Born in the great city of London, England, Anikka Forbes always knew that she was different. Even down to her last name! It’s not a story you come across every day and may even be something you’ve never heard of before! You couldn’t make it up. Throughout her life this puzzled her in spite of her mothers’ reason as to why it was done, blaming it on her father when both are responsible. It wasn’t until her mid-thirties that she discovered her father’s bloodline and that she was a descendant of Nigerian Royalty, whose throne traces back 900 years and her history was hidden to keep her Nigerian ancestry a secret while growing up in Britain.
Although technically a princess, Anikka has experienced the ups and downs of life like most. In her debut book, you will enjoy Anikka’s journey as she allows you to glimpse into a few of her nineteen years’ worth of authentic diary material from (2010-2016) written every day to some days. Her book will have you laughing, crying, intrigued, and captivated as a ‘lady of color and variety’ whose ancestry traces back to royalty takes you into her most intimate thoughts and experiences. In reading the book, The Journey of a Hidden Princess: A British Lady’s Path to Discovery of Her African Royal Bloodline, not since Princess Diana will a reader come up close and personal with a lady who in spite of her royalty is genuine, truthful and humble.