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New PDF release: Africa's Child (Dancing Soul Trilogy Book 1)

By Maria Nhambu

From the Foreword by way of Marian Wright Edelman

Africa’s baby is an unforgettable and searingly own book….In the face of repeated stumbling blocks and injustices, Nhambu endured to research the realm round her with wit and a pointy humorousness. specifically, as a really younger baby she made up our minds sooner or later that whether there has been no different individual on the planet who enjoyed and sought after her, she was once going to like and deal with herself—and that call replaced the process her existence.

Africa’s baby is the tale of a mixed-race lady turning out to be up within the Usambara Mountains of Tanzania, East Africa. Raised in an orphanage without wisdom of her origins or kinfolk, she continued abandonment, hardships, serious health problems, and bullying. Her reports as a toddler and youngster incorporated actual, emotional, and sexual abuse, social stigma, and racial discrimination.
Yet Nhambu tells her inspiring tale with heat and humor. Her wondering brain probes the African tribal realities and multi-cultural complexities that impacted her lifestyles either on the orphanage and colleges run by means of German nuns in addition to at an African highschool with American nuns.
Nhambu not just survived her adolescence yet triumphed. Her religion and resilience, besides a trust in studying and her tenacious pursuit of an schooling, sustained her via many demanding situations. Dance, particularly African tribal dance, grew to become the way in which she healed and nourished her spirit.
Through the affection and dedication of an American instructor she met in Africa, Nhambu was once capable of pursue her dream of schooling and a brand new lifestyles for herself. the 1st e-book in her three-part memoir ends as she is leaving Africa for collage stories in the US on an entire scholarship.
Maria Nhambu is the author of Aerobics With Soul®, a health exercise session in keeping with African dance.

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