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The kite runner

Author: Khaled Hosseini
Publisher: Thorndike, Maine. : Center Point Publishing, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : English : Center Point large print editionView all editions and formats
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An epic tale of fathers and sons, of friendship and betrayal, that takes us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the atrocities of the present day. The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy Afghan youth and the son of his father's servant, The Kite Runner is a beautifully crafted novel set in a country that is in the process of being destroyed. It is about  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Large type books
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Khaled Hosseini
ISBN: 1585473634 9781585473632
OCLC Number: 52377614
Description: 400 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Khaled Hosseini.

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An epic tale of fathers and sons, of friendship and betrayal, that takes us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the atrocities of the present day. The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy Afghan youth and the son of his father's servant, The Kite Runner is a beautifully crafted novel set in a country that is in the process of being destroyed. It is about the power of reading, the price of betrayal, and the possibility of redemption. It is also about the power of fathers over sons: their love, their sacrifices, and their lies.

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