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The Kite Runner audiobook

  • By: Khaled Hosseini
  • Narrator: Khaled Hosseini
  • Length: 6 hours 19 minutes
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio
  • Publish date: January 01, 2003
  • Language: English
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The Kite Runner Audiobook Summary

A Stunning Novel of Hope and Redemption

Taking us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the present, The Kite Runner is the unforgettable and beautifully told story of the friendship between two boys growing up in Kabul. Raised in the same household and sharing the same wet nurse, Amir and Hassan grow up in different worlds: Amir is the son of a prominent and wealthy man, while Hassan, the son of Amir’s father’s servant, is a Hazara — a shunned ethnic minority. Their intertwined lives, and their fates, reflect the eventual tragedy of the world around them. When Amir and his father flee the country for a new life in California, Amir thinks that he has escaped his past. And yet he cannot leave the memory of Hassan behind him.

The Kite Runner is a novel about friendship and betrayal, and about the price of loyalty. It is about the bonds between fathers and sons, and the power of fathers over sons — their love, their sacrifices, and their lies. Written against a backdrop of history that has not been told in fiction before, The Kite Runner describes the rich culture and beauty of a land in the process of being destroyed. But through the devastation, Khaled Hosseini offers hope: through the novel’s faith in the power of reading and storytelling, and in the possibilities he shows us for redemption.

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The Kite Runner Audiobook Narrator

Khaled Hosseini is the narrator of The Kite Runner audiobook that was written by Khaled Hosseini

About the Author(s) of The Kite Runner

Khaled Hosseini is the author of The Kite Runner

The Kite Runner Full Details

Narrator Khaled Hosseini
Length 6 hours 19 minutes
Author Khaled Hosseini
Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio
Release date April 22, 2024
ISBN 9780743564496

Subjects

The publisher of the The Kite Runner is Simon & Schuster Audio. includes the following subjects: The BISAC Subject Code is Fiction, Historical

Additional info

The publisher of the The Kite Runner is Simon & Schuster Audio. The imprint is Simon & Schuster Audio. It is supplied by Simon & Schuster Audio. The ISBN-13 is 9780743564496.

Global Availability

This book is only available in the United States.

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