Lia – the second installment of the Confessions of a War Child trilogy. – love can grow amidst the dust of war – Follow the journey as it twists and turns along a trail full of conspiracy, conflict, and love. At the stroke of midnight, as soldiers storm his castle, a president, a prisoner, a declaration and a nation come to life on the pages of Confessions of a War Child- Lia. The story begins as the President of Kabar orders his guards to bring forth the captive and captivating Lia, one of the prisoners he had jailed a year ago. Having held back his feelings from the moment he saw her, only now can he give in to his true heart. Face to face with the beautiful Lia, he becomes lost in the depth of her eyes, declaring his undying love for the first and final time. In a gesture of remorse and regret, he forces a letter into her hand – his confession. This act – a deliberate lethal attack – is the final retaliation against two nations at war for years. Chemical bombs have been planted throughout Kabar and the neighboring Saghar. Timed to go off at midnight, the two nations will finally be united as one – in tragedy. Ruling with brutality for three decades, the President of Kabar has taken countless lives along the way. Now, gazing into the eyes of his beloved, without a word, he raises his gun. With a single bullet to the head, his merciless sovereignty has ended. This compelling novel moves through the mind of a powerful leader, exploring the dark world of war that precedes the light world of peace.
About the author
Chaker Khazaal, author of the compelling Confessions of a War Child trilogy, was born in 1987 to Palestinian parents, despite growing up in a refugee camp in Beirut, Chaker’s strong leadership skills and highest academic average were recognized with the prestigious Toronto’s York University’s Global Leader of Tomorrow Award to study Film Production and International Development. Post graduation, Chaker achieved community recognition as a public speaker on social media, refugee affairs, and global cooperation for developmental projects. He has been invited to speak at Google Headquarters and the United Nations in America, University of Toronto in Canada, public schools in Norway and Ukraine, unions in Lebanon, etc., and asked to manage several entities’ social media platforms, like the 2014 Oscar nominated film Omar. In March 2013, Chaker released the first part of his trilogy in Genève, Switzerland. Chaker is often featured on-air for interviews, in print and interactive digital media. He is a strong advocate for refugees, encouraging youth to immigrate from refugee camps to become active members of the international economy. Inspired by the Syrian conflict and the situation of refugees in Middle East, Chaker wrote the second part of his trilogy: Confessions of a War Child (Lia).
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