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The kite runner
(Book)

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Lexile measure:
840L
Rating:
840L
Status:
10 copies, 4 people are on the wait list.
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Status
Cary Regional - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
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Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
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Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
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Leesville Community - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
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North Regional - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
Transit Request
Northeast Regional - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
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West Regional - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
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West Regional - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
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West Regional - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
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West Regional - Adult Fiction
HOSSEINI
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More Details
Published:
New York : Riverhead Books, ©2013, ©2003.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Tenth anniversary edition.
Physical Desc:
xiv, 371 pages ; 21 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781573222457, 9781594631931, 1594489602, 9781594489600, 1594480001 (pbk.) :, 9780747566533 (pbk), 1594481776, 159463193X, 9781594631931 (pbk.)
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.2, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
840

Notes

General Note
Includes Reader's guide.
Description
Traces 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.
Description
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.
Target Audience
840L,Lexile
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Hosseini, K. (20132003). The kite runner. Tenth anniversary edition. New York: Riverhead Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hosseini, Khaled. 20132003. The Kite Runner. New York: Riverhead Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hosseini, Khaled, The Kite Runner. New York: Riverhead Books, 20132003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hosseini, Khaled. The Kite Runner. Tenth anniversary edition. New York: Riverhead Books, 20132003. Print.

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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