The Avocado Tree: An Immigrant's Journey

The Avocado Tree: An Immigrant's Journey

by Roxanne Catherine Mapp


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In her award-winning book: The Avocado Tree: An Immigrants Journey author Roxanne Catherine Mapp chronicles her life as an immigrant who came from Trinidad & Tobago to America; with her two young daughters for a better life. She attended Holy Name Convent in Port of Spain, Trinidad. This full color book of art, poetry and photography will: Inspire you to excel despite challenging experiences. Help you to overcome obstacles in a foreign country. Motivate you to continue your education. Give you the confidence that you need to proud of your cultural heritage.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781469141008
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
Publication date: 02/03/2012
Pages: 70
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.18(d)

About the Author

Roxanne Catherine Mapp (Rocky) is an award-winning graphic designer author,
and certified public librarian. Roxanne encourages and motivates people to look within themselves and use their God given talents to find their calling. She believes that we can all create the lives that we deserve through faith and action. Roxanne uses her gift to inspire people and motivate them to realize their dreams through a series of workshops.
Roxanne also holds a Bachelor's Degree in Communications from the College of New Rochelle, and a Master's Degree in Library Science from Pratt Institute in New York.

Roxanne lives in Westchester, New York.

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