The Invisible Man by Nazreen Mohammed

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The Invisible Man is the Story of Dave Gaphoor who is currently incarcerated in a Miami Prison serving, a life sentence, 30 years, 15 years and 5 years in Prison.
The author writes about his childhood and what led Dave to be where he is today, she explains his family situation and how she grew up in the same Islands of Trinidad and Tobago and the same Village as well with his mother, they knew each other and their families.
She goes to Trinidad to help with his mitigation Investigation and what she finds out is unthinkable, the author tells of his abandonment, his abuse and his time in the foster system after his migration to the United States after he is rescued by his aunt. The lack of positive influence of a father in his life and what seemed like a life destined to fail regardless, his mother and her strange ability to successfully never raise her kids. The book also shows how the family relationships are damaged along the way and the children he cannot be a parent to, his heartfelt journey and his times of hopelessness and dark days.
This story started in New York where he was born, then Carlsen field in Trinidad where he spent 8 years of his life and the abuse he experienced there. His life after that in New York, Dave waits in Prison with the hope that he will one day he will be with his kids. He hopes the system will work for him and he will get the justice he rightfully deserves.
 

About Nazreen Mohammed

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Nazreen Mohammed was born in the West Indian Island of Trinidad and Tobago. She is the mother of three children. She lives in north Florida with her family and she had always had the desire and passion to become a writer when a life changing event gave her the motivation to make her dream into a reality.  She felt compelled to write her first book about an event that had impacted her life and changed it forever. After writing ‘The Pursuit of Justice’ a true story, she went on to write her second book ‘The Unfortunate’ which was also based on an actual event as well. She then decided to write this book since she had assisted in the mitigation when she went to Trinidad in 2007, Dave was able to avoid the death penalty but when she looked at his trial transcripts she felt that there were some questionable decisions made and he had become ‘The Invisible Man’ who was tucked away serving two life sentences. This author has dedicated the rest of her life to writing and helping others. She started a charitable organization called Lifeline, Inmate Support Advocate Group (ISAG) and she offers support and counseling to the families of Inmates.
 
Published May 26, 2011 by Xlibris. 72 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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