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Farideh Kheradmand



Farideh was born in Tehran, Iran and received her BA in Drama, Dramatic Literature and Play-writing from the Art University in Tehran. In 1994, while studying for her MA through the Scriptwriting and Film-Making program, she began to write poetry and short stories for children and adults. Her first children's book, The Dream of the Finch, (Arezoye Sehreh) was recognized as one of the best children's books of 1994 by the Iranian Council of Children's Book (Shoraye Ketabe Koodak). Farideh's short stories have been published in various literary magazines and translated into several languages including Arabic, Bulgarian, Dutch, English, French, Italian, Kurdish and Turkish. She immigrated to Canada in the winter of 2003. Farideh lives in Vancouver and currently attends university in BC.

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The Lost Season ( Fasleh Gomshodeh). Tehran, Iran: Niloufar, 2004.
The Essence of Love (Ab-e-hayat-e eshgh). Tehran, Iran: Pazineh, 2002.
The Dream of the Finch. illus. Alain Bailhache. Tehran, Iran: Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults. 1st ed., 1994, 2nd ed., 1998.
The Kite. illus. Niloufar Mirmohammadi. Tehran, Iran: Rahian-e-Andisheh, 1998.
There is a Bird. . . (Parandehee hast. . .)., 1997
Sylvia Sylvia. Sali, 2001
The Nightly Tranquility (Aramesh-e Shabaneh)., 1998
Shadow ,ChapBook, Valley Voices. Dragonwing Studios, Canada 2008
The Fragrance of Soil ( Booyeh Khosheh Khak). Print Depot, Vancouver,Canada2007
My Doll and Colours., 2001
The other side of highway (LWG Chapbook). Canada Dragonwing Studio, 2012
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