|Publication date||September 18, 2018|
|Media type||Print (hardback)|
|Pages||48 pp (first edition, hardcover)|
He was a Syrian refugee . Sea Prayer, written by Khaled Hosseini , was inspired by the story of Alan Kurdi and is dedicated to the thousands of refugees who have perished at sea fleeing war and persecution.
Khaled Hosseini , (born March 4, 1965, Kabul, Afghanistan), Afghan-born American novelist who was known for his vivid depictions of Afghanistan, most notably in The Kite Runner (2003).
Sea Prayer is a beautiful, haunting story about a father’s desperate attempt to imbue his son, Marwan, with the memory of a pre-war Syria before his family embarks on a dangerous journey across the sea .
Khaled Hosseini net worth: Khaled Hosseini is an Afghan American novelist and physician who has a net worth of $5 million . Khaled Hosseini was born in Kabul, Afghanistan in March 1965. Hosseini worked as a doctor in California after graduating college.
Amir says that he believes that his father resents him because Amir’s mother died in childbirth. After Hassan has been gone for some time, Amir decides to look for him, and finds Hassan trapped in a dead end by Assef and his two friends.
No, The Kite Runner is not a true story. However, even though the characters in the story are fictional, many of the larger events depicted in the
Hosseni wrote The Kite Runner to show the world the way that common issues of identity, assimilation and power are carried out in his culture in Afghanistan. He spends a great deal of time developing Amir and showing how he comes to a self-identity by the end of the book.
He lives in Northern California with his wife and two children.
The title is based on a line from the poem “Kabul” by Iranian poet Saib Tabrizi, as translated by Josephine Davis. Originally, Hosseini had just been looking for a poem for that scene, but, according to an interview with Book Browse, he found the phrase “a thousand splendid suns ” to be an “evocative title .”
A Thousand Splendid Suns is set in Afghanistan from the early 1960s to the early 2000s. Mariam, a young girl in the 1960s, grows up outside Herat, a small city in Afghanistan.
In the novel, Amir is an accomplished kite fighter, who hopes to win admiration with his skills. The kite runner , generally an assistant of the kite fighter, will go after the kite . In the novel The Kite Runner , this function is performed by Amir’s best friend and servant, Hassan.