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A thousand splendid suns

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From the Publisher: After more than two years on the bestseller lists, Khaled Hosseini returns with a beautiful, riveting, and haunting novel of enormous contemporary relevance. A Thousand Splendid Suns is a breathtaking story set against the volatile events of Afghanistan's last thirty years--from the Soviet invasion to the reign of the Taliban to post-Taliban rebuilding--that puts the violence, fear, hope and faith of this country in intimate, human terms. It is a tale of two generations of characters brought jarringly together by the tragic sweep of war, where personal lives--the struggle to survive, raise a family, find happiness--are inextricable from the history playing out around them. Propelled by the same storytelling instinct that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once a remarkable chronicle of three decades of Afghan history and a deeply moving account of family and friendship. It is a striking, heart-wrenching novel of an unforgiving time, an unlikely friendship, and an indestructible love--a stunning accomplishment.
Mariam and Laila are born a generation apart but are brought together by war and fate. Together they endure the dangers surrounding them and discover the power of both love and sacrifice.

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  • 72 of 84 copies available at Westchester Library System. (Show)
  • 3 of 4 copies available at Hastings-on-Hudson Public Library.

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2 current holds with 84 total copies.

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Hastings-on-Hudson Public Library FICTION HOSSEINI (Text)
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31011150918605
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Hastings-on-Hudson Public Library FICTION HOSSEINI (Text)
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31011150953099
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Hastings-on-Hudson Public Library FICTION HOSSEINI (Text)
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31011151138906
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08/21/2021
Hastings-on-Hudson Public Library FICTION HOSSEINI (Text)
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31011151427242
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