An interior sight to iranian culture, described with humour.Published 1 month ago by Sebastian Bellon
I had seen the series some years ago in Persian and I enjoyed the English translation too! The only thing which I didn't like is the poor package of Amazon! Read morePublished 4 months ago by Sara Ebrahimi Nasrabady
Well, as I read the original one in Persian, I can say the translation is quite good and it can brilliantly show the content of conversations even for a non-Persian speaker. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Babak B.
This was a very interesting book.I liked the author in particular and have read other books by him..The service from Amazon was up to its usual good standard.Published 12 months ago by Amazon Customer
Americans are so inured to thinking of Iran as a grim and dark place they really need to read this masterpiece of comic fiction. Read morePublished 18 months ago by William O. Beeman
Not bad, but quite overrated, if you are not an Iranian yourself.
Too verbose and irritating in the first 100 or more pages, gets more readble later
First off, this is not a review, but just my reaction to this very funny, yet revealing work. What an unexpected treat! Read morePublished on July 25, 2012 by Harry Haller
This book is an Iranian comic farce which had so much success in Iran when it was published in 1973 that it was made into a television series. Read morePublished on June 7, 2011 by Linda Linguvic