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|Title||:||Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Persepolis, #1)|
|Author||:||Marjane Satrapi, Mattias Ripa|
|Number of Pages||:||153|
|Category||:||Graphic novels, Non fiction, Comics, Memoir, Biography|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Persepolis, #1) A i New York Times i Notable Book A i Time Magazine i Best Comix of the Year A i San Francisco Chronicle i and i Los Angeles Times i Best seller .
Wise funny and heartbreaking i Persepolis i is Marjane Satrapi s memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution In powerful black and white comic strip images Satrapi tells the story of her life in Tehran from ages six to fourteen years that saw the overthrow of the Shah s regime the triumph of the Islamic Revolution and the devastating effects of war with Iraq The intelligent and outspoken only child of committed Marxists and the great granddaughter of one of Iran s last emperors Marjane bears witness to a childhood uniquely entwined with the history of her country .
i Persepolis i paints an unforgettable portrait of daily life in Iran and of the bewildering contradictions between home life and public life Marjane s child s eye view of dethroned emperors state sanctioned whippings and heroes of the revolution allows us to learn as she does the history of this fascinating country and of her own extraordinary family Intensely personal profoundly political and wholly original i Persepolis i is at once a story of growing up and a reminder of the human cost of war and political repression It shows how we carry on with laughter and tears in the face of absurdity And finally it introduces us to an irresistible little girl with whom we cannot help but fall in love