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Nikki Giovanni

Poet (June 07, 1943 - )
Nationality: American
Nikki Giovanni is a writer whose works and ideas were inspired by the social changes affecting women, African-Americans, and civil rights during the 1960s. She is known for her assertive yet sensitive approach to controversial issues.
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The Kite Runner

  • Novel 2003
Khaled Hosseini's The Kite Runner was an instant bestseller when it was published in 2003. The story concerns the friendship between two boys, Amir and his father's servant Hassan, and the intensely volatile landscape of pre-revolutionary Afghanistan.

Works by Hosseini, Khaled

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