Lost & Misrepresented Voices of Afghanistan Chapter 1 Page 3

The novel The Kite Runner was based on Hosseini’s own personal life experience having grown up in Afghanistan and having faced these various incidents with conflicts and political changes first hand. It seemed then only natural to select a text that would ignite passion and excitement into the first chapter of my book.

Indeed, even I didn’t anticipate the themes and topics I would discover as I was originally concerned that there wouldn’t be enough secondary criticism, nevertheless I ended up having the opposite problem; I soon discovered that I had far too many secondary criticisms to actually deal with for the exciting chapter and beginning of my book. The fantastic novel The Kite Runner explored various themes and issues that I found had not been discussed or explored in the literary