Aspiring Author Lyonel Gerdes’s New Trilogy Book “Port-au-Prince, Haiti…” Is ready to embark

Newark, NJ, February 9th, 2023: Author Lyonel Gerdes is pleased to announce the pre-launch of his new book ” Port-au-Prince, Haiti…,” set to release in February. “Port-au-Prince, Haiti…” is a new book about the complicated family transition from a well-to-do provincial life to a completely different set of unaccustomed, modest living conditions in the capital city of Haiti. It is a story that provides an honest and intimate look at the struggles and hardships faced by his family. The book focuses on the unique challenges and how they had overcome them.  

“Port-au-Prince, Haiti…” by Lyonel Gerdes is a powerful memoir that follows the lives of a family that moves from a rural province of Les Cayes to the bustling capital of Port-au-Prince. As they embark on this journey, they face numerous difficulties. Despite these hardships, they hold onto their hope and faith in the face of adversity. The family’s resilience and courage are an inspiring reminder of the strength of the human spirit.

The narrative offers a vivid and captivating story of the author’s journey before migrating to Miami. It is an inspiring memoir that offers readers a unique insight into the culture and history of Haiti. Lyonel also discusses the high cost of living in Port-au-Prince, which was not as cheap as in the provinces. “Money was critically needed for our large family of nine to be fed”, to paraphrase the author. But despite all this, they were resilient and wouldn’t let themselves go down without putting a fight to the finish

Lyonel Gerdes is an aspiring author with a passion for storytelling. His writing is informative by his own experiences living in Port-au-Prince, Haiti of the 60s and 70s. His book memoir, “Port-au-Prince, Haiti…”, is now available on all major publishing platforms, including Amazon, Kindle, and Barnes and Noble.


Phone: 786-210-2939

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