Bobby L. Johnson’s New Book “Meet Ida Mae Daughtry” Is A Deeply Emotional And Inspiring Read

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Recent release “Meet Ida Mae Daughtry” from Page Publishing author Bobby L. Johnson is an encouraging celebration of the American meritocracy.

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Bobby L. Johnson, a retired social worker, has completed his new book “Meet Ida Mae Daughtry”: a gripping and potent story of a young black female learning to survive and thrive in a harsh world.

When asked to describe the book, Johnson stated “The novel was meant to provide inspiration to poor young people; specifically young, Black girls. The basic message is that the American Dream is alive and well.”

Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, Bobby L. Johnson’s poignant tale invites readers to find the motivation to improve their own lives. The book illustrates that anyone can overcome the obstacles that come before them.

This novel is about a young Black girl from the small gritty town of East St. Louis, Illinois. She believes in herself and with imagination and a growing spirituality, pursues the American dream. She experiences defeat and victory. She keeps her emotions under control. Her world has a background of casual sex, dope, and violence. With little provocation, Ida Mae will hurt you. She has seen Black life at various levels and wants more than just to be another poor Black girl.

Readers who wish to experience this inspiring work can purchase“Meet Ida Mae Daughtry” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

About Page Publishing

Page Publishing is a traditional New York based full-service publishing house that handles all of the intricacies involved in publishing its authors’ books, including distribution in the world’s largest retail outlets and royalty generation. Page Publishing knows that authors need to be free to create - not bogged down with complicated business issues like eBook conversion, establishing wholesale accounts, insurance, shipping, taxes and the like. Its roster of authors can leave behind these tedious, complex and time consuming issues, and focus on their passion: writing and creating. Learn more at

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