Questions and Answers for Khaled Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini

Who was Mariam in A Thousand Splendid Suns most like in The Kite Runner and The Thorn Birds?

I would argue that Mariam is most like Hassan in The Kite Runner and Dane O'Neill in The Thorn Birds. That was my argument in my previous answer here. In this answer, I will provide a few more...

Latest answer posted March 6, 2018 8:15 pm UTC

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Khaled Hosseini

Who was Rasheed in A Thousand Splendid Suns like in The Kite Runner and The Thorn Birds?

It can be argued that Rasheed's character most aligns with that of Mary Carson from The Thorn Birds and Assef from The Kite Runner. All three share astounding similarities: they exhibit traits of...

Latest answer posted May 22, 2018 6:34 pm UTC

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Khaled Hosseini

Who was Hassan in the Kite Runner most like in A Thousand Splendid Suns and The Thorn Birds?

It can be argued that Hassan is most like Mariam in A Thousand Splendid Suns and Dane O'Neill in The Thorn Birds. Certainly, Hassan's innate incorruptibility, humility, generosity, and loyalty are...

Latest answer posted January 31, 2018 8:08 pm UTC

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Khaled Hosseini

Who is Fariba in A Thousand Splendid Suns most like inThe Kite Runner and The Thorn Birds by Coleen McCullough?

A Thousand Splendid Suns and The Kite Runner are both books by the Afghan American novelist Khaled Hosseini. The Thorn Birds is a novel by the Australian author Colleen McCullough. To answer a...

Latest answer posted September 24, 2019 8:12 pm UTC

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Khaled Hosseini

Who was Amir in The Kite Runner most like in A Thousand Splendid Suns and The Thorn Birds?

It can be argued that Amir is most like Father Ralph de Bricassart in The Thorn Birds and Jalil in A Thousand Splendid Suns. Let me explain. All three men make poor choices in their lives, which...

Latest answer posted November 17, 2017 4:01 pm UTC

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Khaled Hosseini

Who had a happier childhood in Sohrab in the Kite Runner and Azziza in A Thousand Splendid Suns?

This is an interesting question! Both Sohrab in the Kite Runner and Aziza in A Thousand Splendid Suns did not have what we would consider to be a happy childhood. Both lived in a war-torn country...

Latest answer posted August 24, 2017 5:47 pm UTC

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