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The Kite Runner I Sat On A Bench Near A Willow Tree And Watched A Pair Of Kites Soaring In The Sky I Thought About Something Rahim Khan Said Just Before He Hung Up, Almost As An Afterthought, There Is A Way To Be Good Again Now In Paperback, One Of The Year S International Literary Sensations A Shattering Story Of Betrayal And Redemption Set In War Torn AfghanistanAmir And Hassan Are Childhood Friends In The Alleys And Orchards Of Kabul In The Sunny Days Before The Invasion Of The Soviet Army And Afghanistan S Decent Into Fanaticism Both Motherless, They Grow Up As Close As Brothers, But Their Fates, They Know, Are To Be Different Amir S Father Is A Wealthy Merchant Hassan S Father Is His Manservant Amir Belongs To The Ruling Caste Of Pashtuns, Hassan To The Despised HazarasThis Fragile Idyll Is Broken By The Mounting Ethnic, Religious, And Political Tensions That Begin To Tear Afghanistan Apart An Unspeakable Assault On Hassan By A Gang Of Local Boys Tears The Friends Apart Amir Has Witnessed His Friend S Torment, But Is Too Afraid To Intercede Plunged Into Self Loathing, Amir Conspires To Have Hassan And His Father Turned Out Of The HouseholdWhen The Soviets Invade Afghanistan, Amir And His Father Flee To San Francisco, Leaving Hassan And His Father To A Pitiless Fate Only Years Later Will Amir Have An Opportunity To Redeem Himself By Returning To Afghanistan To Begin To Repay The Debt Long Owed To The Man Who Should Have Been His BrotherCompelling, Heartrending, And Etched With Details Of A History Never Before Told In Fiction, The Kite Runner Is A Story Of The Ways In Which We Re Damned By Our Moral Failures, And Of The Extravagant Cost Of Redemption From The Trade Paperback Edition


10 thoughts on “The Kite Runner

  1. says:

    In 2012, when I was Mathematics teacher at a private high school in Iran, I had an Afghan student in my class Sometimes, I discussed with my students about literature, and I told them of novels and poem I found it very strange that my students had no interest in literature and even sometimes looked with hosti


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    For you, a thousand times over Children aren t coloring books You don t get to fill them with your favorite colors attention shifted to him like sunflowers turning to the sun But even when he wasn t around, he was When you kill a man, you steal a life You steal a wife s right to a husband, rob his children of a father


  3. says:

    Due to the large number of negative comments I ve received, including death wishes, I ve added the following request Please do not take this review or yourself too seriously when reading it. I became what I am today at the age of twenty nine, on a frigid overcast day in the winter of 2008 What I am about to tell you abou


  4. says:

    This is the sort of book White America reads to feel worldly Just like the spate of Native American pop fiction in the late eighties, this is overwhelmingly colonized literature, in that it pretends to reveal some aspect of the other culture, but on closer inspection aside from the occasional tidbit it is a thoroughly western story, firml


  5. says:

    Finished this book about a month ago but it s taken me this long to write a review about it because I have such mixed feelings about it It was a deeply affecting novel, but mostly not in a good way I really wanted to like it, but the I think about what I didn t like about the book, the it bothers me I even downgraded this review from two stars to


  6. says:

    The kite runner, 2003, Khaled HosseiniThe Kite Runner is the first novel by Afghan American author Khaled Hosseini Published in 2003 by Riverhead Books, it tells the story of Amir, a young boy from the Wazir Akbar Khan district of Kabul, whose closest friend is Hassan The story is set against a backdrop of tumultuous events, from the fall of Afghanistan s mo


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    This is a wonderful, moving novel set in the Afghanistan of the early 70 s and of today, about a young boy and his friend growing up in Kabul Amir desperately wants his father s approval, but Baba is not quick to give it He is a rich man, brimming with macho vibrancy, while his son is a different sort altogether Amir is fast friends with Hassan, the son of his father


  8. says:

    4.5 stars br br Oh, my heart This was heartbreaking and beautifully written


  9. says:

    Two little friends, an unspeakable secret, and a quest for redemption Amir and Hassan are two little boys living in the peaceful Afghanistan of 1975, before the russian invasion, and the subsequent civil wars Amir is the spoiled son of a wealthy and prominent merchant Hassan is the cleft lipped son of an inferior caste, and a servant in the house they both live in During their childhood


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    When you kill a man, you steal a life You steal his wife s right to a husband, rob his children of a father When you tell a lie, you steal someone s right to the truth When you cheat, you steal the right to fairness There is no act wretched than stealing I m going to be honest with you To read this book was a constant struggle, not because I didn t like the writing style, not because it


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