Yaw Sachi Charts Journey to Freedom, Belongingness, Self-discovery

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Book gives voice to African American struggle, paradoxical goodness in White America

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Yaw Sachi marks his debut in the world of fiction with the release of “Crying for Freedom: An African Across Europe to America” (published by AuthorHouse). A seamless blend of history and fiction, this new novel charts a man’s search for identity and belonging in a ruthless and racist world.

Inspired by actual events and people, “Crying for Freedom” tells the story of Oheneba, a young man from Africa whose desire to escape his native country's defective social, political and economic systems propels him to Europe and eventually to the United States. He discovers that neither place is the "land of milk and honey" he had dreamt of. His experiences and observations during his travels give way to a thought-provoking reflection on the struggles of the black race and how it might possibly overcome these hurdles.

Sachi wrote this book to pass on his gift of learning through experience, hoping that the life story of the protagonist, Oheneba, will engender some change and bring about evolution in the consciousness of his African brothers and sisters and the oppressed minority groups in the world, as well as help with race relations in America. “Crying for Freedom” is a universal tale of self-discovery and mankind’s perennial search for identity and compassion in the midst of the vicissitudes of life.

“Crying for Freedom”
By Yaw Sachi
Softcover | 6 x 9in | 286 pages | ISBN 9781410771353
E-Book | 286 pages | ISBN 9781410771346
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Yaw Sachi is an African-born U.S. citizen and published writer whose professional experience includes several years with a major U.S. international company and a Big Four public accounting firm. He is also a graduate of his company's executive management program. He has an uncanny ability to observe and write about human nature with the thoroughness of an auditor. Yaw Sachi is his pen name.

AuthorHouse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is a leading provider of book publishing, marketing, and bookselling services for authors around the globe and offers the industry’s only suite of Hollywood book-to-film services. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, AuthorHouse assigns each author personal publishing and marketing consultants who provide guidance throughout the process. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse celebrated 15 years of service to authors in Sept. 2011.For more information or to publish a book visit authorhouse.com or call 1-888-519-5121. For the latest, follow @authorhouse on Twitter.

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