Artifact Kite Runner

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Artifact 3 The two main characters in the book The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini are very different. Amir is a Pashtun boy who grows up privileged. He lives in a big house in Kabul, Afghanistan, with his father. He goes to school, and is a talented kite fighter. He loves to read and write stories, his interest beginning with his mother’s stories she left behind when she died giving birth to him. Amir had a lifelong internal battle with Hassan in gaining the love of his father, Baba. He never got the approval he desired, and always felt as if Baba loved Hassan more than him. He resented Hassan for this, and even as friends, he used his power over Hassan to make himself feel better. Amir cared so much to make Baba love him that he consistently
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