Books by Jasmin Darznik

SONG OF A CAPTIVE BIRD by Jasmin Darznik
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 13, 2018

"A thrilling and provocative portrait of a powerful woman set against a sweeping panorama of Iranian history."
Unclean, unholy, immodest, disruptive—Forugh Farrokhzad endures the scorn of her family and society to become one of Iran's most prominent poets and a film director in this debut novel based on her real life. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 27, 2011

"An eye-opening account that disturbs with its depiction of the place of women in Iranian society, but warms the heart in its portrayal of their gritty endurance."
Richly detailed memoir by a daughter who, as an adult, learned of her Iranian mother's secret past: arranged marriage at 13, a baby at 14 and divorce while still a teenager. Read full book review >