In this memoir, the author takes you on her journey of survival and overcoming the negative stereotypes and prejudice in order to secure her place in a world that has it all.
From her eyes, her story will show you the lifestyle of many Africans who migrates to Dubai in search for greener pastures. In this novel, the writer depicts on the harsh truth about their living conditions, their fight against societal norms and the hidden reality of their struggle in the spirit for survival all the while shouldering the expectations of their family back home.
However, despite these challenges, many have managed to battle the stereotypes. Armed with will power, commitment and the strong bond of friendships formed, fate has smiled on many as they reconstruct their future in this city full of opportunities.