hope for anyone who has ever felt out of place, a reminder that every voice deserves to be heard in the symphony of life. "Shadows of My Truth" is an unmissable journey of heartache, discovery, and the enduring power of self-acceptance.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Adriano Alamia
  • Publish Date: Feb 26th, 2024
  • Pages: 98
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.23in - 0.29lb
  • EAN: 9798224476404
  • Categories: Coming of AgeLGBTQ+ - Gay