This one really brought a different world and its issues into focus and brought them to life.
A powerful novel that is worth every second it takes to read it.
The book starts of introducing 2 boys Amir and Hassan, the book revolves around the fact that Amir flies a kite and how when he win's how Hassan protects his kite. Amir win's his fathers affection …
Even I–who usually tries to steer clear of the groupthink of bestseller lists and the like–was vaguely familiar with Hosseini and his book The Kite Runner. Its major selling …
I guess it was okay, but the narrative just seemed too clean... I didn't really like how everything is so perfectly resolved.
Wonderful! A Thousand Splendid Suns by Hosseini was even better if that's possible!
What an eye opener!!! This book gives great insight into middle eastern culture while telling a gripping and heart wrenching story. A must read.
A hard book to read. Painful story but so well written.
Great book! Fantastic story and brilliant prose. A must read for anyone trying to undersstand Afganistan.
The Kite Runner was a nice experience as an audio book.
This was a good book but very sad. I think the main character was a wimp!
That scene where Amir watches and is too scared to aid Hassan is priceless. For me this book was too emotional. It left me feeling much like a roller coaster that doesn't give you enough time to pause …
Good insight onto a historical fiction book about Afghanistan
One of my favorite books. Tells such an incredible story. Parts of it were sad and hard to read, but overall it is a great tale. MUST READ!
A great look into another culture. Shows you a side of the country that the tv war news doesn't
Really opened my eyes to the life and horrors in Afghanistan
This book is about friendship, sacrifice, exploration and a different world (for us at least)
A good but very disturbing book...
betrayal, loyalty, revenge, love, and redemption...
gripping, excellent characters, something you don't hear about much in press or movies, at least the human side of it
I was required to read this book in high school when it came out. I loved the book. It is very powerful and brings the story to life. The book provokes great questions for discussions and I enjoyed reading …
Fantastic book that really helped me understand a different culture, and the difficulties of assimilating in the US. A true story about friendship and loyalty
This book is a very touching story. The setting and the plot are so far from most of our daily lives that we are immediately captured and enthralled by it.
Not for the faint of heart
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