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*Ranked #4 in Amazon's Top Rated Women's Writers category.*

Ghazal Omid is an author, lecturer, journalist, Islamic scholar, Expert on Iranian Politics and Culture and a Columnist for religious and political blogs. Based in Washington DC, She is a political and cultural consultant on Middle East affairs to major network and cable media and to Congressional and Senate members and staff. She provides more than 100 radio interviews and 50 TV appearances annually on US and Canadian radio and television and speaks to churches, synagogues and mosques on Islam and religious tolerance; working for world peace by bridging the gaps in understanding between cultures and religions.

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Average rating: 3.85 · 33 ratings · 12 reviews · 6 distinct works · Similar authors
Living in Hell: A True Odys...

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“Everytime I read 'Pride and Prejudice' I want to dig her up and beat her over the skull with her own shin-bone.”
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“To me [Edgar Allen Poe's] prose is unreadable—like Jane Austin's [sic]. No there is a difference. I could read his prose on salary, but not Jane's. Jane is entirely impossible. It seems a great pity that they allowed her to die a natural death.”
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In Omid’s debut children’s book, an Iranian girl finds company and healing in her friendship with a fine feathered friend.

Young Maryam is stuck at home while ill. Her cousin, Darius, brings her a bird that she names Mr. Nightingal
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" Omid's latest project, Mr. Nightingale, is a children's story that tells the tale of a young girl and her best friend and pet bird, Mr. Nightingale. W ...more "
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Jane Austen
“There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer of whom I think well. The more I see of the world, the more am I dissatisfied with it; and every day confirms my belief of the inconsistency of all human characters, and of the little dependence that can be placed on the appearance of merit or sense.”
Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen
“Angry people are not always wise.”
Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

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“Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.”
Jane Austen

Jane Austen
“My idea of good company...is the company of clever, well-informed people, who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company.'
'You are mistaken,' said he gently, 'that is not good company, that is the best.”
Jane Austen, Persuasion

Mark Twain
“Just the omission of Jane Austen's books alone would make a fairly good library out of a library that hadn't a book in it.”
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