In the Skin of a Jihadist: A Young Journalist Enters the ISIS Recruitment Network
Released! 05/26/2015
In the Skin of a Jihadist: A Young Journalist Enters the ISIS Recruitment Network
by Anna Erelle
Paperback

A young French journalist’s riveting and unprecedented look at how today’s most ruthless terrorists use social media and technology to reach disaffected youth—witnessed through the undercover investigation that led to her deep involvement with a key member of ISIS.

On Facebook, “Melodie”—a twenty-year-old-convert to Islam living with her mother and sister in Toulouse—meets Bilel, a French-born, high-ranking militant for the Islamic State in Syria. Within days, Bilel falls in love wit... read more