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Song of a Captive Bird: A Novel
Song of a Captive Bird A Novel
Author: Jasmin Darznik
A spellbinding debut novel about the trailblazing poet Forugh Farrokhzhad, who defied Iranian society to find her voice and her destiny —   — ?Remember the flight, for the bird is mortal.??Forugh Farrokhzad —   — All through her childhood in Tehran, Forugh is told that Iranian daughters should be quiet and modest. She is taught only to obey, but she...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780399182310
ISBN-10: 0399182314
Publication Date: 2/13/2018
Pages: 416
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Publisher: Ballantine Books
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
Members Wishing: 1
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I received this book as a gift and wasn't sure what to expect. It's a captivating story about a woman who defies the expectations of the time and society she lives in. She learns, with difficulty to carve her own path as well as bringing inspiration and hope to future generations of women. I absolutely loved it