Fariba Vafi was born in Tabriz, in North-Western Iran on January 21, 1963. She began to write stories at an early age & focused on literary writing as her main goal. She has seen the release
of her first book, (In Depth of the Stage) in 1986 and has since published 5 short story
collections and 7 Novels. Her works have been translated into many languages & won awards
as follow.

Novels

My Bird (Parande-Man), 2002

Tarlan, 2004

Dream of Tibet (Rowya-ye-Tabbat), 2005

A Secret in the Alleys (Razi dar Khocheha), 2008

The Moon is Getting Full (Mah Kamel Meshavad), 2012

After the End (Baad az Payan), 2014

Another Day for Shoura (Rooz-e- Digar Shoura), 2020

Story Collections

1986: Dar Omq-e-sahneh (In Depth of the Stage), short story collection, Cheshmeh Publication
1999: Hatta Vaqti Mikhandidim (Even When We Were Laughing), short story collection, Cheshmeh
2009: ” Dar Rahe Vila ” (On the Way to the Vila ), short story collection, Cheshmeh Publication
2011: Hame-ye Ofoq (All the Horizon), short story collection, Cheshmeh Publication
2016: Bi Baad Bi Parou ( No Wind, No Oar ),story collection, Cheshmeh Publication

Translated Books

2020 | Իմ թռչունը, My Bird, Armenian, Edit Print Publishing House
2020 | Նույնիսկ երբ ծիծաղում ենք, Even When We Were laughing, Armenian, Edit Print
2018 | DER TRAUM VON TIBET, Dream of Tibet, German, Sujet Verlag
2018 | Como un pájaro en las sombras, My Bird, Spanish, Portaculturas
2018 | Zirzəmi quşu, My Bird, Azerbaijani, Parlaq imzalar
2016 | Uçup Giden Bir Kuş, My Bird, Turkish, Verita

2016| گولرکن بیله, Even When we were laughing, Azerbaijani, Anvar Book
2015|Tarlan, Tarlan, German, Sujet Verlag
2014|Gatenes hemmelighet, A Secret in the Alleys,Norwegian, SOLUM
2013| خولیای تبت, Dream of Tibet, Kurdish, Shah hab
2012 | Keller vogel, My Bird, German, Sujet Verlag
2011 | Un Secret De Rue, A Secret in the Alleys, French, Zulma
2011| بالنده که ی من, My Bird, Kurdish, Lavan
2010| Come Un Uccello in Volo, My Bird, Italian, Ponte33
2002|My Bird, English, Syracuse University Press

Awards

2002 – Winner of the Golshiri Award.
2002 – Yalda Award for Parandeye Man (My Bird)2002 – Appreciation by Isfahan Literary Award for Tarlan
2003 – Appreciation by the Isfahan Literary Award for “My Bird” as a best novel
2003– Appreciation by the Mehregan Award for “My Bird”
2006– Winner of Golshiri Award for Royaye Tabat
2006 – Appreciation by the Mehregan Award for Royaye Tabat
2014– All the Horizon, the featured book of the year in Tabriz festival
2017- ChelCheragh Award
2017 – LiBerature Prize for Tarlan