The Last Days of Café Leila

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by Donia Bijan | Literature & Fiction | This book has not been rated.
ISBN: 9781616205850 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingJ4Shawwing of Boise, Idaho USA on 6/24/2019
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Journal Entry 1 by wingJ4Shawwing from Boise, Idaho USA on Saturday, June 13, 2020
About the Book:
When we first meet Noor, she is living in San Francisco, missing her beloved father, Zod, in Iran. Now, dragging her stubborn teenage daughter, Lily, with her, she returns to Tehran and to Cafe Leila, the restaurant her family has been running for three generations. Iran may have changed, but Cafe Leila, still run by Zod, has stayed blessedly the same - it is a refuge of laughter and solace for its makeshift family of staff and regulars.

As Noor revisits her Persian childhood, she must rethink who she is - a mother, a daughter, a woman estranged from her marriage and from her life in California. And together, she and Lily get swept up in the beauty and brutality of Tehran.


Journal Entry 2 by wingJ4Shawwing at Locking Horns Riverside Restaurant in Horseshoe Bend, Idaho USA on Saturday, August 15, 2020

Released 1 mo ago (8/15/2020 UTC) at Locking Horns Riverside Restaurant in Horseshoe Bend, Idaho USA

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