Book Review: *Embroideries* by Marjane Satrapi

Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi
Paperback: 144 pages
Publisher: Pantheon (April 18, 2006)
ISBN-13: 978-0375714672

Back-of-the-Book Blurb:    Embroideries gathers together Marjane Satrapi’s tough–talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbors for an afternoon of tea drinking and talking. Naturally, the subject turns to love, sex and the vagaries of men.

As the afternoon progresses, these vibrant [...]

Showing some indie bookstore love ...

I’ve been spending some time these past few days sorting and shelving the books I brought back from BookExpo America.  I picked up several Fall titles that editors and publicists are excited about, and advance reader copies of others that were being promoted at the show.

In addition to the books that were given to me [...]