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Deborah Ellis

Biography

Deborah Ellis

Deborah Ellis

Books by Deborah Ellis

by Deborah Ellis - Youth Fiction

Fifteen-year-old Farrin has many secrets. It is 1988; ever since the Shah was overthrown, the deeply conservative and religious government controls every facet of life in Iran. The day she meets Sadira, Farrin’s life changes forever. But as their friendship deepens into romance, the relationship takes a dangerous turn. It is against the law to be a homosexual in Iran; the punishment is death. The girls are discovered and arrested. Will her family find a way to save them both?