I Am Not a Sparrow

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I Am Not a Sparrow became the best-selling book of the Tehran International Book Fair in its first year of publication and was nominated for the Jalal AI-Ahmad State Prize for Best Novel of the Year, worth $ 80,000, but due to the violent events followed by Presidential elections, Mastoor withdrew his nomination. I Am Not a Sparrow, which has been reprinted more than 20, and 50,000 copies of it have been sold, is still one of the best-selling books in contemporary Iranian literature. This work has been translated and published in Egypt and Azerbaijan.
I Am Not a Sparrow is a collection of characters who seem to be unable to adapt themselves to ordinary life and · are therefore they're kept in a place like a mental sanctuary. Some of the characters of Mastoor's novels are featured in this story. This sanatorium, which is not like any real sanatorium, is managed by a powerful person named Koohi. From the Koohi's perspective, his patients are mired in deep wells called death, darkness, love, and questions. With his intriguing concise and compelling narrative, Mastoor brings an illusory and unknown situation close to the audience.
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