The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
The Kite Runner is a worldwide novel written by Khaled Hosseini. It is his first novel which has entered the US best seller list in 2005.
This novel teaches us about friendship, betrayal, and the price of loyalty. It is also about the bonds between fathers and sons, and the power of their lies.
Narrated by Amir, one of the novel’s main characters, the story brings us to childhood in Kabul in the 1970s. He tells readers about his friendship with Hassan, the son of Amir's father's servant, and some other things that he can never forget alhtough he has a new life now, in California.