Readers and Book Lovers: The Kite Runner
These words are spoken at about the middle of The Kite Runner ... Hosseini does a far better job of that than I can. Amir can't live with his guilt, so he contrives a plot to have Hassan and Ali (Hassan's father) sent away. Fast forward about 20 years.
Jaq's Review: The Kite Runner - Epic Smallness
From that point onward, Amir becomes a haunted figure. He pushes Hassan away and not long after, in an effort to avoid the invasion, emigrates with his father to Northern ... Overall, The Kite Runner does what it sets out to do. It tells a personal story ...
Movie Review: The Kite Runner
Following the rape incident, upper-class Amir leaves for America with his father ... On a good note, I did find it very interesting to witness a piece of Afghan culture though the film. Overall, I found The Kite Runner to be an interesting concept with ...
The Kite Runner: an introspection
Amir, the central character, struggles to win his father ... Hassan does in The Kite Runner). Today, I am proud of myself, appreciative of the many gifts God has bestowed upon me. The book taught me to have faith, to appreciate all that I can do.
Plot twists too conveniently in 'Kite Runner'
They have to do ... horror. Amir knows of the assault but does nothing to intervene, and doesn't acknowledge it afterward. Then he tries to bend his life around the aftermath and, rather like Ian McEwan's "Atonement," "The Kite Runner" becomes the story ...