The Ruby Tear Catcher : An Iranian Woman's Story of Intolerance (Hardcover)

Author: Sewell, Nahid

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

The Ruby Tear Catcher is the heartwarming story of an Iranian woman whose life is uprooted during the Islamic Revolution in Iran in the 1970s and ''80s. While jailed in Tehran''s most-feared prison, where she''s held for her father''s anti-regime sentiments, Leila tells her story in flashback. She describes her childhood days in Tehran and shares her experiences as a college student in the U.S., where she falls in love with Jack, only to see their relationship torn asunder by the strong influence of their disparate religions. Ultimately, hope triumphs in the face of fanaticism and intolerance.

Specifications

Publisher Atlasbooks Dist Serv
Mfg Part# 9780982676332
SKU 217602517
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0982676336
Release Date 2/1/2011
Physical
Dimensions (in Inches) 9.5H x 6L x 0.75T
From the Publisher
Editors Note The Ruby Tear Catcher is the heartwarming story of an Iranian woman whose life is uprooted during the Islamic Revolution in Iran in the 1970s and 1980s. While jailed in Tehran's most-feared prison, where she's held for her father's antiregime sentiments, Leila tells her story in flashback. She describes her childhood days in Tehran and shares her experiences as a college student in the United States, where she falls in love with Jack, only to see their relationship torn asunder by the strong influence of their disparate religions. Ultimately, hope triumphs in the face of fanaticism and intolerance.
Product Attributes
Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0256
Publisher Summerhill Press
loading
Sold Out
Sorry, you missed the deal! This product is currently not available.
ADVERTISEMENT
Promotions & Offers (1)
  •  custom promo
    5% Back Sitewide with Promo Code REWARDME at Checkout - Ends 8/31/15 *See page for details
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT