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Many Assassinations of Samir, the Seller of Dreams

Daniel Nayeri ; Daniel Miyares
Levine Querido
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This is the tale of an exciting journey along the Silk Road with a young Monk and his newfound guardian, Samir, a larger than life character and the so-called "Seller of Dreams". The man is a scammer; his biggest skill being the ability to talk hi...
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This is the tale of an exciting journey along the Silk Road with a young Monk and his newfound guardian, Samir, a larger than life character and the so-called "Seller of Dreams". The man is a scammer; his biggest skill being the ability to talk his way into getting what he wants. While that talking did save Monkey's life, it has left a lot of people furious with Samir - furious enough to hire assassins. Monkey decides to try and save Samir from the attempts on his life - as a way to pay off his debt! If he can save Samir six times, he'll be a free man. . . but will they all survive that long?
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 224
Size: 7 X 9 V
Publication Date: 03/07/2023
ISBN: 9781646143030

Daniel Nayeri was born in Iran and spent a couple of years as a refugee before immigrating to Oklahoma at age eight with his family. His autobiographical novel, EVERYTHING SAD IS UNTRUE (A True Story) was the winner of the Michael L. Printz Award, the Christopher Medal, and the Middle Eastern Book Award. He is a former publisher, editor, and pastry chef. He lives with his wife and son in an Airstream in one of America's great National Parks. 

Daniel Miyares is a critically acclaimed picture book author and illustrator. Some of his books include: Float, Night Out, That is My Dream, and Bring Me A Rock!. Daniel has been called ". . .a master of visual storytelling."- Jody Hewston, Kinderlit, and ". . .enchanting, versatile" – The New York Times. He believes that our stories have the power to connect us all. Daniel's story currently takes place in Lenexa, KS with his wife, their two wonderful children, and a dog named Violet that gives them all a run for their money.