Khaled Hosseini (click to see more books by same author)
Published by Riverhead Books
A tale of two boys, Hassan and Amir, this book has generated a loyal fan following over the years. It is a deep and intriguing story of Hassan who has a knack for knowing where exactly a downed kite will land. Though he belongs to a minority community, Hazara, in Aghanistan, he has a loyal friend Amir, who is an Afghan. On that eventful night of Kabul's annual Kite-flying gala, something happened between the two boys - what was it?