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A thousand splendid suns —Hosseini, Khaled.

Chronicles the lives of two Afghan women who struggle to survive, raise a family, and find happiness in war-torn Afghanistan.

Hyena Road

Hyena Road is a taut war action film about Canadian troops in Afghanistan as seen through the eyes of three very different men: A sniper who has never allowed himself to think of his targets as human and becomes implicat...

The breadwinner

Parvana is an eleven-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is wrongfully arrested, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy in order to support her family. Working alo...

A thousand splendid suns —Hosseini, Khaled.
Book On CD
2007
Availability: 7 of 9

Born a generation apart and with very different ideas about love and family, Mariam and Laila are two women brought jarringly together by war, by loss and by fate. As they endure the ever escalating dangers around them-i...

The kite runner —Hosseini, Khaled.
Book On CD
2003
Availability: 7 of 7

Traces the unlikely friendship of a wealthy Afghan youth and a servant's son, in a tale that spans the final days of Afghanistan's monarchy through the atrocities of the present day.

A house without windows : a novel —Hashimi, Nadia, author.

Zeba's life is shattered when her husband is found brutally murdered, a crime for which she's arrested and jailed. With the fate of her life in his hands, Afghan-born, American-raised Yusuf discovers that, like Afghanist...

The breadwinner —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

Because the Taliban rulers of Kabul, Afghanistan, impose strict limitations on women's freedom and behavior, eleven-year-old Parvana must disguise herself as a boy so that her family can survive after her father's arrest...

Lie down with lions —Follett, Ken.

"A Love triangle of passion and deception that moved from terrorist bombs in Paris to the violence and intrigue of Afghanistan... to the moment of naked truth and deadly decison for all of them."

追风筝的人 = The kite runner Zhui feng zheng de ren = The kite runner —Hosseini, Khaled.

Traces the unlikely friendship of a wealthy Afghan youth and a servant's son in a tale that spans the final days of Afghanistan's monarchy through the atrocities of the present day.

My name is Parvana —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

Parvana is imprisoned and interrogated by American soldiers when she is found wandering around alone in a bombed-out school in Afghanistan.

The secret sky : a novel of forbidden love in Afghanistan —Abawi, Atia.

Two teens from different ethnic groups in present-day Afghanistan must fight their culture, tradition, families, and the Taliban to stay together as they and another village boy relate the story of their forbidden love.

灿烂千阳 = A thousand splendid suns Can lan qian yang = A thousand splendid suns —胡赛尼著, 卡勒德. —Hosseini, Khaled.

Chronicles the lives of two Afghan women who struggle to survive, raise a family, and find happiness in war-torn Afghanistan.

The pearl that broke its shell —Hashimi, Nadia, author.
Large Print
2016
Availability: 1 of 3

Set in Afghanistan, this emotionally engaging first novel uses alternating chapters to weave together the story of nine-year-old Rahima and her sisters with that of their great-great-grandmother Shekiba. Both Rahima and ...

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

When reporter Kim Barker's (Tina Fey) life needs something more, she decides to 'shake it all up' by taking an assignment in a war zone. There, in the midst of chaos, she finds the strength she never knew she had.

The pearl that broke its shell : a novel —Hashimi, Nadia.

Kabul in 2007, with a drug-addicted father and no brothers, Rahima and her sisters can only sporadically attend school and rarely leave the house, and their only hope lies in the ancient custom of "bacha posh," which all...

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