The Black Diamond # Wattys2016
Abbony Diamond is a fourteen year old girl who lives in the Kingdom of Cinenta with her mother and older brother. Being amoungst the poorest people, she lives in the Underworld which is the home to many run-aways, criminals and gangs and is constantly bullied and harassed by the rest of the Kingdom. Upon returning from school, she finds her house being surrounded by soldiers. Her life changes forever in a matter of seconds as she has to deal with loss and the fact that her father is not who she once believed him to be.
Abby struggles to cope with the changes of her life as well as the loss of first her family, and then her friends. She deals with the struggle of sacrificing herself for the greater good of others and learns that not every book should be judged by it's cover and that people are not always who they appear to be. Will Abbony Diamond survive as life does it's best to break her?
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*Note: This story is an edited version of "The Black Diamond" (https://www.wattpad.com/story/14543332-the-black-diamond) *Please note that this story will be removed after edit is complete.
*Note: Mentions of violence, abuse, discrimination, corporal punishment, depression, and sexual abuse present.