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The kite rider : a novel

McCaughrean, Geraldine.

New York : HarperCollins, 2002.

xi, 272 p. : maps ; 24 cm.

In thirteenth-century China, after trying to save his widowed mother from a horrendous second marriage, twelve-year-old Haoyou has life-changing adventures when he takes to the sky as a circus kite rider and ends up meeting the great Mongol ruler Kublai Khan.

Reading Level: 6.2

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ISBN:

0066238757

LC Call No:

PZ7.M1286 Ki 2002

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 21

Author:

McCaughrean, Geraldine.

Title:

The kite rider : a novel / by Geraldine McCaughrean.

Edition:

1st American ed.

Publisher:

New York : HarperCollins, 2002.

Physical:

xi, 272 p. : maps ; 24 cm.

Notes:

Originally published: England : Oxford University Press, 2001.

Summary:

In thirteenth-century China, after trying to save his widowed mother from a horrendous second marriage, twelve-year-old Haoyou has life-changing adventures when he takes to the sky as a circus kite rider and ends up meeting the great Mongol ruler Kublai Khan.

Subject:

Kublai Khan,--1216-1294--Fiction.

Subject:

Kites--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--Fiction.

Subject:

Mongols--Fiction.

Subject:

Circus--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

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