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The Kite Runner
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Published:
Penguin Publishing Group 2004
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Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 5.2 - AR Pts: 16
Lexile measure:
840L
Status:
Checked Out
Description
The #1 New York Times bestselling novel beloved by millions of readers the world over.
“A vivid and engaging story that reminds us how long his people [of Afghanistan] have been struggling to triumph over the forces of violence—forces that continue to threaten them even today." –New York Times Book Review

 
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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Street Date:
04/27/2004
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781101217238
ASIN:
B000OCXGZA
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.2, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
840
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Khaled Hosseini. (2004). The Kite Runner. Penguin Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Khaled Hosseini. 2004. The Kite Runner. Penguin Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner. Penguin Publishing Group, 2004.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Khaled Hosseini. The Kite Runner. Penguin Publishing Group, 2004. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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