Houshang Moradi Kermani facts for kids
Houshang Moradi Kermani (Persian: هوشنگ مرادی کرمانی, also Romanized as "Hūshang Morādi-e Kermāni"; born 7 September 1944 at Sirch, a village in Kerman Province, Iran) is an Iranian writer best known for children's and young adult fiction. He was a finalist in 2014 for the Hans Christian Andersen Award.
Several Iranian movies and TV series have been made based on his books. In 2006, Dariush Mehrjui directed Mehman-e Maman based on Moradi Kermani's novel with the same title.
Some of Moradi Kermani's books have been translated into English, Esperanto, German, French, Spanish, Dutch, Arabic, and Armenian. His auto-biography was published by Moin Publishers in 2005, entitled "You're No Stranger Here" (Shoma ke gharibe nistid).
Houshang Moradi Kermani is a 2018 candidate for the Astrid Lindgren award.
- The Tales of Majid (Ghesseh-ha-ye Majid; قصههای مجید) translated by Caroline Croskery
- The Boot (Chakmeh; چکمه)
- The Palm (Nakhl; نخل) translated by Caroline Croskery
- The Tandoor (Tanour; تنور)
- The Water Urn (Khomreh; کوزه) translated by Caroline Croskery
- Mommy's Guest (Mehman-e maaman; مهمان مامان)
- Fist on Hide (Mosht bar poust; مشت بر پوست)
- You're No Stranger Here (Shoma ke gharibe nistid; شما که غریبه نیستید) translated by Caroline Croskery
- A Sweet Jam (Moraba ye Shirin;مربای شیرین) translated by Caroline Croskery
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