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The Kite Runner | Khaled Hosseini | Book Review

The Kite Runner is the debut novel by Afghan-American author Khaled Hosseini, the novel was published in 2003. The novel tells the story of two young boys, Amir and Hassan. 934 more words

Eastern Lights Blog

Where have I been and what have my eyes seen?

Hi everybody I hope you guys are doing well. Sorry I haven’t posted anything up lately, as you can tell we’ve enter the month of August and you know what that mean…. 817 more words

When I heard the Mountains Echo...

This is not a book review. One cannot review a book that has touched him/her too deeply and so i don’t even want to try. I had been idle and without writing a review for almost an year now, but this book kicked me saying it deserves a few words from my affected heart, however banal they may be so here goes… 736 more words

A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

Born a generation apart and with very different ideas about love and family, Mariam and Laila are forced to live together. At first Mariam feels suspicious and jealous towards Laila, but as they endure ever escalating dangers around them – in their home as well as in the streets of Kabul – they come to form a bond that makes them both sisters and mother-daughter to each other, and that will ultimately alter the course not just of their own lives but of the next generation. 681 more words


Book Review: A Thousand Splendid Suns

Author: Khaled Hosseini

Publisher: Bloomsbury 2008

Rating: 5/5

I was really, really, REALLY looking forward to reading this book after reading Kite Runner earlier on this year. 530 more words

Ve dağlar yankılandı

Püren Özgören’in dilimize çevirdiği bu yapıtı okumadan önce yazarın bir önceki kitabı “Bin Muhteşem Güneş” kadar bu kitabı beğenmeyeceğimi düşünmüştüm ki öylede oldu. 247 more words


Books That Deserve Television Adaptations

ITV’s announcement last week that a new adaptation of Pride and Prejudice is in development only left me with one thought: Why?

I don’t doubt the ability of the producers (who worked on… 1,212 more words