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Persepolis 2. / [The story of a return]

Author: Marjane Satrapi
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Secondary (senior high) school : English
Database:WorldCat
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In 1984, [the author] flees fundamentalism and the war with Iraq to attend high school in Vienna, where she faces the trials of adolescence far from her friends and family.... After graduation, [she] returns to Iran. Her difficult homecoming forces her to confront the changes both she and her country have undergone in her absence, and her shame at what she perceives as her failure in Austria. Life begins to brighter  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Marjane Satrapi; Marjane Satrapi
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Marjane Satrapi
OCLC Number: 212925893
Notes: Originally published: New York : Pantheon, c2004. 1st American Paperback ed.
Target Audience: Grade 9 and up.
Description: Sound disc : digital, mono, ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Persepolis 2.
Responsibility: Marjane Satrapi.

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In 1984, [the author] flees fundamentalism and the war with Iraq to attend high school in Vienna, where she faces the trials of adolescence far from her friends and family.... After graduation, [she] returns to Iran. Her difficult homecoming forces her to confront the changes both she and her country have undergone in her absence, and her shame at what she perceives as her failure in Austria. Life begins to brighter once [the author] finds a group of like-minded friends, falls in love, and begins studying art at a university - until the repression and state-sanctioned chauvinism lead her to question whether she can have a future in Iran. -Dust jacket.

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