9780375714672

Embroideries

Satrapi, Marjane

ISBN 10: 0375714677 / 0-375-71467-7
ISBN 13: 9780375714672
Publisher: Pantheon
Publication Date: 2006
Binding: Softcover
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From the best–selling author of Persepolis comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women. Embroideries gathers together Marjane’s tough–talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbors for an afternoon of tea drinking and talking. Naturally, the subject turns to love, sex and the vagaries of men.

As the afternoon progresses, these vibrant women share their secrets, their regrets and their often outrageous stories about, among other things, how to fake one’s virginity, how to escape an arranged marriage, how to enjoy the miracles of plastic surgery and how to delight in being a mistress. By turns revealing and hilarious, these are stories about the lengths to which some women will go to find a man, keep a man or, most important, keep up appearances.

Full of surprises, this introduction to the private lives of some fascinating women, whose life stories and lovers will strike us as at once deeply familiar and profoundly different from our own, is sure to bring smiles of recognition to the faces of women everywhere—and to teach us all a thing or two.

 

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Book Description: Random House USA Inc, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 190 x 140 mm. Brand New Book. From the best-selling author of Persepolis comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women. Embroideries gathers together Marjane s tough-talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbors for an afternoon of tea drinking and talking. Naturally, the subject turns to love, sex and the vagaries of men. As the afternoon progresses, these vibrant women share their secrets, their regrets and their often outrageous stories about, among other things, how to fake one s virginity, how to escape an arranged marriage, how to enjoy the miracles of plastic surgery and how to delight in being a mistress. By turns revealing and hilarious, these are stories about the lengths to which some women will go to find a man, keep a man or, most important, keep up appearances. Full of surprises, this introduction to the private lives of some fascinating women, whose life stories and lovers will strike us as at once deeply familiar and profoundly different from our own, is sure to bring smiles of recognition to the faces of women everywhere--and to teach us all a thing or two. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9780375714672

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Book Description: Random House USA Inc, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 190 x 140 mm. Brand New Book. From the best-selling author of Persepolis comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women. Embroideries gathers together Marjane s tough-talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbors for an afternoon of tea drinking and talking. Naturally, the subject turns to love, sex and the vagaries of men. As the afternoon progresses, these vibrant women share their secrets, their regrets and their often outrageous stories about, among other things, how to fake one s virginity, how to escape an arranged marriage, how to enjoy the miracles of plastic surgery and how to delight in being a mistress. By turns revealing and hilarious, these are stories about the lengths to which some women will go to find a man, keep a man or, most important, keep up appearances. Full of surprises, this introduction to the private lives of some fascinating women, whose life stories and lovers will strike us as at once deeply familiar and profoundly different from our own, is sure to bring smiles of recognition to the faces of women everywhere--and to teach us all a thing or two. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9780375714672

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Book Description: Paperback. Book Condition: New. 140mm x 11mm x 191mm. Paperback. From the best-selling author of "Persepolis" comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women. "Embroideries" gathers togeth.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 144 pages. 0.195. Bookseller Inventory # 9780375714672

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Book Description: Pantheon Books, New York, 2006. PaperBack. Book Condition: New. In paperback. Marjane Satrapi's tough-talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt, and their friends and neighbors gather for an afternoon of tea drinking, and talking. Love, sex, the vagaries of men, secrets, regrets and various outrageous stories about the lengths to which some women will go to find a man, keep a man, or most importantly, keep up appearances - easily become the topics of discussion. From the author of Persepolis and Persepolis II. Illus., b&w drawings. 144p. Bookseller Inventory # 2133352

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Book Description: Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. From the bestselling author of Persepolis comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women. Embroideries gathers together Marjanes toughtalking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbors for an afternoon of tea drinking and talking. Naturally, the subject turns to love, sex and the vagaries of men. As the afternoon progresses, these vibrant women share their secrets, their regrets and their often outrageous stories about, among other things, how to fake ones virginity, how to escape an arranged marriage, how to enjoy the miracles of plastic surgery and how to delight in being a mistress. By turns revealing and hilarious, these are stories about the lengths to which some women will go to find a man, keep a man or, most important, keep up appearances. Full of surprises, this introduction to the private lives of some fascinating women, whose life stories and lovers will strike us as at once deeply familiar and profoundly different from our own, is sure to bring smiles of recognition to the faces of women everywhereand to teach us all a thing or two. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN, Momence,IL, Commerce,GA. book. Bookseller Inventory # 9780375714672

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