Discuss how the author introduces us to a main character or characters in the novel, and how this character and their journey help you understand one or more significant themes/ideas.
Techniques could include figures of speech, syntax, word-choice, style, symbolism, structure, or narrative point-of-view
-Symbolism, themes, foreshadowing,how the story is written
Our narrator who tells the story in first person, recalls an event that occurred in 1975. The boy was 12 years old growing up in Afghanistan, he doesn’t describe what event happened but he tells the story about how that event changed his life and made him who he is.