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In march 2001, while practicing medicine, hosseini began writing his first novel, the kite runnerpublished by riverhead books in 2003, that debut went on to become an international bestseller and beloved classic, sold in at least seventy countries and spending more than a hundred weeks on the new york times bestseller list. David mccullough's truman, like all his books, took hold of me from the beginning and i didn't want to put it down it is the biography of truman and his time, reading like a fiction novel that is mccullough's gift, one that i appreciate.
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