So, father and son earned revenue by selling miscellaneous objects at a flea market. Also, Hosseini’s spark in literature reignited after he read The Grapes of Wrath in class, and so he began to write again (Esten). Eventually, he earned his M.D. at the University of California, San Diego. Later, with the issues of his native country as his themes, Hosseini decided to turn his small stories into a novel. After he became published, he took the United Nations’ offer to become an envoy for the commissioner of refugees. Once he returned to Afghanistan after 27 years, he was shocked at its condition, and so he quit medicine to keep writing and being an envoy. Even though he is a fledgling author, Hosseini has still been able to produce novels which have gained extreme fame. Ultimately, Hosseini’s subjects mostly invo...
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