Looking for a good summer read ...
Original post made by Jocelyn Dong, associate editor of the Palo Alto Weekly, on Jun 2, 2006
One of my favorites is "The Kite Runner" by Khaled Hosseini (2003). It's a captivating story of two young Afghan boys, their friendship and the life-altering consequences of one's actions. Set partly in Afghanistan, it offered a fascinating look at a history and culture that I knew very little about.