"The Kite Runner," Vocabulary from Chapters 1-6 30 words

Presenting the history of Afghanistan through the eyes of a boy and his friend, Khaled Hosseini's "The Kite Runner" takes the reader through one upheaval after another, including the Soviet occupation and the rise of the Taliban. Learn this word list that focuses on kids and kin in Kabul.

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