This was assigned for one of the readings in my women and gender studies class. I saw the movie version awhile ago and I love the book too. I heard it was banned in an elementary school awhile ago. I think due to some violence it would be suitable for junior high aged children and up. | Persepolis via Love at First Book #graphicnovel
This is an image of Marji in the book Persepolis. She is sad in this picture and smoking, trying to cope with the pain of feeling alone. She has not found her place in Vienna, despite having a few friends, nothing is making her feel that sense of belonging. She is alone and miserable.