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Book Review: And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini

Ten-year-old Abdullah would do anything for his younger sister. In a life of poverty and struggle, with no mother to care for them, Pari is the only person who brings Abdullah happiness. 467 more words


I worry she will say next how lucky Baba is to have me for a daughter, but, to my relief and gratitude, she only nods, her eyes swimming past the freeway signs.

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Review: And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini

There is nothing that I like more than a book that transports me to a place that I have not yet been to. You should note the not yet in the last sentence as I plan on travelling absolutely everywhere and anywhere on this planet before my days come to an end. 838 more words



For anyone that knows nothing about this book, it’s by author Khaled Hosseini. Who firstly is AMAZING, and secondly, also wrote ‘The Kite Runner’ and ‘A Thousand Splendid Suns’. 147 more words


LaChouett wonders...What is your "Love it but Hate it!" book?

This is a bit of a weird one for me…

Have you ever come across a book, a really good book that you had to put down and take a break from because, although brilliantly written, some of the scenes you read were so harrowing that you have to just walk away from the read for a little while? 122 more words


READING: Reading Challenge 2014 Book Ratings

A follow-up to my 2014 reading wrap-up, here’s a best-to-worst list of all 56 books I read last year… 757 more words


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I wondered if that was how forgiveness budded; not with the fanfare of epiphany, but with pain gathering its things, packing up, and slipping away unannounced in the middle of the night – Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner