Thorndike Press

The Last Days of Café Leila

  • Donia Bijan
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  • ISBN-10: 1432839594
  • ISBN-13: 9781432839598
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: 1.15 lbs ( .52 kgs)
  • 470 Pages | Paperback
  • Published/Released August 2017

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Features a mix of contemporary women’s fiction, coming-of-age, romance, and other genres highlighting human connections.



Set against the backdrop of Iran’s rich, turbulent history, this exquisite debut novel is a powerful story of food, family, and a bittersweet homecoming. Bijan’s vivid, layered story weaves together the complexities of history, domesticity, and loyalty, transporting readers to another culture, another time, and another emotional landscape.


Customer Reviews

“Bijan has crafted a richly layered story of the deep connections within a family, resilient links that survive tragedy and distance.”

— Booklist