|The Kite Runner Reprint Edition
Contributor(s): Hosseini, Khaled
ISBN: 1594480001 ISBN-13: 9781594480003
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
OUR PRICE: $14.40
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: April 2004 Annotation: Privileged young narrator Amir comes of age during the last peaceful days of the monarchy in Afghanistan, then must endure revolution, invasion and a country's long struggle to triumph over violent forces.
|BISAC Categories: |
- Fiction | Literary
|Lexile Measure: 840|
|Book type: Fiction|
|Physical Information: 8.00" H x 5.00" W x 1.00" (0.70 lbs) 371 pages|
|Accelerated Reader Info|
|Quiz #: 77450
Reading Level: 5.2 Interest Level: Upper Grades Point Value: 16.0
|Scholastic Reading Counts Info|
|Quiz #: Q36916
Reading Level: 6.8 Interest Level: Grades 9-12 Point Value: 23.0
|Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
The timely and critically acclaimed debut novel that's becoming a word-of-mouth phenomenon...
Contributor Bio(s): iv>
Khaled Hosseini one of most widely read and beloved novelists in the world, with more than ten million copies sold in the United States of The Kite Runner and A Thousand Splendid Suns, and more than thirty-eight million copies sold worldwide in more than seventy countries. His third novel, And the Mountains Echoed, will be published May 21, 2013. Hosseini is also a Goodwill Envoy to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the UN Refugee Agency, and the founder of The Khaled Hosseini Foundation, a nonprofit that provides humanitarian assistance to the people of Afghanistan. He lives in northern California. To learn more about his foundation, please visit www.khaledhosseini.org.