Find Me Unafraid is a moving story of loss, love, determination and hope. Kibera – one of Africa’s largest slums – would be the birth place of the most unlikeliest of relationships. It would be here that two people from diametrically different worlds would find each other and find love. Kennedy Odede from a destitute family in Kibera would meet Jessica Posner, an educated, middle-class girl from Denver.
This book is co-written by the two. Each of them giving the reader their story from their vantage point. It all comes together towards the end, just as their lives have.
Find Me Unafraid of love is one of those books that inspire you to do more, be more. It sends out hope to the hopeless, love to the unloved and motivation to the demotivated.
Kibera stays at the heart of this novel. Kennedy Odede risks life and limb, countless times, in his quest to better it. Jessica finds herself enmeshed in this noble project and eventually takes it up as her own. Together, these two have retold the story of Africa’s largest slums, uplifting millions in the process.