The Kite Runner by Khaled Housseini

Crazy popular when it came out, Housseini’s debut novel was topping the bestseller charts because it is raw with emotion and brutal honesty. I would say this book is a definite must-read, especially in light of modern-day events in the Middle East. Continue reading The Kite Runner by Khaled Housseini

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A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…”

So starts A Tale of Two Cities, one of the most celebrated classics of all time. This novel is historical fiction, taking place around the time of the French Revolution. We follow the characters in Paris and London as things go crazy and people’s heads start getting chopped off. Continue reading A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens