A Thousand Splendid Suns
By: Khalid Housalini
The little girl looks up. Puts the doll down. Smiles.
Smart, Independent, Caring
She is the image of a strong women
Marrying, Bullying, Helping
She marries Rasheed, Rasheed bullies her, and she helps Laila kill Rasheed
This person is very strong and confident
Khaled Hosseini was born in Kabul, Afghanistan where the book takes place. He moved to the United states in 1980. In 2006 he was named a U.S. envoy to UNHCR, The United Nations Refugee Agency. Khaled now lives in northern California.