The Kite Runner is a first novel of unusual generosity, honesty and compassion'. His first novel, The Kite Runner , was an international bestseller, published in thirty-four countries. He lives in northern California. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Afghanistan, Twelve-year-old Amir is desperate to win the local kite-fighting tournament and his loyal friend Hassan promises to help him.
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It tells you the story of Amir, a young boy from Kabul, and his close friend Hassan. Set against the backdrop of tumultuous events, this novel is sure you make you feel emotions that you never knew existed. Before turning into a full-time writer, Afghan-born American novelist Khaled Hosseini was a physician. Currently, he lives with his wife and two children in Northern California.