Nineteen

Sami Mokaddem

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Tunisia

  Thriller

French

Nineteen is the first part of the Carthaginian trilogy by Sami Mokaddem. It is a book that combines suspense and Carthaginian history in an original mix that restores the nobility of the genre's literature. Through its trilogy, Sami Mokaddem presents the hidden facet of the story and the reader rediscovers with him what is hidden in the ruins of Carthage, learns more about Punic mythology and accompanies Hannibal in his conquest of Rome. A trilogy that encourages the reader to learn more about the ancient history of Tunisia and to go further in his research.  

Sami Mokaddem was born in 1982. A chartered accountant, he escaped the world of numbers by publishing his first novel on social media. In 2013, he published his first collection of short stories. In 2014, he published his first novel, Nineteen, winner of the 2015 Comar Prize in the category Découverte (Emerging Writer).