A poignant, heartfelt new novel by the award nominated author of Together Tea that explores loss, reconciliation, and the quirks of fate n nRoya, a dreamy, idealistic teenager living amid the political upheaval of 1953 Tehran, finds a literary oasis in kindly Mr Fakhri s neighborhood stationery shop

Darius doesn t think he ll ever be enough, in America or in Iran n nDarius Kellner speaks better Klingon than Farsi, and he knows about Hobbit social cues than Persian ones He s about to take his first ever trip to Iran, and it s pretty overwhelming especially when he s also dealing with clinic

1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A clear eyed account of learning how to lead in a chaotic world, by General Jim Mattis the former Secretary of Defense and one of the most formidable strategic thinkers of our time and Bing West, a former assistant secretary of defense and combat Marine n n A four sta

Winner of The Victorian Prize for Literature, and the Prize for Non Fiction, Victorian Premier s Literary Awards 2019 n nWhere have I come from From the land of rivers, the land of waterfalls, the land of ancient chants, the land of mountains n nIn 2013, Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani was illeg

The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree is an extraordinarily powerful and evocative literary novel set in Iran in the period immediately after the Islamic Revolution in 1979 Using the lyrical magic realism style of classical Persian storytelling, Azar draws the reader deep into the heart of a fami

Si nous tions en Iran, cette salle d attente d h pital ressemblerait un caravans rail, songe Kimi Un joyeux foutoir o s encha neraient bavardages, confidences et anecdotes en cascade N e T h ran, exil e Paris depuis ses dix ans, Kimi a toujours essay de tenir distance son pays, sa cul

The first comprehensive and authoritative history of the Koh i Noor, arguably the most celebrated and mythologised jewel in the world n nOn 29 March 1849, the ten year old Maharajah of the Punjab was ushered into the magnificent Mirrored Hall at the centre of the great Fort in Lahore There, in a pu

At thirteen, bright eyed, straight A student Sara Saedi uncovered a terrible family secret she was breaking the law simply by living in the United States Only two years old when her parents fled Iran, she didn t learn of her undocumented status until her older sister wanted to apply for an after s

In Iran, 1953, a driver named Behrouz discovers an abandoned baby in an alleyway When he adopts her, naming her Aria, he has no idea how profoundly this fiery, blue eyed orphan will shape his future n nAs she grows, Aria is torn between the three women fated to mother her the wife of Behrouz, who b

An critically acclaimed Iranian author makes his American literary debut with this powerful and harrowing psychological portrait of modern Iran an unprecedented and urgent work of fiction with echoes of The Stranger, 1984, and The Orphan Master s Son that exposes the oppressive and corrosive power o

A spellbinding debut novel about the trailblazing poet Forugh Farrokhzhad, who defied Iranian society to find her voice and her destiny n n Remember the flight, for the bird is mortal Forugh Farrokhzad n nAll through her childhood in Tehran, Forugh is told that Iranian daughters should be quiet and

Zomorod Cindy Yousefzadeh is the new kid on the block for the fourth time California s Newport Beach is her family s latest perch, and she s determined to shuck her brainy loner persona and start afresh with a new Brady Bunch name Cindy It s the late 1970s, and fitting in becomes diff

From the bestselling author of The Septembers of Shiraz, the story of an Iranian man reckoning with his capacity for love and evilSet in Iran and New York City, Man of My Time tells the story of Hamid Mozaffarian, who is as alienated from himself as he is from the world around him After decades of

As a child living in his family s apple orchard, Ahmad Torkash Vand treasures his great great great great grandfather s every mesmerizing word On the day of his father s death, Ahmad listens closely as the seemingly immortal elder tells him the tale of a centuries old family curse and the boy