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Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi
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Jul 01, 12

bookshelves: first-person-past-tense, historical, illustrated-books

A graphic novel memoir about Satrapi's childhood growing up during the Iranian revolution. Interesting in that is goes through a lot of very intensely upsetting material in a matter of fact way. Can't decide if that makes the pain more manageable or minimizes what should not be glossed over. It covers 4 years of her childhood from 10- 14 years old.

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