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Author Foroutan, Parnaz, author.

Title The girl from the garden : a novel / Parnaz Foroutan.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    FOROUTAN,PAR    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC FOROUTAN,P    DUE 08-03-19
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Fiction    FIC FOROUTAN,P    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 271 pages ; 22 cm
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Summary For all his wealth and success, Asher Malacouti--the head of a prosperous Jewish family living in the Iranian town of Kermanshah in the early twentieth century--cannot have the one thing he desires above all: a son. His young wife Rakhel, trapped in an oppressive marriage at a time when a woman's worth is measured by her fertility, is made desperate by her failure to conceive, and grows jealous and vindictive.
Subject Jewish families -- Iran -- Fiction.
Jewish women -- Iran -- Fiction.
Jewish women -- Iran -- Social conditions -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Iran -- 20th century -- Fiction.
ISBN 006238838X

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