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The House Of The Mosque

Pub Date : 2010-01-21 | Author : Kader Abdolah | Publisher : Canongate Books

ISBN 10 : 9781847678126
ISBN 13 : 1847678122

In the house of the mosque, the family of Aqa Jaan has lived for eight centuries. Now it is occupied by three cousins: Aqa Jaan, a merchant and head of the city's bazaar; Alsaberi,..


The House Of The Mosque

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Kader Abdolah | Publisher : Canongate Books

ISBN 10 : 9781847672414
ISBN 13 : 1847672418

Iran, 1969. In the house of the mosque, the family of Aqa Jaan has lived for eight centuries. The house teems with life, played out under the watchful eyes of the storks that nest ..


The House Of The Mosque

Pub Date : 2010-01 | Author : Kader Abdolah | Publisher : Canongate Books

ISBN 10 : 9781847672407
ISBN 13 : 184767240X

A sweeping, compelling story bringing to life the Iranian Revolution, from an author who experienced it first hand Iran 1969. In the house of the mosque, the family of Aqa Jaan has..


The Siege Of Mecca

Pub Date : 2008-09-09 | Author : Yaroslav Trofimov | Publisher : Anchor

ISBN 10 : 9780307472908
ISBN 13 : 0307472906

In The Siege of Mecca, acclaimed journalist Yaroslav Trofimov pulls back the curtain on a thrilling, pivotal, and overlooked episode of modern history, examining its repercussions ..


My Father S Notebook

Pub Date : 2007-03-27 | Author : Kader Abdolah | Publisher : Harper Collins

ISBN 10 : 9780060598723
ISBN 13 : 0060598727

When he was a boy, Aga Akbar, the deaf-mute illegitimate son of a Persian nobleman, traveled with his uncle to a cave on nearby Saffron Mountain. Once there, he was to copy a three..


Laughing All The Way To The Mosque

Pub Date : 2014-06-24 | Author : Zarqa Nawaz | Publisher : Harper Collins

ISBN 10 : 9781443416955
ISBN 13 : 1443416959

SHORTLISTED FOR THE LEACOCK MEDAL FOR HUMOUR, THE KOBO EMERGING WRITER PRIZE AND TWO SASKATCHEWAN BOOK AWARDS Zarqa Nawaz has always straddled two cultures. She’s just as likely ..


The King A Novel

Pub Date : 2015-10-27 | Author : Kader Abdolah | Publisher : New Directions Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9780811223744
ISBN 13 : 0811223744

A hypnotic page-turner about the grinding gears of historical change and ruthless palace intrigue in Persia, c. 1848. The King, young Shah Naser, takes to the throne of Persia at a..