# 2 of Trilogy #1 The Age of Orphans A good profile of some immigrants from Iran to America(1) A classic(1) a little repetative toward the end(1) a page turner; I couldn't stop!(1) A real page turner! Authentic stories written by journalist(1) Afghanistan(1) Afghanistan - photojournalist assignment(1) africa(1) Albino; interesting creative story(1) also from Sri Lanka(1) Am currently reading and thoroughly enjoying!(1) american woman marries Iranian and goes to live in his country when the Revolution against the Shah breaks out(1) an eye opener-lake naivasha(1) and in the city. Sengalese author.(1) and Kawasha in Somalia(1) anything by Vassanji is excellent(1) Anything written by this author is excellent(1) articulate author(1) As always(1) at times graphic- makes impression one will never forget(1) author a bit cynical(1) author takes reader into mind of protagonists(1) avant garde-magic realism -probing the mind(1) best seller and worth reading(1) book about Colombia; author writes with such detail!(1) boxer(1) cafes(1) Caine Prize Books fantastic!(1) Can't say enough about this book! Author fantastic and theme as well!(1) Can't wait for this author to write another book! (Sri Lanka)(1) Cape Town(1) characters stepped right out of the pages; a book that will be indelible in my memory. Really captures the Caribbean experience and ambiance of living on an island there.(1) Chinese in Jamaica(1) classic(1) cleverly written intertwing the 5 characters(1) Connected short stories(1) conservation(1) couldn't put it down(1) couldn't put this down!!(1) couldn't read fast enough(1) Dar es Salaam(1) descriptions of nature wonderful(1) different(1) Different perspective on Afghanistan(1) Different style of writing(1) Dual citizenship: Bangladesh and Australia; excellent vocabulary(1) easy reading(1) enjoyable(1) environment(1) excellent(5) excellent good vocabulary(1) excellent philosophical essays(1) excellent writer great descriptive talent(1) excellent writing and character portrayl(1) Excellent writing from child's perception(1) excellent: Eritrean who ends up in Saudi Arabia; love story Really liked author's style(1) exciting(1) exciting memoir - daughter of saddam's Hussein's private pilot(1) family dynamics...Senegal background(1) fantastic author!(1) Fantastic depiction of family in Iran affected by Islamic Regime(1) fantastic writing(2) fantastic writing and introspective(1) fantastic-prequil to My Cleaner(1) fascinating: South African Freedom Fighters(1) fast paced- toward the end(1) felt like I was with Depo(1) Filsan(1) First introduction to Sri Lankan author: loved the book(1) funny(1) Ghana(1) good African memoir(1) good author(1) good but not as good as her others(1) good charcter portrayal of Mary Tendo and Vanessa---Uganda(1) great book; am waiting for the rest of the trilogy(1) great theme(1) great vocabulary and metaphors(1) historical(1) Historical background(1) Historical fiction* Fantastic writing(1) homorous(1) Hong Kong to America young girl and mother factory work at beginning(1) I felt as if I was truly there in India with these people(1) I just love his style of writing; I can hear his voice when reading!(1) I just loved every short story! (India)(1) I really enjoyed this book(1) in my estimation! Fantastic author!(1) India(1) informative(2) informative life of the kurds(1) informative-Zimbabwe(1) intense but worthwhile(1) intense Ethopia war(1) interesting(2) Interesting but not one of my favorites(1) interesting but the author was not the best(1) Interesting didn't finish too long(1) interesting from the first page(1) interesting life-but not that well written(1) interesting short stories insight into the bushveld life(1) Interesting theme but not one of my favorite authors writing not exciting as the theme(1) Interesting to me because takes place in Africa(1) Interesting writing: author is from Sri Lanka(1) Iran society during Shah(1) Iran. Written about Neda who was shot during a demonstration in the streets there(1) Iranian publisher gives insight into Iranian life(1) ireland and africa(1) It is a Caribbean Classic: Dominica(1) Ivory Coast(1) Jamaica Great Book(1) Jamaican author ....pretty good(1) jeanette walls' grandmother feisty character-enjoyable reading(1) Jordanian author.. one of a trilogy(1) Just hilarious great book!(1) Just love the way he writes ( Sri Lanka)(1) Just love these stories and her writing: am waiting for her next book!(1) Just the kind of book I like to read ! David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust(1) kept me going(1) kept me in suspense. Also(1) kept me interested(1) kept my interest(1) Liberia - historical fiction -worth reading(1) Libya Revolution as seen from young boy's perspective; sensitive writing(1) light(1) Liked it a lot(1) love of animals and support for first African Nature Reserve(1) love the writing...Mestizo(1) loved it(1) loved it! A love letter to Iran; Wonderful book!(1) loved this book(1) magic realism excellent author(1) magic realism-----repititious(1) man eating tigers(1) memoir Jewish South African family(1) Narrator young girl (author's mother) about Armenian genocide and family's survival(1) nature(1) nigeria political(2) Nigeria very good(1) non-fiction with element of mystery(1) not one of my favorite books(1) Not one of my favorites(1) now reading The Reef by Romesh Gunesekera(1) one of my favorite books(1) One of the most prophetic heartwarming books! Read it in three days.(1) originally from Afghanistan(1) pakistan -culture clash(1) Pakistan/ bond between Sikh Indian Moslem(1) picks up speed toward the end(1) Prestigious boys' school Zimbabwe political theme(1) read-page turner-Guyana(1) really like the style and metaphors !!(1) Really liked this book Caribbean(1) riveting(2) saffron from crocus(1) seychelle islands----ancient magic(1) Short Stories(1) Short Stories S. Africa; Fantastic; Really liked this variety of stories(1) so interesting(1) so well written(3) South America- Amazon(1) Sri Lanka(1) Sri Lanka: I liked these stories; they are all connected with family members.(1) Such a visual book(1) sundarbarns(1) Takes place Belgian Congo ..journalist(1) Takes place on Maritius(1) Tanzania late colonial days(1) the author is interesting(1) The author was a publisher in Tehran(1) the book was extremely well written and Daresh came right out of the pages.(1) this book is a treasure; writing speaks right from the page! Historical fiction and sooo informative! Want to read all her books.(1) This book was one of my favorites; true story very exciting to read(1) Thriller by zimbabwe author(1) Trinidad(1) Twin sister of the Shah of Iran: informative and I like her writing(1) Uganda...great writing style(1) unusual writing style(1) upbeat(1) very good(2) Very interesting about hawkers of wooden elephants and trinkets on beaches(1) Very spiritual book Tutsis and Hutus in Rwanda(1) very well written(1) very well-written Sikhs and pogrom in India(1) well-written(3) wittty(1) witty(1) wonderful(1) wonderful magic realism(1) wonderful memoir South Africa Lorraine Loltz(1) wonderful memories of mother and cooking(1) Wonderful person narrative about her life(1) writing fair(1) written with great empathy(1) YA excellent insight into Uganda Indian relations(1)
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