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Khaled Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini was born on March 4, 1965 in Kabul, Afghanistan. He is a writer and actor, known for The Kite Runner (2007), A Thousand Splendid Suns and Marc Forster - Der Weg zu 007 (2008). See full bio »
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 2007 The Kite Runner (novel)
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 2007 The Kite Runner
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 2013 Página 2 (TV Series)
- Episode #7.13 (2013) ... Himself
- Episode #7.7 (2013) ... Himself
 2013 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (TV Series)
- A Story of Family (2013) ... Himself
 2013 Good Morning America (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 21 May 2013 (2013) ... Himself - Guest
 2013 Tavis Smiley (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 21 May 2013 (2013) ... Himself - Guest
 2008 The Colbert Report (TV Series)
- Jeffrey Goldberg (2008) ... Himself
- Khaled Hosseini/Roland Fryer (2008) ... Himself
 2008 Marc Forster - Der Weg zu 007 (Documentary)
 2008 Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures (Documentary short) (voice)
 2008 Cinema 3 (TV Series)
- Episode dated 8 March 2008 (2008) ... Himself

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Novel: "And the Mountains Echoed". New York: Riverhead Books. ISBN 1101626275 See more »

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[on his novel 'And the Mountains Echoes'] Fiction accomplishes things that the writer probably doesn't intend - it has a life and a significance beyond what the writer wanted. I could say I write my books so that people understand Afghanistan better, but it wouldn't be true. I write because I love these characters. A single image began this book: a man walking across the desert, pulling a Red ... See more »


His father worked for the Afghanistan Foreign Ministery, his mother was a teacher. See more »

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