Articles tagged "ALL SHIPS FOLLOW ME"

Nonfiction Round-Up (4/3/19)

Dive into four memoirs and The View in today’s nonfiction round-up!

ALL SHIPS FOLLOW ME: A Family Memoir of War Across Three Continents by Mieke Eerkens

“A generational memoir of war and its long-lasting effects on descendants…. The sins of the fathers are visited on their children, indeed. Eerkens’ poignant book sheds new light on the history of World War II.”–Kirkus Reviews

I’M WRITING YOU FROM TEHRAN: A Granddaughter’s Search for Her Family’s Past and Their Country’s Future by Delphine Minoui

Read an excerpt.

“Written as a letter to her long-deceased grandfather, this memoir by journalist Minoui recounts her decade in Iran after her move to Tehran in the spring of 1998…. A wonderful choice for readers of history, current events, and fans of Marjane Satrapi’s graphic memoir PERSEPOLIS.”–Library Journal

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