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The Kite Runner

The Kite Runner


by Khaled Hosseini

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Chapter 1


1. Who narrates the story?
2. What happens in the winter of 1975?
3. Who calls the narrator?
4. When the narrator receives the phone call, what is his reaction?
5. Who do the kites makes the narrator think of?


1. Amir narrates the story.
2. An event happens that shapes who Amir is today.
3. Rahim Khan calls him.
4. Amir feels like a past of unatoned sins is calling him.
5. The kites make Amir think of someone named Hassan.


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