↠ The Sigh || Ú PDF Read by ↠ Marjane Satrapi Edward Gauvin
From the author of Persepolis, comes this illustrated fairy tale Rose is one of three daughters of a rich merchant who always brings gifts for his girls from the market One day Rose asks for the seed of a blue bean, but he fails to find one for her She lets out a sigh in resignation, and her sigh attracts the Sigh, a mysterious being that brings the seed she desired toFrom the author of Persepolis, comes this illustrated fairy tale Rose is one of three daughters of a rich merchant who always brings gifts for his girls from the market One day Rose asks for the seed of a blue bean, but he fails to find one for her She lets out a sigh in resignation, and her sigh attracts the Sigh, a mysterious being that brings the seed she desired to the merchant But every debt has to be paid, and every gift has a price, and the Sigh returns a year later to take the merchant s daughter to a secret and distant palace.
Marjane Satrapi Edward Gauvin
Marjane Satrapi Persian is an Iranian born French contemporary graphic novellist, illustrator, animated film director, and children s book author Apart from her native tongue Persian, she speaks English, Swedish, German, French and Italian.Satrapi grew up in Tehran in a family which was involved with communist and socialist movements in Iran prior to the Iranian Revolution She attended the Lyc e Fran ais there and witnessed, as a child, the growing suppression of civil liberties and the everyday life consequences of Iranian politics, including the fall of the Shah, the early regime of Ruhollah Khomeini, and the first years of the Iran Iraq War She experienced an Iraqi air raid and Scud missile attacks on Tehran According to Persepolis, one Scud hit the house next to hers, killing her friend and entire family.Satrapi s family are of distant Iranian Azeri ancestry and are descendants of Nasser al Din Shah, Shah of Persia from 1848 until 1896 Satrapi said that But you have to know the kings of the Qajar dynasty, they had hundreds of wives They made thousands of kids If you multiply these kids by generation you have, I don t know, 10 15,000 princes and princesses There s nothing extremely special about that She added that due to this detail, most Iranian families would be, in the words of Simon Hattenstone of The Guardian, blue blooded In 1983, at the age of 14 Satrapi was sent to Vienna, Austria by her parents in order to flee the Iranian regime There she attended the Lyc e Fran ais de Vienne According to her autobiographical graphic novel, Persepolis, she stayed in Vienna through her high school years, staying in friends homes, but spent three months living on the streets After an almost deadly bout of pneumonia, she returned to Iran She studied Visual Communication, eventually obtaining a Master s Degree from Islamic Azad University in Tehran.During this time, Satrapi went to numerous illegal parties hosted by her friends, where she met a man named Reza, a veteran of the Iran Iraq War She married him at the age of 21, but divorced roughly three years later Satrapi then moved to Strasbourg, France.
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Title: ↠ The Sigh || Ú PDF Read by ↠ Marjane Satrapi Edward Gauvin