The Kite Runner Character Descriptions

Khaled Hosseini
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Character Descriptions

Amir - This character is the protagonist and narrator of The Kite Runner, the story about his childhood in Afghanistan.

Rahim Khan - The entire plot of the novel begins after a phone call from this character, who was a friend and business associate of the main character's father.

Hassan - The son of a servant, this character has a cleft pallet and is the same age as the main character, whom he is extremely loyal to.

Baba - This prideful and self-made businessman is the main character's father. He ultimately dies of cancer.

Ali - This character is slightly crippled from childhood tuberculosis, and lives with his son in a simple mud hut on the main character's property.

Sanauber - This beautiful character rejects her deformed son at birth and leaves town days after his birth. She returns years later after being attached by Taliban soldiers...

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