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Alastair Luft

Photo: Robin Spencer Photography 2017

Alastair Luft writes out of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, where he lives with his wife and two daughters. He is the author of two books, The Battle Within, a fictional account of a soldier's descent into PTSD, and Jihadi Bride, a terrorism thriller about one family's experience with modern extremism. A graduate of the University of Gloucestershire's MFA program, and a 23-year veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, Alastair is also an accomplished speaker who has presented on how violence begets violence, and the importance of discovering one's passion.

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Jihadi Bride. Black Rose Writing, 2019
The Battle Within. Inkshares, 2017
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