Committed to Beauty by IFY OKONTA
A novel about beauty standards and unrequited love. The ridicule Ella felt for her looks as a child is finally behind her. Her unconventional appearance is now appreciated as true beauty. Her search for love and acceptance takes her around the world to glitzy cities. She walks the world’s runways and lands the most sought-after fashion campaigns. But being a successful model isn’t translating into happiness for Ella. She becomes a victim of violence, and the blissful and carefree journey she expected takes a different path. She becomes self-destructive, turning to a hedonistic lifestyle. With more personal loss and heart-wrenching news from home, Ella hears God’s subtle voice telling her she has a different future ahead of her. Will her new start back home in Nigeria help her find the love and happiness that she’s always desired? Spanning three decades and four continents, Committed to Beauty is one girl’s painful search for love and acceptance…in all the wrong places.
Book Length: Long Novel - 320-650 PagesIn simple words, the novel penned by a Christian worldview, a way of viewing the world separated through the facts shown in the Bible, is called Christian books. It implies a sovereign God who made everyone and everything; it believes we are responsible to God for our decisions, promises, and activities; it feels we require forgiveness and redemption and that it comes only through the person of Jesus Christ. There are two types of Christian Books: Christian fiction Christian fiction books are those books that overtly display elements of Christianity in the story, mixing things like prayer, conversion, church. Christian non-fiction Christian non-fiction is normally overt in its use of Biblical beliefs to explain an appropriate subject.
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