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Chicken With Plums

by Marjane Satrapi

Hardcover, 84 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $16.95 |

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The author relates the story of her great-uncle, Nasser Ali Khan, one of Iran's most acclaimed musicians, who discovers that his beloved instrument has been irrevocably damaged and renounces the world, its pleasures, and life itself.

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