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The author of the international bestseller, Son of Hamas, Ron Brackin has traveled extensively in the Middle East as an investigative journalist. He was in the West Bank and Gaza during the Al-Aqsa Intifada, on assignment in Baghdad and Mosul after the fall of Iraq and more recently with the rebels and refugees of Southern Sudan and Darfur. He has contributed articles and columns to many publications, including USA Today and The Washington Times. His other books include: Sweet Persecution; Between Two Fires; Iraq, My Handiwork; Around the World in 80 Days . . . the Rest of the Story; The Gospel according to Dracula; and You and Me and the Blackthorn Tree. He was a broadcast journalist with WTOP-AM, Post-Newsweek’s all-news radio station in ...more

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After my NYT bestseller "Son of Hamas" and a dozen other nonfiction books, I've finally published my first novel.

Like "Son of Hamas," "Between Two Fires," and "Iraq, My Handiwork," this, too, is set in the turbulent Middle East.

The idea grew out of the notion that, if the whole Garden of Eden/Tree of Life thing was real and not just a myth, it should still be around and presumably accessible.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 21, 2012 09:31 Tags: amman, angels, antichrist, baghdad, beirut, botox, cia, demons, healing, immortality, jerusalem, miracles, moscow, son-of-hamas, tree-of-life
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