Children of the Jacaranda Tree
A NovelBook - 2013
Neda, Omid, and Sheida are just three of the many unforgettable characters in Sahar Delijani's startling debut novel. Set in post-revolutionary Iran from 1983 to 2011, it follows a group of mothers, fathers, children, and lovers, some connected by family, others brought together by the tide of history that forces its way into their lives. Finally, years later, it is the next generation that is left with the burden of the past and their country's tenuous future as a new wave of protest and political strife begins.
Publisher: New York :, Atria Books,, 2013.
Characteristics: 282 pages ;,24 cm.