E.V. Fleurima's Book Receives Rave Reviews, Based On A True Story Examines Family Abuse Explores What Happens When a Woman Pursues Personal and Sexual Freedom Ckiara Song of Men Slaves, a new novel by E.V. Fleurima, transports readers into the life of a teenager frustrated with family abuse, as she refuses to be silent and exposes what happens when the family secret is exposed. It turns an entire family against her; even community leaders protect the aggressor and steal her child in retaliation. The dramatic book details the emotional and physical events of the main character's childhood that leads to the present inner enlightenment. Fleurima writes eloquently of the main character's defeats, struggles and triumphs, sharing her experiences in a world of false equality, double standards and what happens when personal and sexual freedom. The author's brutal honesty and sense of humor lightens the mood as she relates a poetic story in this interactive - narrator to reader experience.