And the Mountains Echoed
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Presents a story inspired by human love, how people take care of one another, and how choices resonate through subsequent generations. Afghanistan, 1952. Abdullah and his sister Pari live with their father and step-mother in the small village of Shadbagh. Their father, Saboor, is constantly in search of work and they struggle together through poverty and brutal winters. To Adbullah, Pari, as beautiful and sweet-natured as the fairy for which she was named, is everything.
Journal Entry 2
SI Cafe in Templestowe, Victoria Australia on Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Released 1 yr ago (11/2/2018 UTC) at SI Cafe in Templestowe, Victoria Australia
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Release #226 for 2018 ...
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Templestowe, Victoria Australia on Friday, November 02, 2018
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Templestowe, Victoria Australia on Friday, November 23, 2018
This is a beautifully written ode to siblinghood and all the joys and heartbreaks that come with it - the anguish of separation, the guilt of envy, the comfort of companionship and the burden of responsibility. Hosseini skillfully weaves multiple narratives in multiple time-frames spread across several different countries, all connected by a common link to Afghanistan.
Well worth reading.
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Queen Street Rescue in Melbourne CBD, Victoria Australia on Monday, January 14, 2019
Released 10 mos ago (1/14/2019 UTC) at Queen Street Rescue in Melbourne CBD, Victoria Australia
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On to the shelves.
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Journal Entry 6
Melbourne CBD, Victoria Australia on Monday, July 08, 2019
I stopped for a tea in between 2 jobs this morning at Queen Street Rescue and came across this novel which I have been meaning to read for ages. Up on Mt TBR it goes...