First-time Author Benvinda Marques Debuts With a Moving and Illuminating Book That Provides Awareness On Penile Cancer

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Based on a true life journey, “Where Am I” tells the story of a powerful businessman who loses his sexual power to penile cancer and embarks on a spiritual journey of transformation and renewal.

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According to research conducted by Cancer Research UK, penile cancer is a rare condition in the United Kingdom with around 400 cases diagnosed each year, with mostly men over 60 as its victims. While this condition is infrequent, public awareness should be given utmost importance. In her self-publishing debut titled Where Am I?, author Benvinda Marques provides her readers with awareness through the story of a powerful businessman who loses his sexual power to penile cancer and later embarks on a spiritual journey of transformation and renewal.

Where Am I? is an equally touching and informative book based on a true life journey, aiming to bring awareness to penile cancer. This book tells the story of a powerful businessman who has at the centre of his world his money-making business. Parallel to that, a lifestyle based on his sexual power, but when he loses it to penile cancer his world collapses. As his condition brings about confusion, agony and distress, he finds himself at a crossroads unsure where to turn. Influenced by others around him, more so a young woman he meets and befriends who has a great impact on him, he finds new meaning. She helps him find his own spirituality, bringing about transformation, changing his perspective on what really matters, and in consequence changing his ways, embracing his vulnerabilities, to finding strength, contentment and joy.

In this book, Marques has carefully written a wonderful story based on real facts that will inform the readers about penile cancer. Deeply touching, moving, illuminating and funny at times, Where Am I? will remind everyone about the value of life and time.

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About the Author
Benvinda Marques was born in Portugal and she works in the Fashion Industry. Her spirituality leads her to looking into different religions, and finding that at the very core of all there is one principle, divine love—the force that connects people and can eliminate fear, the mother of most ills, and in consequence heal. In her inquiries she came across the Theosophical Society where she is a member.

Where Am I? * by Benvinda Marques
Publication Date: May 22, 2013
Trade Paperback; £13.99; 259 pages; 978-1-4836-1704-6
Trade Hardback; £23.99; 259 pages; 978-1-4836-1705-3
Ebook; £3.99; 978-1-4836-1706-0

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