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Things I've Been Silent about: Memories of a Prodigal Daughter

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In Azar Nafisi's personal story of growing up in Iran, she shares her memories of a life lived in thrall to a powerful and complex mother, against the background of a country's political revolution. Nafisi's intelligent and complicated mother, disappointed in her dreams of leading an important and romantic life, created mesmerising fictions about herself, her family, and her past. But her daughter soon learned that these narratives of triumph hid as much as they revealed. When her father began to see other women, young ...

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Things I've Been Silent about: Memories of a Prodigal Daughter
2010, Random House Trade

ISBN-13: 9780812973907

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Things I've Been Silent About: Memories of a Prodigal Daughter
2010, Windmill Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780099487128

Mass-market paperback

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