De boekhandel van Teheran

Marjan Kamali (author), Ernst De Boer (translator), Ankie Klootwijk (translator)

De boekhandel van Teheran van Marjan Kamali is een krachtig liefdesverhaal over verlies, troost en de speling van het lot. Romeo & Julia in Teheran van de jaren vijftig. Voor de lezers van De bijenhouder van Aleppo en De vliegeraar.

Teheran, 1953. Roya brengt de uren na school graag door in de boekhandel van meneer Fakhri, die vol staat met boeken

Title
De boekhandel van Teheran
Author
Marjan Kamali
Translator
Ernst De Boer Ankie Klootwijk
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
The stationery shop
Publisher
Amsterdam: Ambo|Anthos, © 2020
1 digitaal bestand
ISBN
9789026350580

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About Marjan Kamali

Marjan Kamali (born 1971) is an Iranian-American novelist and author. She is a 2022 NEA Literature Fellow.

Biography

Kamali was born in Turkey to Iranian parents. She soon moved to Iran where she lived for a few years, followed by Hamburg, Germany where she started school. She subsequently lived in Kenya and Iran again before settling in the U.S. in 1982.

Kamali received a bachelor's degree in English literature from the University of California, Berkeley, an MBA from Columbia University, and an MFA from New York University.

Her first novel, Together Tea, was published in 2013 and was a Massachusetts Book Award finalist.

Books

  • Together Tea. New York: Ecco Press/HarperCollins, 2013.
  • The Stationery Shop. New York: Gallery Books/Simon & Schuster, 2019.

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