Foreword Reviews

The Man in Blue Pyjamas

A Prison Memoir

2011 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Autobiography & Memoir (Adult Nonfiction)

For Kurdish poet Jalal Barzanji, life has been a series of displacements and exiles. In 1963, when Barzanji was seven, Iraqi forces launched a brutal military campaign against the Kurds. His village of Ashkaftsaqa was decimated, forcing his family to flee to Hawler, capital of the Kurdistan... Read More