Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Prebound)

Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood By Marjane Satrapi Cover Image
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“Persepolis is a graphic novel that is narrated by a young girl but crafted with the eloquence of a woman's perspective. Satrapi reflects on her childhood in Iran and her struggles to negotiate her own identity in the midst of violence, fear, and fundamentalism. A heartfelt and hilarious coming-of-age story for both adult and teenage readers!”
— Izzy Cohen, DIESEL, A Bookstore, Oakland, CA

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For use in schools and libraries only. The great-granddaughter of Iran's last emperor and the daughter of ardent Marxists describes growing up in Tehran in a country plagued by political upheaval and vast contradictions between public and private life.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781417640416
ISBN-10: 1417640413
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Publication Date: June 1st, 2004
Pages: 153
Language: English
Series: Persepolis

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