Friday, August 7, 2009

Reading 2009 A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseieni

A Thousand Splendid Suns is the second best seller for the author Khaled Hosseieni. His first best seller was The Kite Runner which was made into a movie. Both books are set in Afghanistan where the author was born.

A Thousand Splendid Suns weaves together the lives of two women caught in a society torn apart. In the end the survival of one depends on the sacrifice of another and I literally cried my way through it.

I don't want to tell you the story but I highly recommend you read this book if you haven't already.
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  1. I enjoyed The Kite Runner so I'll for sure add this one to my list of must reads!

  2. Oh my, I don't want to cry anymore..... But I do so love a good book. A cunundrum I think.

  3. I read the Kite Runner and I'm sure this book is just as personal and surprising. Now to find the time! Thanks for mentioning it!

  4. I'm in the middle of reading this right now! I read the Kite Runner and loved it so I picked this one up. :)


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