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The girl from the garden, Parnaz Foroutan

Label
The girl from the garden
Title
The girl from the garden
Statement of responsibility
Parnaz Foroutan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For all his wealth and success, Asher Malacouti--the head of a prosperous Jewish family living in the Iranian town of Kermanshah in the early twentieth century--cannot have the one thing he desires above all: a son. His young wife Rakhel, trapped in an oppressive marriage at a time when a woman's worth is measured by her fertility, is made desperate by her failure to conceive, and grows jealous and vindictive
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Title
The girl from the garden
Creator
Summary
When his marriage does not produce a male heir, the head of a prosperous Persian-Jewish family makes a fateful decision that shatters his household and drives his wife to desperate measures to preserve her status
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10435896
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3606.O7479
LC item number
G57 2015
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Parnaz Foroutan
The girl from the garden, Parnaz Foroutan

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