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"Lords of Misrule" A New Novel By Joel D. Hirst

With this post I am pleased to announce the release of my third novel "Lords of Misrule." Our nation is engaged in a challenging discussion regarding violent extremism, its motivations and repercussions for our society. Through this work, I am attempting to add value to this debate through a fictionalized account of the making and unmaking of a jihadist. ------- "Aliuf Ag Albachar, born into the noble Tuareg ancestry, is just thirteen when he crests a dune with his mother, looks down from atop his camel onto the ancient fabled city of Timbuktu, and contemplates the day it will finally be his.
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