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Everything sad is untrue : (a true story) / Daniel Nayeri.

Nayeri, Daniel, (author.).

Available copies

  • 40 of 41 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Union Free Public Library.

Current holds

2 current holds with 41 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Union Free Public Library JFIC NAY (Text to phone) 34913148444775 Juvenile Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781646140008
  • ISBN: 1646140001
  • Physical Description: 356 pages : 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Levine Querido, 2020.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"At the front of a middle school classroom in Oklahoma, a boy named Khosrou (whom everyone calls "Daniel") stands, trying to tell a story. His story. But no one believes a word he says. To them he is a dark-skinned, hairy-armed boy with a big butt whose lunch smells funny; who makes things up and talks about poop too much. But Khosrou's stories, stretching back years, and decades, and centuries, are beautiful, and terrifying, from the moment his family fled Iran in the middle of the night with the secret police moments behind them, back to the sad, cement refugee camps of Italy.and further back to the fields near the river Aras, where rain-soaked flowers bled red like the yolk of sunset burst over everything, and further back still to the Jasmine-scented city of Isfahan."--Amazon.
Subject: Middle school boys > Oklahoma > Fiction.
Immigrants > Iran > Fiction.
Iranian American teenagers > Oklahoma > Fiction.
Families > Iran > Fiction.
Truthfulness and falsehood > Fiction.
Nayeri, Daniel > Fiction.
Iranian Americans > Oklahoma > Fiction.
Refugees > Iran > Fiction.
Refugees > Oklahoma > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Storytelling > Fiction.
Family life > Iran > Fiction.
Middle schools > Fiction.
Oklahoma > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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