07:37 PM EDT 10/16/2013
Originally posted 04/05/2013 07:30AM
It's the 10th anniversary of Khaled Hosseini's haunting 2003 debut The Kite Runner – and on April 11, PEOPLE.com teamed with the author to host a live chat.
Click below to read what Hosseini said about the themes in his seminal novel, his work as a United Nations Goodwill Envoy, his second book A Thousand Splendid Suns – and what he had to say about his newest And the Mountains Echoed (due May 21).
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