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The Kite Runner

About the Book

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

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"A powerful book... an intimate account of family and friendship, betrayal and salvation." - The Washington Post

"A poignant debut novel... The Kite Runner offers a moving portrait of modern Afghanistan." - Entertainment Weekly

"This is one of those unforgettable stories that stays with you for years. All the great themes of literature and life are the fabric of this extraordinary novel: love, honor, guilt, fear, redemption." - Isabel Allende