"Prepare yourself to be taken on an emotional journey."
–Kellie Hodges, NC SBI, Special Agent In Charge of Human Trafficking and Crime Scene
Best friends Anna and Rosa are lured from the coffee fields of Nicaragua to a hotel in Costa Rica with the promise of steady employment as maids. They travel together with the excitement of a new life awaiting. What they find instead is a life of slavery and abuse.
Anna and Rosa are determined to rescue themselves and the others they befriend—but the journey will take them years and could cost them their lives.
Based on real-life stories, The Maid brings the problem of human trafficking to life and encourages readers to connect with the victims on a personal level.
Awards, Reviews, and Coverage:
"A thought-provoking novel that will not easily let go of your conscience." –Jodi Burnett, author of Concealed Cargo—FBI- K9 Thriller Series, Book 3
"A must-read for anyone!" –Major Marc Nichols (Ret) NCSHP / Federal Criminal Interdiction Instructor / NC Human Trafficking Commission
"A harrowing tale of abuse—and heroic resistance." –Julian Sher, author of Somebody's Daughter: The Hidden Story of America's Prostituted Children and the Battle to Save Them