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Anahita's woven riddle

Sayres, Meghan Nuttall.

New York : Amulet Books, 2006.

352 p. ; 22 cm.

In Iran, more than 100 years ago, a young girl with three suitors gets permission from her father and a holy man to weave into her wedding rug a riddle to be solved by her future husband, which will ensure that he has wit to match hers.

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ISBN:

9780810954816

ISBN:

0810954818

LC Call No:

PZ7.S27585 Ana 2006

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Sayres, Meghan Nuttall.

Title:

Anahita's woven riddle / Meghan Nuttall Sayres.

Publisher:

New York : Amulet Books, 2006.

Physical:

352 p. ; 22 cm.

Summary:

In Iran, more than 100 years ago, a young girl with three suitors gets permission from her father and a holy man to weave into her wedding rug a riddle to be solved by her future husband, which will ensure that he has wit to match hers.

Subject:

Marriage--Fiction.

Subject:

Sex role--Fiction.

Subject:

Weaving--Fiction.

Subject:

Nomads--Fiction.

Subject:

Afshar (Turkic people)--Iran--Fiction.

Subject:

Muslims--Fiction.

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