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OMNIOUS FORESHADOWING – time and change (Tess of the D’Urbervilles and A Thousand Splendid Suns)

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Both authors present the effect of historical and social changes in their respective societies as having a detrimental impact on the lives of their protagonists through the use of ominous foreshadowing. 246 more words

English Literature

VERISIMILTUDE - Difficulties in the lives of women (Tess of the D’Urbervilles and A Thousand Splendid Suns).

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Both authors present the difficulties in the lives of women as fully grounded in reality. Through impactful and convincing verisimilitude, the fictional women in… 246 more words

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Powerful Themes to Appreciate in Khaled Hosseini’s Novels

It is widely believed that Khaled Hosseini is one of the best authors of our time. His work has set a benchmark for modern literature and his voice has been revolutionary as a “spokesperson” for the Afghan nation. 1,000 more words

Blog Articles

“For You A Thousand Times Over...”

Every once in a while there is a novel that comes along and redefines everything you thought you knew about life.The truth is that when a novel of this nature is birthed into the world nothing will ever be the same and the people who choose to read the story woven within the pages are changed forever. 633 more words

Book To Movie Adaptations

Quotes I Liked - The Kite Runner (Part 2)

“‘It may be unfair, but what happens in a few days, sometimes even a single day, can change the course of a whole lifetime’” – page 131… 116 more words


Bookish Oscars

Best Foreign Language Film: Book in foreign country – Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini

So technically most books take place in a foreign country for me since I live in South Africa, but for the sake of… 185 more words

Bookish Oscars

'And the Mountains Echoed' by Khaled Hosseini

I’ve just finished reading Khaled Hosseini’s third book, ‘And the Mountains Echoed’, and I loved it just as much as his other two books. It was written in a completely different style but I was still so invested in the story. 396 more words