Twisted in a Positive Way is a heart-warming and inspiring story about a charming young Nigerian girl Adaugo, who experiences a devastating tragedy at a young age. As she blossoms into a young woman, she struggles to balance and overcome cultural and social expectations in her strive to live life as her authentic self. Her story is one that any person, young or old will learn from as it illustrates the beauty of dreaming big and never giving up.
Twisted in a Positive Way - novel
5 out of 5 star reviews...
"...If your dreams are being discouraged or disparaged in any way you should read this charming, well-plotted beautifully written book."
"...This book is entertaining, inspiring and didactic. It is filled with nuggets of wisdom that would change lives. If you are getting discouraged about a dream or vision, this is a book to read, it is a story reminiscent of Paul Coelhlo's "The Alchemist.""
"I really enjoyed reading this book. It follows the story of a girl named Aduago as she works hard to achieve her dreams despite all the adversaries she faces. It is a well written and heart-warming story, and the end left me with a smile on my face!"
Spanning decades in the heart of Mushin, Lagos Nigeria, this coming-of-age tale of a charming heroine unfolds delicately and is based on the story of a young girl, Adaugo who faces difficult odds. The loss of a loved one and navigating cultural expectations and gender roles are major themes in this personal narrative documenting the growth and learning of a young girl with big dreams.
As Adaugo listens to the still small voice within her, her growth from a young girl in boarding school to a precocious brave woman is studded with precious gems of divine insight.
Her journey is one that any person, young or old will learn from as it illustrates the beauty and triumph of dreaming big and never giving up.
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"...Easy to read and an enjoyable story with some good morals, well done!"
If you are looking for an inspiring and romantic story filled with deep valuable life lessons...Twisted in a Positive Way is the book for you.
Literature and Fiction/Coming of Age/Contemporary Fiction