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Nylon Road by Parsua Bashi
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Aug 09, 2014

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bookshelves: memoirs, graphic-comic-format, iran, islam
Read in November, 2010

This is a compelling memoir about growing up in Iran under its oppressive theocratic regime. It's impossible to not compare this book to Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis, and Nylon Road does suffer in comparison but it is a perspective unique from Satrapi's and certainly worthy of an audience.
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