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Why read it?
- The English is really understandable, thanks to the clear context provided by the illustrations.
- The book includes mostly dialogue, which is great practice for common spoken English elements such as question forming and interjections.
- Even though it has 350 pages, it is very engaging and quick to read.
Persepolis is an award-winning autobiographical graphic novel which tells the story of the author’s childhood and early adulthood during and after the Islamic revolution in Iran. This is a beautiful, honest and intimate story, which is filled with both humour and tragedy. The illustrations make this book an interesting and beautiful book that everyone should read.