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»I’ve found myself wondering what Parker would wear. In Germany, he’s more real than Jamal. On an author tour there, I was booked into every hotel as Herr Bilal. And my wife says Parker is actually a great deal nicer.«

Jamal Mahjoub aka Parker Bilal

Jamal Mahjoub is living a double life, as a literary novelist and as the crime writer Parker Bilal. Under his pen name he has published the two Makana Mysteries Navigation of a Rainmaker and Dogstar Rising. John Crace talked to Mr. Mahjoub alias Herr Bilal. Read the interview at The Guardian.