The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini Inhaltsangabe­, Personen, Interpretatio­n
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The Kite Runner – Book Report The novel “The Kite Runner” by Afghan-born American novelist and physician Khaled Hosseini was published in 2003 and expeditiously became an international bestseller selling over 21 million copies worldwide. The book tells the story of the relationship between a little Afghan boy Amir who is coming from a good family and his friend who together with his father serves Amir’s family. The story illustrates a lot of the boys’ problems and how their lives get messed up when the Russians invade their country. Settings At the beginning the story takes place in Afghanistan during the Sixties, but after some time when the Soviet Union is invading Afghanistan the story continues in the US and then returns to Afghanistan again after about two decades. Plot summary Amir, a little boy…[show more]