Iran's Book News Agency (IBNA) 24 Oct 2019 - 12:34 -------------------------------------------------- Title : ‘The Broken Girls’ at Iranian bookstores -------------------------------------------------- IBNA- The suspense novel ‘The Broken Girls’ by the award-winning Canadian author Simone St. James has been translated into Persian and released. Text : According to IBNA correspondent, the book has been translated into Persian by Bahareh Sharifi and released by Sang (Stone) Publishing in 416 pages. The synopsis of The Broken Girls reads: Vermont, 1950. There s a place for the girls whom no one wants-the troublemakers, the illegitimate, the too smart for their own good. It s called Idlewild Hall. And in the small town where it s located, there are rumors that the boarding school is haunted. Four roommates bond over their whispered fears, their budding friendship blossoming--until one of them mysteriously disappears. . . . Vermont, 2014. As much as she s tried, journalist Fiona Sheridan cannot stop revisiting the events surrounding her older sister s death. Twenty years ago, her body was found lying in the overgrown fields near the ruins of Idlewild Hall. And though her sister s boyfriend was tried and convicted of murder, Fiona can t shake the suspicion that something was never right about the case. When Fiona discovers that Idlewild Hall is being restored by an anonymous benefactor, she decides to write a story about it. But a shocking discovery during the renovations will link the loss of her sister to secrets that were meant to stay hidden in the past--and a voice that won t be silenced. . . . Simone St. James is the award-winning author of The Haunting of Maddy Clare , which won two RITA awards from Romance Writers of America and an Arthur Ellis Award from Crime Writers of Canada.