Search Results: "Kader Abdolah"


BOOK REVIEW

MY FATHER’S NOTEBOOK by Kader Abdolah
Released: March 1, 2006

"An intimate portrait of Iran, stuffed with ambition, but ultimately overladen."
Abdolah, an Iranian expatriate now living in the Netherlands, nests a story about a father and son into a sweeping novel that chronicles the tumultuous modern history of his homeland. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE KING by Kader Abdolah
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 9, 2014

"Abdolah is himself an Iranian political refugee who fled to Holland—his novel is translated from the Dutch—and he writes with great feeling and sensitivity about matters that still have resonance in the 21st century."
Political machinations meet religious tensions in 19th-century Persia. Read full book review >