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Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, the #1 New York Times bestseller A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an incredible chronicle of thirty years of Afghan history and a deeply moving story of family, friendship, faith, and the salvation

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Author Khaled Hosseini

Pages 432

Publisher Penguin

Published Date 2008-11-25

ISBN 1101010908 9781101010907


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