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By Khaled Hosseini

ISBN-10: 1594489505

ISBN-13: 9781594489501

After 103 weeks at the New York Times bestseller checklist and with 4 million copies of The Kite Runner shipped, Khaled Hosseini returns with a gorgeous, riveting, and haunting novel that confirms his position as essentially the most vital literary writers this day.
Propelled by means of an identical incredible intuition for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a loved vintage, A Thousand correct Suns is instantly a massive chronicle of thirty years of Afghan historical past and a deeply relocating tale of kin, friendship, religion, and the salvation to be present in love.
Born a iteration aside and with very diversified rules approximately love and relations, Mariam and Laila are ladies introduced jarringly jointly via battle, by way of loss and by means of destiny. As they suffer the ever escalating hazards round them-in their domestic in addition to within the streets of Kabul-they come to shape a bond that makes them either sisters and mother-daughter to one another, and that might finally regulate the path not only in their personal lives yet of the subsequent new release. With heart-wrenching strength and suspense, Hosseini indicates how a woman's love for her family members can flow her to surprising and heroic acts of self-sacrifice, and that during the tip it's love, or perhaps the reminiscence of affection, that's frequently the most important to survival.
A beautiful accomplishment, A Thousand just right Suns is a haunting, heartbreaking, compelling tale of an unforgiving time, an not likely friendship, and an indestructible love.

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17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. PART THREE 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. PART FOUR 48. 49. 50. 51. PART ONE 1. Mariam was five years old the first time she heard the word harami. It happened on a Thursday. It must have, because Mariam remembered that she had been restless and preoccupied that day, the way she was only on Thursdays, the day when Jalil visited her at thekolba. To pass the time until the moment that she would see him at last, crossing the knee-high grass in the clearing and waving, Mariam had climbed a chair and taken down her mother's Chinese tea set.

Come here to Bibi jo. Don't cry. There, now. " That night, Mariam couldn't sleep for a long time. She lay in bed looking at the sky, listening to the footsteps below, the voices muffled by walls and the sheets of rain punishing the window. When she did doze off, she was startled awake by shouting. Voices downstairs, sharp and angry. Mariam couldn't make out the words. Someone slammed a door. The next morning, Mullah Faizullah came to visit her. When she saw her friend at the door, his white beard and his amiable, toothless smile, Mariam felt tears stinging the corners of her eyes again.

Hardly anyone even looked at her. She was, unexpectedly, marvelously, an ordinary person here. For a while, Mariam stood by an oval-shaped pool in the center of a big park where pebble paths crisscrossed. With wonder, she ran her fingers over the beautiful marble horses that stood along the edge of the pool and gazed down at the water with opaque eyes. She spied on a cluster of boys who were setting sail to paper ships. Mariam saw flowers everywhere, tulips, lilies, petunias, their petals awash in sunlight.

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