A thousand splendid suns
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Published:
Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2007.
Format:
Large Print
Physical Desc:
448 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Status:
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Description
1 New York Times bestselling author.

Main selection of the Book-of-the-Month Club and Literary Guild.

Both born in Afghanistan a generation apart and with very different ideas about love and family Mariam and Laila are brought together by war by loss and by fate. As they endure the ever escalating dangers around them - in their home as well as in the streets of Kabul - they form a bond that will ultimately alter the course of their lives and the lives of the next generation. With heart-wrenching power and suspense Hosseini shows how a woman's love for her family can move her to shocking and heroic acts of self-sacrifice and that in the end it is love or even the memory of love that is often the key to survival.

"Searing ... forceful ... harrowing." - Publishers Weekly starred.

"Unimaginably tragic Hosseini's magnificent second novel is a sad and beautiful testament to both Afghani suffering and strength. Readers who lost themselves in The Kite Runner will not want to miss this unforgettable follow-up." - Booklist starred

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781602850330 (lg. print : alk. paper), 160285033X (lg. print : alk. paper)
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.4, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
830
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hosseini, K. (2007). A thousand splendid suns. Thorndike, Me.: Center Point Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hosseini, Khaled. 2007. A Thousand Splendid Suns. Thorndike, Me.: Center Point Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hosseini, Khaled, A Thousand Splendid Suns. Thorndike, Me.: Center Point Pub, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hosseini, Khaled. A Thousand Splendid Suns. Thorndike, Me.: Center Point Pub, 2007. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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