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The Black Crescent

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By Jane Johnson
Historical Fiction

Hamou Badi is born in a village in the Anti-Atlas Mountains with the markings of the Zouhry on his hands. In Morocco, the Zouhry is a figure of legend, a child of both humans and djinns. But when young Hamou finds the body of a murdered woman, his life is forever changed. Haunted by this unsolved murder and driven by the desire to do good in the world, Hamou leaves his village for Casablanca. The lines between right and wrong are not as clear as the magical lines on his palms., Hamou is forced to choose between all he knows and all he loves.

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