I love a good story. Last night I went to see the Book Thief- after waiting for ages and promoting this book to anyone that would ask, or not: I cried, I laughed, I was amazed by how good director Ben Schnetzer realized this book. 161 more words
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“A story is like a moving train: no matter where you hop on board, you are bound to reach your destination sooner or later.”
“I suspect the truth is that we are waiting, all of us, against insurmountable odds, for something extraordinary to happen to us.” 1,075 more words
A Thousand Splendid Suns was the second book I read by Khaled Hosseini – the first being the best selling Kiterunner.
Despite only having written a few books Hosseini is one of my absolute favourite authors: he writes so beautifully and realistically that you are transported completely to the places he takes you to, no matter how alien. 512 more words
I know its a little late in the day to be writing a review for a novel which probably many of you have already read. Many people recommended me Khaled Hosseini’s A thousand splendid suns saying that this is one novel which is sure to move you even though you don’t sympathise with many, so i gave a thousand splendid a try but quit after reading a few pages as the latest book in the series of a song and ice and fire came out. 374 more words