The Kite Runner

 

The novel is about Twelve-year-old Amir, who is desperate to win the local kite-fighting tournament and his friend Hassan promise to help him. But no one knows what happens to Hassan that afternoon, an event that is to shatter their lives. The family is forced Amir to flee to America, Amir realizes that one day he will return to Afghanistan under Taliban rule to find the one thing -redemption.