In Store Book Signing—Mysterious Galaxy

In-Store Event: Ari Honarvar This event will consist of a 30-minute discussion with the author followed by the book signing. Attending the Event?  With your purchase of BOOK, in the comments section at checkout please write “attending event.” When you come to the event your book will be on hold for you at the register. […]

Powell’s Books Presents Ari Honarvar in Conversation With Ashleigh Renard


Speakers Ari Honarvar is the founder of Rumi With A View, dedicated to building music and poetry bridges across war-torn and conflictridden borders. Her writing has appeared in The Guardian, Teen Vogue, Washington Post, and elsewhere. She is the author of the oracle card set and book, Rumi’s Gift. She lives in San Diego, where […]

Fall for the Book—Haunted Past

Three writers imagine how memory can reshape and haunt their current-day lives:   In M. Soledad Caballero’s poetry collection I Was a Bell, she explores the ripples from the primal moments in her childhood, split between countries, languages, and violence. Ari Honarvar’s novel A Girl Called Rumi follows Kimia, a spiritual advisor in California, facing the mysticism of her haunted past in […]