Khalil

This novel takes us inside the mind of a suicide bomber . . . – France Culture

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To be published on 1 October.

November 2015. On a motorway in France, Khalil, a 23-year-old Muslim man, is testing the city of Paris, an explosive belt strapped to his chest. On the Stade de France in the Saint-Denis area that is his trial, he is ready to strike a heavy blow against the ugly life around him and reach the Eternity of the Martyr. But on that night of horror, things go awry and Khalil survives despite himself. . .

This novel immerses us in the mind of the suicide bomber . . . – France Culture

Scale down the radicalization. . . it is not to be excused, but to be understood . – La Croix

Weight200 g