The Stationery Shop of Tehran by Marjan Kamali audiobook

The Stationery Shop of Tehran

By Marjan Kamali
Read by Mozhan Marnò

Simon & Schuster Audio UK 9781982107482
9.23 Hours 1
Format : Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781471185038

If you read The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul and enjoyed The Beekeeper of Aleppo, you will love The Stationery Shop of Tehran  1953, Tehran. In a small shop in a country on the brink of unrest, two people meet for the very first time. Roya loves nothing better than to while away the hours in the stationery shop run by Mr Fakhri. The store, stocked with fountain pens, shiny ink bottles, and thick wads of writing paper, also carries translations of literature from all over the world. Bahman, with his burning passion for justice, is like no one else she has ever met. But all around them, as their relationship blossoms, life in Tehran is changing. Suddenly, shockingly, violence erupts: a coup d'etat that forever changes their country's future, as well as their own. Marjan Kamali's beautiful novel explores themes of love and loss, and delivers and unforgettable ending. 

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Summary

Summary

If you read The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul and enjoyed The Beekeeper of Aleppo, you will love The Stationery Shop of Tehran 

1953, Tehran. In a small shop in a country on the brink of unrest, two people meet for the very first time.

Roya loves nothing better than to while away the hours in the stationery shop run by Mr Fakhri. The store, stocked with fountain pens, shiny ink bottles, and thick wads of writing paper, also carries translations of literature from all over the world. Bahman, with his burning passion for justice, is like no one else she has ever met.

But all around them, as their relationship blossoms, life in Tehran is changing.

Suddenly, shockingly, violence erupts: a coup d'etat that forever changes their country's future, as well as their own.

Marjan Kamali's beautiful novel explores themes of love and loss, and delivers and unforgettable ending. 

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

The unfurling stories… will stun readers… For those who enjoy getting caught up in romance while discovering unfamiliar history of another country’
Grab your tissues'
A tender story of enduring love’
I! Am! Obsessed! With! This! Book!’
A sweeping romantic tale of thwarted love’
‘A beautifully immersive tale … brings to life a lost and complex world and the captivating characters who once called it home’ Jasmin Darznik, New York Times bestselling author of The Good Daughter and Song of a Captive Bird
Simultaneously briskly paced and deeply moving, this will appeal to fans of Khaled Hosseini and should find a wide audience’
‘Evocative, devastating, and hauntingly beautiful… This book broke my heart again and again’ Whitney Scharer, author of The Age of Light
‘What a pleasure — a novel that is all at once masterfully plotted, beautifully written, and populated by characters who are arresting, lovable and so real’ Elinor Lipman, author of Turpentine Lane
‘A beautiful and sensitive novel that I loved from the first page’ Alyson Richman, international bestselling author of The Lost Wife
'Travel back in time to the dusty streets of Tehran to meet two star-crossed lovers separated by the turbulent politics of the days when the Shah ruled supreme. An enchanting romance’

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Author

Author Bio: Marjan Kamali

Author Bio: Marjan Kamali

Marjan Kamali has an MFA in creative writing from New York University and an MBA from Columbia University. Her work has been a top finalist in Glimmer Train’s Fiction Open and the Asian American Short Story Contest. She lives in the Boston area with her family.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 9.23
Audience: Adult
Language: English