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    • How to Make White People Laugh

    • By: Negin Farsad
    • Narrated by: Negin Farsad
    • Length: 5 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73

    From the acclaimed writer, director, and star of the hit documentary The Muslims Are Coming! comes a memoir in essays about growing up Iranian American in a post-9/11 world and the power of comedy to combat racism. Negin Farsad is an Iranian American Muslim female stand-up comedian who believes she can change the world through jokes. And yes, sometimes that includes fart jokes. In this candid and uproarious book, Farsad shares her personal experiences growing up as the "other" in an American culture that has no time for nuance.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great message, shaky delivery

    • By Maria on 06-24-16

    Regular price: $28.50

    • If You Could Be Mine

    • By: Sara Farizan
    • Narrated by: Negin Farsad
    • Length: 5 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73

    17-year-old Sahar has been in love with her best friend, Nasrin, since they were six. They've shared stolen kisses and romantic promises. But Iran is a dangerous place for two girls in love - Sahar and Nasrin could be beaten, imprisoned, even executed if their relationship came to light. So they carry on in secret - until Nasrin's parents announce that they've arranged for her marriage.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Revelant and Realistic Queer YA

    • By Erin - Audible on 09-30-13

    Regular price: $18.86

    • Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel

    • By: Sara Farizan
    • Narrated by: Negin Farsad
    • Length: 5 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 114
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105

    Leila has made it most of the way through Armstead Academy without having a crush on anyone, which is a relief. As an Iranian American, she’s different enough; if word got out that Leila liked girls, life would be twice as hard. But when beautiful new girl Saskia shows up, Leila starts to take risks she never thought she would.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent

    • By Me & My Girls on 11-03-14

    Regular price: $18.86

    • Blowback

    • Vanessa Pierson, Book 1
    • By: Valerie Plame, Sarah Lovett
    • Narrated by: Negin Farsad
    • Length: 7 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 60

    Covert CIA ops officer Vanessa Pierson is finally close to capturing the world's most dangerous international nuclear arms dealer: Bhoot, alias the ghost. One of her assets has information about Bhoot's upcoming visit to a secret underground nuclear weapons facility in Iran - in only a few days. But just as Pierson's informant is about to give her the location, they're ambushed by an expert sniper. Pierson narrowly escapes. Her asset: dead. Desperate to capture Bhoot and the sniper before they inflict more damage, Pierson enlists all of the Agency's resources to find them.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Hokey and more like a dime-store novel

    • By M. S. Cohen on 11-05-13

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Together Tea

    • By: Marjan Kamali
    • Narrated by: Negin Farsad
    • Length: 8 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Darya has discovered the perfect gift for her daughter's 25th birthday: an ideal husband. Mina, however, is fed up with her mother's endless matchmaking and grading of Iranian American bachelors. After Darya's last ill-fated attempt to find Mina a husband, mother and daughter embark on a journey to Iran, where the two women gradually begin to understand each other. But after Mina falls for a young man and Darya is tempted by an American musician, will this mother and daughter's appreciation for each other survive?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Astonishingly Deep, Intense, Beautiful!

    • By Gillian on 05-07-14

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Burned

    • Vanessa Pierson, Book 2
    • By: Valerie Plame, Sarah Lovett
    • Narrated by: Negin Farsad
    • Length: 9 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 24

    In the continuation of the Vanessa Pierson series by ex - CIA agent Valerie Plame and thriller writer Sarah Lovett, an explosion in Paris sets off an international manhunt to prevent an all-out war.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • gave it another go

    • By jogi pattisapu on 04-16-15

    Regular price: $24.50