the night IT happens
Seventeen-year-old Nadia Appiah from Nigeria feels like the luckiest girl on the planet. With an acceptance letter to Columbia University’s year- long study abroad program and an internship at a prestigious law firm, she’s well on her way to fulfilling her dreams to become a lawyer. Evern more, she befriends Kate, an inquisitive but generous law intern who becomes the best friend Nadia has at the firm.
When Kate doesn’t show up for work, Nadia has to take her place working late one evening with the boss. That night changes Nadia happy outlook. Finding herself hooked on sleeping pills and in a mental institution, Nadia is forced to face the truth about what happened to her.
She realizes she has to make a choice, remaining quiet or to speak out and gain justice for herself. Nadia and Kate will have to take on the challenge of their lives.
- 51188 words
- About 205 pages