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              Books by Marjane Satrapi

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              Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood
                

              Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $34.99
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              Originally published to wide critical acclaim in France, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi's wise, funny, and heartbreaking memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. [ A] self-portrait of the artist as a young girl, rendered in graceful black-and-white comics that a...pply a childlike sensibility to the bleak lowlights of recent Iranian history . . . [Her] style is powerful; it persuasively communicates confusion and horror through the eyes of a precocious preteen. QVillage Voice.
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              ISBN 9780375714573
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2005
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Pantheon Graphic Library
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Persepolis I & II

              Persepolis I & II (Paperback, Media tie-in)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $29.99
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              Tells the story of Marjane Satrapi's life in Tehran from the ages of 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. This book paints a portrait of daily life in Iran and of th...e contradictions between home life and public life.
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              ISBN 9780099523994
              Released NZ 1 May 2008
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return
                

              Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $27.99
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              Funny and heartbreaking, this eagerly awaited sequel to Satrapi's memoir-in-comic-strips Persepolis about her Iranian adolescence and about the life of her entire nation continues with the same dazzling combination of singular artistry, insight, and storytelling as her first book....
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              ISBN 9780375714665
              Released NZ 5 Aug 2005
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Pantheon Graphic Library
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              Embroideries
                

              Embroideries (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $29.99
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              By turns heartbreaking and hilarious, this book's stories lift the veil off the real, private lives of Iranian women and--perfectly captured in Satrapi's simple, beguiling drawings--reveal the connections between women everywhere.

              ISBN 9780375714672
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2008
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Pantheon Graphic Library
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              Chicken With Plums
               

              Chicken With Plums (Hardback, New title)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $45.00
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              In November 1955, Nasser Ali Khan, one of Iran's celebrated tar players, is in search of a new instrument. His beloved tar has been broken. He decides that life is no longer worth living. He takes to his bed, renouncing the world and all of its pleasures. This book presents the s...tory of the eight days he spends preparing to surrender his soul.
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              ISBN 9780224080453
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2006
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return
               

              Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $38.99
              • $33.20
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              The great-granddaughter of Iran's last emperor and the daughter of ardent Marxists continues her description of growing up in Tehran--a country plagued by political upheaval and vast contradictions between public and private life. 50,000 first printing.

              ISBN 9780375422881
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2004
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Pantheon Graphic Library
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Persepolis I & II

              Persepolis I & II (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Combined volume)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $49.99
              • $38.99
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              Tells the story of Marjane Satrapi's life in Tehran from the ages of 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. This title paints a portrait of daily life in Iran and of t...he bewildering contradictions between home life and public life.
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              ISBN 9780224080392
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2006
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Embroideries

              Embroideries (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $28.99
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              Contains stories about the lengths to which some women go to find a man, to keep a man, or just to keep up appearances. This book presents an introduction to the private lives of some interesting ordinary women. It also demonstrates how much women the world over have in common.

              ISBN 9780224087407
              Released NZ 3 Nov 2008
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Persepolis: The Story of an Iranian Childhood

              Persepolis: The Story of an Iranian Childhood (Hardback, New title)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $45.00
              • $35.10
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              Tells the story of Marjane Satrapi's life in Tehran from the ages of 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. This title paints a portrait of daily life in Iran and of t...he bewildering contradictions between home life and public life.
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              ISBN 9780224064408
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2003
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Persepolis 2
               

              Persepolis 2 (Hardback, New title)

              By Satrapi, Marjane

              • RRP: $45.00
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              Persepolis ended in a cliffhanger in 1984, just as 14 year old Marjane was leaving behind her home in Tehran, escaping fundamentalism and the war in Iraq to begin a new life in the West. Here we follow her through the next eight years of her life - four years in Vienna, and four ...years back in Iran.
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              ISBN 9780224074407
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2004
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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