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A Thousand Splendid Suns
A Thousand Splendid Suns | Khaled Hosseini
After 103 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and with four million copies of The Kite Runner shipped, Khaled Hosseini returns with a beautiful, riveting, and haunting novel that confirms his place as one of the most important literary writers today. Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, 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 to be found in love. Born a generation apart and with very different ideas about love and family, Mariam and Laila are two women brought jarringly 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 come to form a bond that makes them both sisters and mother-daughter to each other, and that will ultimately alter the course not just of their own lives but 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. A stunning accomplishment, A Thousand Splendid Suns is a haunting, heartbreaking, compelling story of an unforgiving time, an unlikely friendship, and an indestructible love.
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LizaComberg
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Although not as good as The Kite Runner, it's still a great read

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TheRiehlDeal
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#LittensWantToKnow
Thanks for the tag @EadieB 😊

The tagged book
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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime (Mark Haddon)

EadieB You‘re welcome! Nice choices! 3w
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks The tagged broke my heart 💔💔 3w
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Bklover
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#alphabetgame #lettert #letteru #letterv
Three very different books! But loved them all!

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Suns!! 😭😭😭 1mo
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
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“A society has no chance of success if its women are uneducated.”

I cried and cried 😭😭

#AlphabetGame
#LetterT

Everyone is tagged!!

vonnie862 I still need to read this but I am not ready to cry. 2mo
Blackink_WhitePaper Wonderful choice 😭 2mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @vonnie862 yes!! Have tissues! 2mo
jlhammar I can't believe I still haven't read this one! It is on my shelves, just waiting. 1mo
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Minervasbutler
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Hosseini rises to the daunting challenge of following The Kite Runner with a grim but ultimately hopeful story of two women's lives in a patriarchal society.

KathyWheeler This is my favorite book of his. 2mo
TrishB @KathyWheeler mine too ❤️ 2mo
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
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“One could not count the moons that shimmer on her roofs,
Or the thousand splendid suns that hide behind her walls.”

#BookMoods
#Madeyoucry 😭😭😭

Eggs 😭💔😱 3mo
mrp27 I‘ve loved all of his books, so good and such great story telling! I think I‘ve cried while reading all of them. 3mo
SilversReviews Definitely made me cry. 3mo
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Bookworm54
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Covering a tumultuous time in Afghanistan, the lives of two women become intertwined in Kabul.
It was a tough read, especially with everything happening with women‘s rights around the world as well as in Afghanistan currently.
I feel like ultimately the story ended on a hopeful note though.

#FoodAndLit #Afghanistan

Texreader Excellent review 4mo
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DLQBOOKNERD
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Mehso-so

I liked it... was not as spectacular as I anticipated. I think I liked The Kite Runner better. For me...⭐️⭐️⭐️

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“Kiss Aziza for me," she said. "Tell her she is the noor of my eyes and the sultan of my heart. Will you do that for me?”

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Bookworm54
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I met my #MarvellousMay goals by finishing Beyond the Tower, and starting the tagged book

I have just reached part 3 so I am nearly halfway through.
It‘s a tough read and I have a feeling it‘s going to get worse, but at the same time I am enjoying the story ☺️

#FoodAndLit #Afghanistan

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I was ugly crying when I finished this one!! 😭😭😭 4mo
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britt_brooke
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Grabbed this photo at #bookclub today. 🤩 Want to make lovely new friends as an adult? Start a book club! A friend and I started this group only knowing a couple of members, but we posted in local fb groups, and ladies showed up to the first meeting not knowing anyone. That takes courage! We‘ve now had 3 meetings, and I‘m digging our core group of 10-12. Bookish people are the BEST. 💚

slategreyskies That does take courage! This post makes me happy!! :) 5mo
LeahBergen Love this! 💙💙 5mo
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britt_brooke @LeahBergen 🥰 It makes my heart so happy! 5mo
sarahbarnes Love this!! 5mo
Cathythoughts We‘ll done ! That‘s brilliant ❤️👍🏻 5mo
Megabooks Fantastic! I‘m so happy it‘s worked out so well!! I‘d love to start one here. (edited) 5mo
britt_brooke @Megabooks You should!! 5mo
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britt_brooke
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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I never picked this up during its first few years of incredible success, then the window of my caring shut tight. Now, here we are many years later, and it‘s my new IRL book club‘s selection. I acquiesced. Hosseini focuses on the lives of Mariam and Laila, two women, two generations, ravaged by unrest and oppression in their native Afghanistan. It‘s a beautifully written, brutal story. I‘m happy to have finally read it. #bookclub

KathyWheeler This is my favorite Hosseini book. 6mo
Cinfhen I recently re-read this but as an audio & WOW did my heart break 1000 x over. I forgot had powerful this story is!!! So glad your bookclub chose it. 6mo
zezeki I'm reading Hosseini for my book club as well, but we're reading 6mo
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LeeRHarry Mine too @KathyWheeler 😊 6mo
britt_brooke @KathyWheeler @LeeRHarry I can see why! I‘ve not read any of his others, but this definitely exceeded my expectations. 6mo
britt_brooke @Cinfhen Me, too! ❤️‍🩹 6mo
britt_brooke @zezeki I‘ll have to finally get to that one at some point as well. Hope you all enjoy! 6mo
Zoes_Human The audio is particularly well-done as well 6mo
britt_brooke @Zoes_Human Agree - it‘s fantastic! 6mo
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janeycanuck
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An interesting - and somewhat difficult - read in 2021 with all that's happening again in Afghanistan. There was such depth and richness in this with a beautiful story of two women who come together in an unexpected way.

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Andrew65
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A wonderful book.

#FamilyLove #ItHadToBeYou

Eggs I agree-earth shaking and unforgettable 😓 7mo
KellyK One of my all-time favorites. ❤️❤️ 7mo
AllDebooks He's an exceptional author 7mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I love this one 💔 7mo
Andrew65 @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks You we‘re the reason I read it 💕 7mo
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OriginalCyn620
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Oh, this book! Beautifully done and so heartbreaking. 💔

#bookspinbingo
#booked2022 - weather term in title

Cinfhen Agreed!!!! 9mo
TheRiehlDeal I need to reread this. It‘s been awhile. 9mo
BookDadGirlDad This and Kite Runner are on my never-ending TBR 9mo
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 9mo
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Andrew65
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#2ndBookof2021 #12Booksof2021 #February

A difficult choice for February, but chose this one as story stayed in my head most. Also notable mentions for Three Marys by Glenn Cooper, Deadly Cry by Angela Marsons and The Night Hawks by Ellie Griffiths. A good reading month.

PageShifter I have also read this and liked! That ending 💔 9mo
Andrew65 @PageShifter 😢😢😢 9mo
Readergrrl One of my favorite novels to teach. I “ugly cry” every single time I get to “that” scene and the letter. 😭😭😭 9mo
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Andrew65 @Readergrrl Is it possible not to? 🤷‍♂️ 9mo
Amiable Fabulous book. 9mo
jlhammar I've been meaning to read this for ages! 9mo
Andrew65 @jlhammar Strongly recommended. 9mo
andrew61 Great book, and I thought about it a lot earlier thus year due to events in Afghanistan. I should reread it. 9mo
Andrew65 @andrew61 Yes it did make you think about it all over again. 9mo
Cinfhen Really heartbreaking 9mo
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mackelie
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It‘s a heartbreaking story of friendship, war and life in Afghanistan. Mariam and Laila are brought together by circumstances and soon become very close. Taliban has taken over Kabul and they need to survive its regime.

It‘s a really captivating story seeing Afghanistan through Mariam‘s & Laila‘s eyes.

Aryan04 is it slow paced ? 10mo
mackelie @Aryan04 I wouldn‘t say so. The story moves quite quickly. 10mo
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mackelie
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Such similar covers and coincidence of having two picks for upcoming bookclub selections! I have just finished the ‘The Space Between Us‘ and looking forward to reading ‘A Thousand Splendid Suns‘.

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451Degrees
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I am constantly astounded by this book every time I get a chance to listen to it. We were on the topic of horror tonight in my book club and I was brought back to this book constantly within our discussion. This novel is not by any means the definition of a horror story. But I feel that sense of shock and unbelief as Mariam‘s story goes on. It‘s truly heart wrenching and raw. Glad to be reading it even if it‘s difficult.

Soubhiville I have loved all of his novels. 11mo
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
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“A society has no chance of success if its women are uneducated.”

#Society
#ConflictedWorlds

This book… 😭😭

Eggs At the sight of that book, I feel it all over again 😳😭 14mo
TrishB @Eggs exactly! 14mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Eggs I know… I was glad I was alone when I finished it!! 😭😭😭😭😭 14mo
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perfectsinner
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Picked out my next read 😐
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

Now, I've had this in my pile for a few years. However, I absolutely *hated* The Kite Runner [what?! Shocking, I know.] So I've been putting this off due to my abhorrence of TKR.
Sooooo here's hoping this one isn't as bad lol
I've heard good things, but... everyone generally raves about TKR, too ... and since I'm the minority who hated it, I'm not sure about this one.

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doodeh
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“But mostly, Mariam is in Laila‘s own heart, where she shines with the bursting radiance of a thousand suns.”

And I will read this book, again and again until our only sun goes out or I cease to breathe.

Love ❤️ to all silent women.
#women

TrishB An amazing book. 1y
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
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“A society has no chance of success if its women are uneducated...”
Khaled Hosseini, A Thousand Splendid Suns

This book!!! Omg I was glad I was alone when I finished it 🥲😭😢💔

#MayCharacters
#Mourns 😭😢🥺😩💔

Eggs Truth ❤️📚💔😭😞🙏🏻📚❤️ @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks (edited) 1y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Eggs I want to read it again, but I have soooo many others!! 1y
TrishB Ugly, ugly cry at this one. 1y
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mavey One could not count the moons that shimmer on her roof, Or the thousand splendid suns that hide behind her walls. 😭Khaled Hosseini's best! 1y
Bookwormjillk Haha I finished this one when I was on the train to work. I looked up and there was my boss looking at me like I was deeply disturbed. 1y
LeeRHarry This is my fave of his and yes lots of ugly crying 1y
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MoniqueReads305
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This book has been on my Goodreads TBR for over 10 years. I've been avoiding it because Khaled Hosseini broke my heart in The Kite Runner. But it's time to tackle it.

This also fits for #BookSpinBingo pick.

Reggie Omg same. 1y
TrishB It will break your heart again. 1y
MoniqueReads305 @TrishB 🥺 At least this time I'm prepared. Maybe I won't cry this time. 1y
MoniqueReads305 @Reggie Not even 50 pages in and I was tearing up. 1y
TrishB I will be very surprised if you don‘t. I ugly cried with this one 😢 1y
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suha_afshan
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This one will surely make you cry.
The story is set in Afghanistan which revolves around two woman Mariam and Laila.
The pain and sacrifices they go through due to the male dominant society is what pictured here basically which makes it a tough read at times.
It's thrilling how an author has a series of climaxes which makes it one of the best reads.

#athousandsplendidsuns
#khaleidhosseini

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This book ripped out my heart and stomped on it. I think he did an amazing job telling the tale of all the fighting in Afghanistan, and then the Taliban regime, and how it affected people's lives. And of course always the suffering of women. I wish he would write a book about life there today, 14 years after this book was written. Highly recommended. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

TrishB A wonderful read 💔 1y
Trashcanman Hugs to you, you beautiful soul. 🤗🤗 1y
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Shamzi
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Tagging one of my favorite book with this perfect bookmark.
The bookmark can be used for so many others.

What are some of your picks for which you would use this bookmark?

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bookaholic1
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Mehso-so

#28
I found this one hard to get into...I loved THE KITE RUNNER 💯% better

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S_Lynn_Smith
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This story takes you on an emotional roller coaster that pulls at your heart strings. I appreciate Khaled‘s ability to portray the hardships of everyday life for Muslim women in a culture that is dominated by males. He so eloquently tells the story of two brave women who once were adversaries, overcome loss, pain, and betrayal, and demonstrate their loyalty and love for one another in the ultimate act of selflessness.

Shamzi Yes, I agree. One of my all time favorite!!! 2y
mavey Gosh this is such a beautiful tearjerker!😭💕 2y
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ale.giannoccolo
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Don‘t judge what you can‘t understand. You must know and you should think that hope can sprout also in the desert?
La delicatezza di un uomo nel trattare tematiche così profondamente legate al genere è disarmante quanto determinante: ci viene detto che un romanzo DI donne è anche e necessariamente PER gli uomini. #hosseini #millesplendidisoli

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jenniferw88
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Librarybelle I enjoy his writing too 2y
perfectsinner I have this in my pile but I hated TKR so I'm not sure about even trying 😐 2y
maich It suppost to read in April😊🙈 but it's ok 2y
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jenniferw88 @maich it just fitted my reading plan for this month better. I'll probably read another one in April anyway! 😂 2y
maich @jenniferw88 it's ok if you don't have time in april you don't need to.😊 2y
TheAromaofBooks Yay!!! 2y
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jenniferw88
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Cinfhen Can‘t wait to hear your thoughts on 2y
jenniferw88 @Cinfhen I need to start it first! 😂 2y
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Andrew65
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Have started my February #BookSpinBook.

Will also be my #Afghanistan book for #ReadingAsia2021

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks This book 💔💔😭😭 2y
Rissreads This is a good one! 2y
Andrew65 @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Rissreads Just over a quarter of the way in and would have to agree already on both opinions. Worried what is coming! 2y
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Librarybelle Good pick! 2y
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 2y
Elizabeth2 This has been on my #bookspin list for months and it never comes up, or works for a Bingo, so it still sits on my shelf. His other book, The Kite Runner, affected me so much at one point I threw it across the room! 😬 2y
RenePenn Really good book! 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Andrew65 have tissues!! I ugly cried!! I was glad I was alone when I finish!! 2y
Jessieleah Such a heartbreaking read. I would sometimes have to close it and just sit for a few minutes before I could continue. One of the most memorable books I‘ve ever read! 2y
mavey Such a heartbreaking and heartwarming read!💗 2y
Copwithabook One of my all time favorites!! 2y
Eggs Stays with you forever 2y
Andrew65 @Elizabeth2 Been on my TBR for a long time! 2y
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
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“A society has no chance of success if its women are uneducated.”

#Powerful
#InspiredNewYear

This book ripped my heart out 💔 So much ugly crying 😭

TheKidUpstairs I haven't read this one yet. I loved the first half of Kite Runner, but then I just felt meh about the second half (unpopular opinion, I know) 2y
TrishB Me too Misty! I could cry just thinking about it. 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @TheKidUpstairs I haven‘t read it yet, but everyone says it is great!! 2y
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @TrishB me too!!! 😭😭😭 2y
Vansa @TheKidUpstairs The Kite Runner isn't as good as this book,the 2nd half of the book was quite underwhelming.Thousand splendid suns is very moving and excellently written, from start to finish. 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Vansa I also didn‘t like And the Mountains Echoed as much.. it seemed to bounce around too much.. @TrishB @TheKidUpstairs 2y
TheKidUpstairs @Vansa I'm glad I'm not the only one who felt that way! All these comments definitely make me more interested in picking this one up. 2y
Vansa @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I didn't like that either!!I always felt the first half of Kite runner and all of A thousand splendid suns were books informed by his personal experience, Afghanistan during the Cold War,the creeping influence of the Taliban.When the books are about experiences he has not had,the quality suffers! 2y
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GlitterGirl
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The Unveiling - Post 3/3

And all the other books! 😍

Ruthiella Great haul! 😀 2y
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GlitterGirl
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One box of happiness! 🥰🥰🥰

30 books, picked out at special garage book-sale for next to nothing! 😍😎😍😎😍😎

Watch this space for the unboxing! 😁

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Tinyiko.N
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A friend recommended this to me after I wouldn‘t stop raving about Malala‘s story. This heartwarming tale of two generations of women who form the most unlikely friendship is written with such a poetic flair that evokes so many emotions in you. Women go through so much in life & Khaled in this story reveals many of these trials. This quote touched me: “Like a compass needle that points north, a man‘s accusing finger always finds a woman. Always.”

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Shamzi
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#50booksIlove
Book11-This is my favorite book of all time.It focusses on bond between 2 women,mother & daughter,Afghanistan's violent history,has a very despicable villain &his end is the most satisfying thing I have ever read.Its a story of immense sacrifice & gives renewed hope.It drew me into d world of books.This book has such an amazing hold over you,the story remains with u forever.Its the kind of book that makes you want to read more.

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Butterfinger
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Harsh and cruel, yet so beautiful and poetic. I will probably never forget Mariam's sacrifice. I have already found one of my favorite reads of 2021. #ReadingAsia2021 @BarbaraBB @Librarybelle #Booked2021 -Related to 911 @4thhouseontheleft @BarbaraTheBibliophage @Cinfhen #PopSugar21 -Muslim American author

BarbaraBB Such a heartbreaking book! A wonderful choice for Afghanistan! 2y
Cinfhen Gorgeous choice! And so many prompts ❤️🙌🏻 2y
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TrishB A great read 💔 2y
Q84 I absolutely loved this! I cried so hard with this one. But it was oh so good. 2y
Librarybelle He is a great author! 2y
alisiakae I love his books. 2y
Sarahreadstoomuch Loved this book! 2y
LibrarianRyan Nice pick. 2y
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
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“One could not count the moons that shimmer on her roofs,
Or the thousand #splendid suns that hide behind her walls.”

#InspiredNewYear

Love this book 😭😭😭

Bookishlie Just got the kite runner in the #LCS swap so I am on my way! Another book to add to February‘s book spin list!!! 2y
GreenGrl87 My other fave 😍 the Seattle Repertory Theater did a fantastic adaptation as well! (edited) 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Bookishlie I‘ve still got to read that one!! 2y
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @GreenGrl87 ❤️❤️❤️ 2y
RachelAmphlett An amazing book - have you read The Kite Runner? 2y
TheKidUpstairs I haven't read this one yet. I loved the first half of Kite Runner, but didn't love the second part as much. 2y
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Butterfinger
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She would never leave her mark on Mammy's heart the way her brothers had, because Mammy's heart was like a pallid beach where Laila's footprints would forever wash away beneath the waves of sorrow that swelled and crashed, swelled and crashed.

#ReadingAsia21 @BarbaraBB @Librarybelle

Librarybelle ❤️❤️❤️ 2y
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LibraryCin
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Audio. It took a while to get into it. I wasn‘t sure if it was the story this 2nd time around or if it was the audio. I rated it higher the first time around. Which is still really good, so it did pick up. At the end, though, they revisited some characters from early in the book and because I missed some at the beginning when the story seemed “slower” I wasn‘t even sure who some of those people were. The bulk of the story is very good, though

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I loved this one 😭😭😭 2y
LibraryCin @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks it made my favourites the first time i read it. 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @LibraryCin definitely! Mine too! 2y
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Billypar
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On the one hand, this has a lot going for it in how it exposes problems in Afghani society involving the treatment of women, the poor, and victims of domestic violence. But I couldn't connect with any of the characters: they seemed two-dimensional. I felt like the author kept implicitly saying "Isn't this terrible?" instead of crafting a more nuanced narrative. It did make me interested in learning about the culture and politics of Afghanistan.

batsy I love an #unpopularopinion 😁 2y
Cathythoughts I havnt read this one.... I lived the Kite Runner movie , that was powerful I thought 2y
Billypar @batsy Yeah, they're pretty fun- I don't get to enjoy very many since I'm usually swimming in 4- and 5-star reviews ☺ 2y
Billypar @Cathythoughts This one actually reminded me of a movie when I was reading it, but if I don't like the book it doesn't usually bode well for the film. It looks like the film rights were purchased awhile ago, but it's been stalled in development for some time. 2y
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Q84
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The Book Thief
A Thousand Splendid Suns
Esperanza Rising
Me Before You
The Time Traveler's Wife
Sarah's Key
A Child Called It

I'm sure there's more but these are the ones I recall.

#Fridayfeelings @Cuilin

Cuilin Great list. 📚🥲 Thanks for playing. 2y
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
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There are so many!!
The tagged made me ugly cry 😭
Tell the Wolves I‘m Home
Sing, Unburied, Sing
Suzanne‘s Diary for Nicholas
The Nightingale
The Velvet Hours
The Lost Wife
With Love From the Inside
The Notebook

Just to name a few! #FridayFeelings

Have you played @MilesnMelodies @Nute @Pogue

chael0910 "The Fault in our Stars "- John Green, "How to Skateboard and not kill yourself"- Rodney Mullen, "The Graveyard Book"- Neil Gaiman, "Kitchen Confidential"- Anthony Bourdain. 2y
Cuilin Thanks for playing. Great list. My daughter agrees with 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Cuilin you should read it!!! 2y
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Nute Thank you for thinking of me with this tag!💕 2y
Cuilin @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I read it 3 times. Loved it. When I asked my daughter what books made her cry, that was on her list. 2y
marleed Ugly cry - Suzanne‘s Diary for Nicholas! 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @marleed yes!!! 😭😭😭 2y
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Eggs
A Thousand Splendid Suns | Khaled Hosseini
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The tagged☝️
The Nightingale
The Light We Lost
Winter Garden
Life after Life
Woman in the Window
When Breath BecomesAir
The Last Lecture

Thanks for the tag @Cuilin @Megabooks
#fridayfeelings

Megabooks Ooo!! Great list! Yes, The Last Lecture made me cry too. 2y
Eggs Thanks 🥰 @Megabooks 2y
Beatlefan129 I sobbed at the end of this: 2y
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EadieB Thanks for the tag! 2y
TheSpineView Thanks for the tag! 🥰🤩😊 2y
Cuilin Great list. Thanks for playing. I believe I cried reading 2y
Eggs @Beatlefan129 yes me too! 2y
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
A Thousand Splendid Suns | Khaled Hosseini
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#BookYouAreGratefulFor

There are so many!!!

These two made me sob like a baby and broke my heart 💔

So happy I read them!!

#ForeverNovember

CoffeeNBooks Suzanne's Diary for Nicolas was so sad! 2y
Jennifer3 They were both so sad but worth reading for sure! 2y
Q84 A Thousand Splendid Suns was so good and yes, it made me cry over and over. 2y
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Bookwormjillk do you have it?! It‘s so good? 2y
OriginalCyn620 📚👍🏻📚 2y
Bookwormjillk @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks It's coming from the library! 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @CoffeeNBooks I know 😭😭😭 it has never left me 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Q84 I was glad I was alone because I ugly cried!!! 😪😪😪 2y
Q84 Oh yeah! Definitely! Am I weird? Those seem to be some of my most favorite books.🤔🤷‍♀️ 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Q84 so good that I wish I could read them again for the first time!!! 2y
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A Thousand Splendid Suns | Khaled Hosseini
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The tagged book was one of my favorite books that I read in school. My 9th grade global history class read it and we had to summarize each chapter. Our teacher also held a read aloud during academic advisement period and we also could ask questions if weren‘t understanding the story.
Other assigned books I liked were One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest and Lord of the Flies.

#fridayfunwith451
@451Degrees

451Degrees This book has been on my TBR for forever!! It needs to happen and this just motivated me even more to get reading it! Thanks for the tag💙 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks This book ripped my heart out!!! I was just about to make a post about it 💔💔 2y
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