Shared Lives Book Four: My Brother's Keeper
Shared Lives is a novel about love and friendship in an AIDS environment. Set in Uganda, "The Pearl of Africa's Crown", it glitters like a gem: rising above suffering despair to celebrate courage and put a smile on the face of adversity. This novel is structured in four four parts that present different perspectives as narrated by four vibrant young people whose lives are interwoven around each other's love and death. Book Four is sub-titled "My Brother's Keeper" and is narrated by Gideon or Deon, a healer a seeker and a conforter. He is a researcher on whom hinges the hope of finding a cure for HIV. The lives of the other three of the quartet revolve around him - the solitary survivor because of a closely guarded secret that only becomes known at the end of the story, herein told in his her own words.