Khaled Hosseini was born in Afghanistan, but currently lives in California. He moved to America when his family got political asylum in the year 1980. He works as a physician in USA and is also the author of the bestselling novel The Kite Runner, which was made into a movie and a graphic novel. The Kite Runner was his first book and the Penguin/Orange Broadband Readers Group Prize winner from 2006 to 2009. The film adaption of his first book was nominated for three British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards…
THE KITE RUNNER
BOOK SUMMARY OF THE KITE RUNNER When the Russians invade and the family is forced to flee to America, twelve-year-old Amir realises that one day he must return to an Afghanistan under Taliban rule to find the one thing that his new world cannot grant him: redemption.
Author: KHALED HOSSEINI