Search Results: "Nasrin Khosravi"


BOOK REVIEW

THE GIRL OF THE WISH GARDEN by Uma Krishnaswami
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 12, 2013

"A must. (author's note, publisher's note) (Picture book. 5-10)"
Text that sings like poetry narrates a gorgeous re-envisioning of "Thumbelina." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MEYEBELA by Taslima Nasrin
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"A raw and impassioned account of the making of a young feminist."
From Bangladesh-born writer, doctor, and death fatwa recipient, a searing account of growing up in a dysfunctional family beleaguered by religious intolerance. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ICE DREAM’S WISH by Nasrin Mottahedeh

"An engaging and beautifully illustrated tale about the bountiful rewards of kindness."
A snowman explores his wintry world with unexpected results in this debut children's book. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

IF YOU COULD BE MINE by Sara Farizan
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 20, 2013

"A moving and elegant story of first love and family. (Fiction. 12-18)"
Sahar, a teenage lesbian living in Iran, contemplates desperate measures when she learns the girl she loves is marrying a man. Read full book review >