The kite runner

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The #1 New York Times bestselling debut novel that introduced Khaled Hosseini to millions of readers the world over. The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father's servant, caught in the tragic sweep of history, The Kite Runner transports readers to Afghanistan at a tense and crucial moment of change and destruction. A powerful story of friendship, it is also about the power of reading, the price of betrayal, and the possibility of redemption; and an exploration of the power of fathers over sons--their love, their sacrifices, their lies. Since its publication in 2003 Kite Runner has become a beloved, one-of-a-kind classic of contemporary literature, touching millions of readers, and launching the career of one of America's most treasured writers.
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ISBN:
9789992178966
9781428124561
9781594480003
9780743545235
159463193
9781449886196
142812456
9781402596650
9781508219132
9781101217238
9781594631931
9781594481772
9781573222457
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.2, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
840L
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Grouped Work ID 4e3420a4-ea12-8e7c-8d92-6b5ffb505241
Grouping Title kite runner
Grouping Author hosseini khaled
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-20 23:54:40PM
Last Indexed 2018-09-21 00:22:14AM

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subject_facet Afghanistan -- Fiction, Afghanistan -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Betrayal -- Fiction, Bildungsromans, Boys -- Fiction, Downloadable audio books, Electronic books, Kabol (Afghanistan) -- Fiction, Kabul (Afghanistan) -- Fiction, Kites. -- Competitions -- Afghanistan -- Fiction, Kābol (Afghanistan) -- Fiction, Male friendship -- Fiction, Social classes -- Fiction, Teenage boys. -- Afghanistan -- Fiction
title_display The kite runner
title_full The Kite Runner, The kite runner / Khaled Hosseini, The kite runner [electronic resource] / Khaled Hosseini, The kite runner [sound recording] / Khaled Hosseini, The kite runner [sound recording] / by Khaled Hosseini
title_short The kite runner
title_sub
topic_facet Audiobooks, Betrayal, Boys, Competitions, Drama, Fiction, Kites, Literature, Male friendship, Social classes, Social conditions, Teenage boys