Persepolis I & II

Description

CHOSEN BY EMMA WATSON FOR 'OUR SHARED SHELF' FEMINIST BOOK CLUB The Story of a Childhood and The Story of a Return The intelligent and outspoken child of radical Marxists, and the great-grandaughter of Iran's last emperor, Satrapi bears witness to a childhood uniquely entwined with the history of her country. Persepolis paints an unforgettable portrait of daily life in Iran and of the bewildering contradictions between home life and public life. This is a beautiful and intimate story full of tragedy and humour - raw, honest and incredibly illuminating.

Details

Author(s)
Marjane Satrapi
Format
Paperback | 352 pages
Dimensions
129 x 198 x 26mm | 326g
Publication date
05 Jul 2011
Publisher
Vintage Publishing
Imprint
VINTAGE
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition
Media tie-in
Edition statement
Film Tie-In
Illustrations note
Black and white throughout
ISBN10
009952399X
ISBN13
9780099523994
Bestsellers rank
3,341