Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20050615, 20041229
Medical physician and writer Khaled Hosseini, author of The Kite Runner, talks about his novel set in his native Afghanistan which explores a complicated relationship between father and son, new world and old, and duty versus love. The first novel written in English about contemporary Afghanistan by an Afghan, the book has attained great word-of-mouth publicity, making it a popular choice for book clubs around the country.
Scottish author Margot Livesey began reading at an early age. After years of famous British writers, from Shakespeare on, she became both a reader and a writer. While at the Kansas City Public Library, this author of nine novels di...
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