When Jada wakes up in a hospital, the last thing she thinks is that her life has completely changed forever. But when the very real civil war forces her to flee from every open space, she must use the firearm skills her father taught her to reunite with him and protect herself.
Armed with a single gun and a key to an unknown locker, Jada crosses Syria on a journey with a group of children called the Fearless Freedom Fighters.
With the leader, Zak, they mount a plan to rescue their fathers while they try to cope with the merciless murders of their families. As Jada and Zak lead the group together, love blossoms, but with soldiers hot on their tail, they need to stay vigilant in the face of war.
Targeted Age Group:: Young adult
What Inspired You to Write Your Book?
On August 21 I was moved by the images of the Syrian conflict, and embarked on a unlikely journey of writing my first novel.
How Did You Come up With Your Characters?
I was watching the moving images on the television, and their will to survive created characters for me. Unfortunately there are lot images of the people suffering from war. I watched the war unfold on my television, and how people reacted to it.
About the Author:
I was born in Lancaster, England. Growing up in a single parent household with five other siblings was hard and also character building.
As a young child I found a passion for drawing and continued this into adulthood. I graduating from the University of Central Lancashire, England with a BA(Hons) in fashion design.
At aged twenty seven, me and my husband packed up our belongings for a lifelong dream to move to California. Our America dream was complete with the birth of my daughter.
A new job positioned opened up New York, and the we decide to relocate to Long Island, NY, which is where I currently resides.
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