In November 2019 when South Asian and Black candidate Kamala Harris was elected Vice President of the United States, the world rejoiced at how she made history breaking barriers in the world of politics. Author and CEO of Rhoshan Pharmaceuticals Hitha Palepu's second book is a compilation of VP Kamala Harris's unique biography coupled with interviews of prominent women who know her well. Throughout the book, you'll find also find a compilation of valuable lessons to offer women guidance on how to be assertive and authentic in their personal and work life. As a South Asian woman in the States, Hitha Palepu sees much of Kamala Harris and her mother Shyamala Gopalan Harris reflected in herself and in her own family. Her upcoming novel zones in on anecdotes about immigration, western assimilation, and finding one's identity.
We're Speaking: Life Lessons of Kamala Harris: How to Use Your Voice, Be Assertive, and Own Your Story is available for preorder on WHSmith and will be published on 11 Nov.