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The kite runner

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Language:
English
Lexile measure:
840L
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ISBN:
9781594631931
9781594489600
9781101217238
9781594480003
9781594481772
9780747566533
9781573222457
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.2, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
840L
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Grouped Work ID2a28f0a8-cd36-0603-873f-c6eb02f2f9be
Grouping Titlekite runner
Grouping Authorkhaled hosseini
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-06-18 07:33:54AM
Last Indexed2021-06-18 07:45:48AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9781573222457

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display_descriptionTraces the unlikely friendship of a wealthy Afghan youth and a servant's son, in a tale that spans the final days of Afghanistan's monarchy through the atrocities of the present day. An epic tale of fathers and sons, of friendship and betrayal, that takes us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the atrocities of the present day. The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy Afghan youth and the son of his father's servant, The Kite Runner is a beautifully crafted novel set in a country that is in the process of being destroyed. It is about the power of reading, the price of betrayal, and the possibility of redemption. It is also about the power of fathers over sons: their love, their sacrifices, and their lies.
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2013
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subject_facetBetrayal -- Fiction
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Boys -- Afghanistan -- Fiction
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title_displayThe kite runner
title_fullThe Kite Runner
The kite runner / Khaled Hosseini
title_shortThe kite runner
topic_facetBetrayal
Boys
Drama
Fathers and sons
Fiction
Male friendship
Social classes