A Thousand Splendid Suns: A Thousand Splendid Suns

Research guide for students reading A Thousand Splendid Suns for ENC 1102

A Thousand Splendid Suns

SCF Library in Bradenton has two copies of this book on reserve and one available for check out.

PS3608.O832 T46 2008

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Gale Virtual Library

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History Resource Center (EBSCO)

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World History (ABC-CLIO)

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Profiles & Interviews

Barnes & Noble interview with Khaled Hosseini

Christian Science Monitor 11-24-08

Khaled Hosseini's 'Thousand Splendid Suns'

NPR: 05-22-07 (audio)

Author Tries to Help Afghanistan Turn the Page

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The Kite Runner Author Returns Home

Time Magazine 05-17-07

Khaled Hosseini Biography

American Academy of Achievement 09-28-08

Khaled Hosseini, Kabul's Splendid Son

Mother Jones May/June 2009

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