Kite Runner

Kite Runner : Biography

Khaled Hosseini was born March 4, 1965, in Kabul Afghanistan, the oldest of five children. His father worked for the Afghan Foreign Ministry, and his mother taught Persian literature and history in an Afghan high school. The family moved around, to Tehran, and then to Paris at the time of the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan …

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Kite Runner : Theme Analysis

Friendship   The main characters, Amir and Hassan, grow up as inseparable playmates, despite their difference in caste, even as Baba and Ali had done a generation before. Amir is the son of Baba, wealthy and respected business leader in Kabul, while Hassan is the son of their servant, Ali. Amirs mother dies at his …

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