At long last, Ray Bradbury's masterpiece about faith, history and human nature, The Martian Chronicles, has been published in Iran.

A Persian-language edition was just published by Sabzan Publications in Tehran, allowing Iranians to discover what the rest of us found out years ago: this book is an indispensible classic. And it still has the power to expand minds today — just read this blog post by someone who was "offended" by the book at first and then grew to appreciate it.