Book Review: My Life Sentences - A True Story by Elisha Chirchir
categories: Book, Nonfiction, Africa, Kenya, America, Human Perseverance, Compassion, True Story
Elisha Chirchir about this book: "My Life Sentences" is a true story written by Elisha Chirchir who was born in Kenya - Africa to a family of 14. Despite the large family size, tragedies took away his five siblings and he could not understand why. Elisha takes you through each step of his life as he grew up in the remote corners of Africa to the lighted streets of the United States of America. Challenges did not stop after landing in New York. They seem to never end for him at all. Every time things seemed to lighten up, an even darker shadow came knocking. He has been through thick and thin and yet he is prepared for the worst. While doing his best to draw a fine a line between the two different lifestyles (Africa and America), he clearly draws the real picture of his struggles. You can only relate to his harrowing transitions by reading his story. There is more to learned in this world, the only question is: who is ready and willing to learn from their mistakes and keep moving? Elisha is that human being!
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This book is a must-read for all who like True Stories. From Africa to the United States, the story takes you through vivid steps of human transition, even when the goals never change with tough times.