Moon at NineBook - 2014
In 1988, fifteen year old Farrin is going to a school for gifted girls in Tehran, Iran, but must keep a low profile because of her parents' wealth and politics. Her life changes forever, though, the day she meets Sadira, a funny, wise, and outgoing girl. Overtime, their friendship deepens into romance, but in Iran, it is against the law to be gay and the punishment is death. Based on a true story.
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Pajama Press, 2014
Edition: This is a first edition
Branch Call Number: y ELLIS 2014
Characteristics: 223 pages ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Moon at 9
From Library Staff
In Iran, 15-year-old Farrin lives a life of lies. But the latest lie--falling in love with her female classmate--just may cost her her life. Based on a true story, and set in 1988, this is a book about the price of love and freedom.
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