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Nafisi, Azar.

Summary: "A passionate hymn to the power of fiction to change people's lives, by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Reading Lolita in Tehran. Ten years ago, Azar Nafisi electrified readers with her million-copy bestseller, Reading Lolita in Tehran, which told the story of how, against the backdrop of morality squads and executions, she taught The Great Gatsby and other classics to her eager...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Adult 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 NAF

Nafisi, Azar.

Summary: Azar Nafisi, author of the beloved international bestseller Reading Lolita in Tehran, now gives us a stunning personal story of growing up in a family in Iran, moving memories of her life lived in thrall to a powerful and difficult mother, against the background of Iran during a time of revolution and change. A young girl's pain over family secrets and a mother's lost life, a young woman's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2010

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 NAFISI, AZAR NAF

Nafisi, Azar.

Summary: Prof. Nafisi resigned from her job as professor of English Literature at a university in Tehran in 1995 due to repressive government policies. For the next 2 years, until she left Iran, she gathered 7 young women, former students, at her house every Thursday morning to read and discuss works of Western literature forbidden by the new regime. They used this forum to learn to speak freely, not...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 820.9 NAF

Nafisi, Azar.

Summary: This is the story of Azar Nafisi's dream and of the nightmare that made it come true. For two years before she left Iran in 1997, Nafisi gathered seven young women at her house every Thursday morning to read and discuss forbidden works of Western literature. They were all former students whom she had taught at university. They were unaccustomed to being asked to speak their minds, but soon they...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 820.9 Nafisi

Nafisi, Azar.

Summary: Azar Nafisi, author of the international bestseller Reading Lolita in Tehran, now gives readers a stunning personal story of growing up in a family in Iran, moving memories of her life lived in thrall to a powerful and difficult mother, against the background of Iran during a time of revolution and change.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 NAFISI, AZAR NAF

Nafisi, Azar.

Summary: BONUS: This edition contains a Things I've Been Silent About discussion guide. In this stunning personal story of growing up in Iran, Azar Nafisi shares her memories of living in thrall to a powerful and complex mother against the backdrop of a country's political revolution. A girl's pain over family secrets, a young woman's discovery of the power of sensuality in literature, the price a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Publishing Group 2008

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Stone, Dan.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: National Endowment for the Arts 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 813 STO

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SA 813 Stone 2007

Stone, Dan.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: National Endowment for the Arts 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 813 STI

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SA 813 Stone 2007

Azad, Nafiza

Summary: Fatima lives in the city of Noor, on the Silk Road, which is currently protected by the Ifrit, djinn of order and reason, from attacks by the violent and ruthless Shayateen djinn--but Fatima was infused with the fire of the Ifrit who died saving her whenshe was four years old, and when one of the most important Ifrit dies she finds herself drawn into the intrigues of the court, the affairs of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2019

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