During the Reign of the Queen of Persia

During the Reign of the Queen of Persia

A Novel

Large Print - 1983
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"Daily life exhilarated with the richness and evocativeness of poetry." WASHINGTON POST BOOK WORLD The novel that is sweeping the country. A beautiful story of 20th-century womanhood, of Gram, the Queen of Persia herself, who rules a house where five daughters and four granddaughters spin out the tragedies and triumphs of rural life in the 1950's.
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, 1983
ISBN: 9780816136117
Branch Call Number: LP FIC CHA
Characteristics: p. cm


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Feb 16, 2018

One of my longtime favorite novels by an Ohio author for its evocation of family, farm life in Northern Ohio and the bond between generations of women. Told through the unusual collective viewpoint of “we” from two sets of sisters.


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