His second novel, A Thousand Splendid Suns was published in May of 2007.
He recently told Newsweek about his five most important books. And answered two related questions:
A Classic You Revisited With Disappointment:Read more about Khaled Hosseini's most important books.
The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger. When I was a teen, I thought Holden Caulfield was brilliant. Now I find his self-absorption hard to forgive.
A Book You Hope Parents Would Read To Their Kids:
The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein. The ultimate tale of selfless, undying love.