Historical Influences On Khaled Hosseini's The Kite Runner

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In 2003, Khaled Hosseini aimed to share the war consumed history of his home country, Afghanistan, through his novel The Kite Runner. By offering a unique, underrepresented perspective of the country and the events that have taken place within it, it quickly gained popularity and recognition as a major novel. Because it contains historical context and is applicable to present day problems in Afghanistan, important information is offered to help end the stigma against the country as a whole, and the people from it. Khaled Hosseini’s inspirational novel, The Kite Runner, was directly influenced by Hosseini's personal life, and the history of his ear torn

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