Asian studies in Lithuania
Original language: English
Translated from: English
Authors: Amirrezvani, Anita
Translated by: Judelevičius, Leonas
ISBN: 9786090110737
Published in: Vilnius
Published on: 2013
Publisher: Alma littera

Anita Amirrezvani novel „The Blood of Flowers“ moves us to the XVII century of Persia. Young woman wants to marry and create a beautiful family. Suddenly, her beloved father died and left her without a dowry. The poverty impels them to leave loved house in hometown and go to find luck in the home of her uncle. Her uncle saw that this girl has a wonderful talent to cord the carpet. Although a girl has to accept temporary wedding contract with  means absoliute humiliation. But this fact doesn‘t prevent girl to create amazing ornaments.

The title of the book is so unexpectable, that reader can not imagine about what this book is. This roman ir about love, hate, loss. The Blood of Flowers is also about how little girl become to be a women.The story is embellished Iran folk story. The roman is so beautiful, like girl carpets.

Initiators of the project: Japan foundation VDU