Book ‘Where the Children Take Us’ by Zain E. Asher

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How One Family Achieved the Unimaginable
In this spellbinding memoir, popular CNN anchor Zain E. Asher pays tribute to her mother’s strength and determination to raise four successful children in the shadow of tragedy. Awaiting the return of her husband and young son from a road trip, Obiajulu Ejiofor receives shattering news. There’s been a fatal car crash, and one of them is dead. In Where the Children Take Us, Obiajulu’s daughter, Zain E. Asher, tells the story of her mother’s harrowing fight to raise four children as a widowed immigrant in South London. There is tragedy in this tale, but it is not a tragedy. Drawing on tough-love parenting strategies, Obiajulu teaches her sons and daughters to overcome the daily pressures of poverty...
Publisher: Amistad (April 26, 2022)  Pages: 224 pages  ISBN-10: 0063048833  ISBN-13: 978-0063048836  ASIN:‎ B099Q8RTB6

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About the author: Zain E. Asher is an author and journalist at CNN International, anchoring the network’s primetime global news program, One World with Zain Asher. She has anchored during some of the network’s biggest breaking news stories, including the Russia-Ukraine conflict and the 2021 Israel-Hamas war. She has interviewed countless world leaders, newsmakers and CEOs for the program. Prior to CNN, she was a reporter at MONEY magazine and a freelance reporter at News 12 The Bronx. She is a graduate of Oxford University and Columbia University and lives in the New York area with her husband and two sons.