Time: June 14, 2013 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe
Street: Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe
Event Type: author, signing, book, reading, reception, khaled, hosseini, kite, runner
Organized By: Malaprop's Bookstore Cafe
Latest Activity: May 17, 2013
Friday, June 14 at 7pm
KHALED HOSSEINI AT THE DIANA WORTHAM THEATRE
#1 New York Times bestselling author of The Kite Runner Khaled Hosseini will discuss huis humanitarian work and will read from his new novel And the Mountains Echoed. The book follows its characters and the ramifications of their lives and choices and loves around the globe—from Kabul to Paris to San Francisco to the Greek island of Tinos. The story expands gradually outward, becoming more emotionally complex and powerful with each turning page.
Mr. Hosseini is a Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations and founder of the Khaled Hosseini Foundation which provides humanitarian assistance to the people of Afghanistan.
Tickets are $15, and come with a coupon for $10 off And the Mountains Echoed. Tickets may be purchased at malaprops.com and at Malaprop’s Bookstore, 828-254-6734.