Terror in the City of LightsTraveling to Paris on vacation two New York Federal agents are directed by their supervisor to assist four anti-terror fighters in Paris, three American and one a female Muslim, all labeled by a Paris newspaper as four modern musketeers. They are being hunted by an Islamic Algerian Salafist who seeks revenge for his brother's death hat occurred in a shootout in the Casbah in Algiers. The four are joined by French special agent Jules Crouseau who although considered awkward 'gets his man' in his own unusual way.
Not satisfied with vengeance against the musketeers alone the Algerian terrorist also wants to destroy monuments in Paris. In the process he and his henchmen try to shoot the terror fighters in a popular Parisian restaurant, kill them in a car bomb on he beltway around Paris, and then finally destroy them in the process of blowing up both the cathedral of Notre Dame and the famed Hotel de Dieu on the Ile de St. Louis.
The plot keeps you riveted as you trace the fanatical Islamist who has no conscience about murdering innocents for the sake of his demented religious viewpoint...
ISBN: 978-0-9896690-0-9 Paperback
ISBN: 978-0-9896690-1-6 Hardcover
In my two earlier books Paris Under Siege and Paris on Fire,
I introduced a character, Aboud Ali Quadir, who, unlike most Muslims, is
an example of a radical Islamic terrorist. I contrasted him with Fatima
Yousseff, who as a devout Muslim was just the opposite: a moderate,
fair-minded, and decent human being. Terror in the City of Lights
continues to reveal the difference between uncompromising ideologues and
Moderation is ... a distinct ethical disposition. Just as the moderate
He could be describing my heroine Fatima Yousseff.
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