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Laleh Khadivi was born in Esfahan, Iran, in 1977, but fled with her family to the U nited States in the aftermath of the Islamic Revolution. The Age of Orphans is the first novel in a projected trilogy that will trace three generations of a Kurdish family—based loosely on her own—as they make their way to the U nited States and undergo the profound transformations of the immigrant experience.
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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Kurds -- Iran -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Conflict (Psychology) -- Fiction.