Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return
In Persepolis, heralded by the Los Angeles Times as “one of the freshest and most original memoirs of our day,” Marjane Satrapi dazzled us with her heartrending memoir-in-comic-strips about growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. Here is the continuation of her fascinating story. In 1984, Marjane flees fundamentalism and the war with Iraq to begin a new life in Vienna. Once there, she faces the trials of adolescence far from her friends and family, and while she soon carves out a place for herself among a group of fellow outsiders, she continues to struggle for a sense of belonging.
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Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return, is a graphic novel memoir of the author’s Marjane Satrapi lived through the Islamic Revolution as a child, where horrific events took place and death was a daily ... Read full review
Great book! Even better than the first in my opinion.