A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini : A review

A Thousand Splendid SunsA Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
My rating: 5 of 5 stars⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
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What can I say about a book that is equally poignant and feel-good? What can I say about a book that is made of gruesome episodes but is pregnant with humanity?

4949056441_df056d83ceKhaled Hosseini takes your heart, wrings it with tragedy, warms it with kindness, and fills it with despair. By the time you are done with the book, you come out feeling like you just went through an emotional roller coaster. It leaves you light headed, nerve rattled, and heavy hearted, but gives you satisfaction whenever you look back.

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The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini : A review

The Kite RunnerThe Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
My rating: 5 of 5 stars⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
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One of the best eye-openers I have ever read!

I am so glad I started this book now and not earlier, because I couldn’t have handled some of the grotesque details this book paints. Khaled Hosseini has easily become one of my favorite authors to date.

Amir and Hassan as boys, have all the readers reminiscing about their childhood when they run around in the Wazir Akbar Khan neighborhood, climbing trees and flying kites; they play together and spend many a time under the Pomegranate tree where Amir reads to Hassan.They even carve their names into the bark “Amir and Hassan. The Sultans of Kabul”. But the similarities end there.

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