Strand of a Thousand Pearls

Paperback $13.95

Aug 12, 2003 | 288 Pages

  • Paperback $13.95

    Aug 12, 2003 | 288 Pages

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“A lovely story with compelling characters showcased subtly against the realities of contemporary life in the Middle East.”
USA Today

“A moving fable of love…exquisite.”
USA Today

“A formidable talent.”
San Francisco Chronicle

“Rabinyan’s story is, above all, about women….The marriage stories overlap and weave together in a rich pattern that resembles a parable or family legend.”
Los Angeles Times

“Spellbinding…a literary love story of crushed dreams, part family drama, part modern-day fairy tale.”

Author Essay

Other Suggested Reading

-Persian Brides by Dorit Rabinyan
-A Family Lexicon by Natalia Ginezburg.
-The History by Elza Morante
-Be My Knife and The Internal Grammar Book, by David Grossman
-The Judges by Elie Wiesel
-Everything Is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
-Desirable Daughters by Bharati Mukherjee
-Atonement by Ian McEwan
-Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage by Alice Munro
-Halide’s Gift by Frances Kazan
-Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esqueval
-Portrait in Sepia by Isabelle Allende
-The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
-Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri
-A Heart So White by Javier Marias

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