Redemption and Childhood in The Kite Runner

The theme of redemption is woven throughout Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner (2003), number 37 on the BBC book list.  Even in the novel’s fantastic moments, we can believe that redemption is possible.  It is a novel of hope, with the past looming in the way.  Because of the past, Amir cannot move forward.  His... Continue Reading →

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