• Book Snippets,  Literature+Fiction

    Book Snippet: A Thousand Splendid Suns

    There are books we like, and then there are books that stay with us for long. They are the books we seldom forget for, the characters forge an in-erasable image in our minds. An author who is able to etch this image could very well be said to have achieved his goal, of telling a story that would never be forgotten. His words have touched a chord and they stay even after that last page has been turned over. Ever found a book like this? Here is a snippet from a book that I love for various reasons. I have spoken and blogged about it a several times, yet I…