Sandals in the Snow by Rose Ihedigbo

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Sandals in the SnowTitle: Sandals in the Snow

Author: Rose Ihedigbo

Genre: Non -Fiction (Memoir)

Format: Paperback

Book Dimension: 8.5 x 5.8

Number of Pages: 262

Publication Year: April 9, 2013

Publisher: Tate Publishing

ISBN: 1625108257

Available at: sandals.tateauthor.com, Amazon.com.

Short Description: Rose and three young children walked onto American soil wearing Sandals in the Snow, an abrupt transition from Nigeria to New York. This fascinating memoir recounts the amazing journey of an African family searching for the American dream. Rose Ihedigbo draws readers into the account beginning in two small villages in Nigeria, through snowstorms, and into life in New York and Massachusetts. This engaging story sweeps the readers in, allowing them to live vicariously through the experiences. Sandals in the Snow integrates the authors native language, Igbo, with English and utilizes African phrases and simple translations. Rose poetically describes her story and the faithfulness of God that was impressed on her through every experience. Discover hope for your own struggle in this dramatic testimony to what can be achieved through commitment, faith, and education. This memoir provides readers an understanding of religion in African villages and a personal account of the Biafra War. You will be encouraged at this portrait of human resilience and triumph over adversities.

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