Score: 4.5
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The Kite Runner


  • Author: Khaled Hosseini
  • Release Date : 2003-06-02
  • Genre: Literary
  • File Size: 1497735 Bytes


The #1 New York Times bestselling debut novel that introduced Khaled Hosseini to millions of readers the world over.   The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father’s servant, caught in the tragic sweep of history, The Kite Runner transports readers to Afghanistan at a tense and crucial moment of change and destruction. A powerful story of friendship, it is also about the power of reading, the price of betrayal, and the possibility of redemption; and an exploration of the power of fathers over sons—their love, their sacrifices, their lies.   Since its publication in 2003 Kite Runner has become a beloved, one-of-a-kind&#x...

Score: 4
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The Kite Runner


  • Author: Shmoop
  • Release Date : 2010-07-15
  • Genre: Study Aids
  • File Size: 506515 Bytes


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