Carrot Ice-cream (Short Story Collection)
Written by: Farhad Hassanzadeh
Publication Date: 2014
Age Group: +12
Size: 14.5 cm x 18.5 cm
◙Sample English text is available.
About the Book:
The stories of this title are all based in the modern environment of today’s city and have entangled with young adults’ lives. These six stories are mainly realistic ones with delicate tracks of humor. Some of the characters and their dialogues can also be interesting for adults and this could add to the values of the book, for younger adults always like to read adults’ literature. On the other hand, there are clear evidence of author’s fascination with adolescents’ language and slangs. This alone can attract a wide range of audience for this book. Moreover, Farhad Hassanzadeh is among very prolific and well-known Iranian authors for children and young adults. His books have been translated in many countries around the world, and he as won many national literary awards so far. It’s worth mentioning that parallel stories in each of the six chapters of the book have prominent roles in inspiring creativity and delicacy in younger readers.