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A Thousand Splendid Suns (Hardcover) by Khaled Hosseini

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Khaled Hosseini's bestselling debut novel THE KITE RUNNER told of the bond and betrayal that linked two young Afghani boys, and showed how their personal and political history affected their lives and the lives of their children. In his second novel A THOUSAND SPLENDID SUNS Hosseini shows the tenuous alliance made between two Afghan women who are both married to the same brutal older man. Miriam, an illegitimate daughter, is 15 when she is married to Rasheed. Years later he takes another wife, the orphaned 14-year old Laila. Together, the two women, subjugated by culture and circumstance, must find a way to survive and protect that most-precious of commodities: hope.
Two women born a generation apart witness the destruction of their home and family in wartorn Kabul, incurring losses over the course of thirty years that test the limits of their strength and courage.
Number of Pages: 372
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Literary
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Riverhead Books
Author: Khaled Hosseini
Language: English
Street Date: May 22, 2007
TCIN: 11630541
UPC: 9781594489501
Item Number (DPCI): 059-01-1479
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