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The kite rider : a novel

Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Kublai Khan; Kublai Khan; Kublai Khan; Kublai Khan
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geraldine McCaughrean
ISBN: 0066238749 9780066238746 0066238757 9780066238753 9781413194395 1413194397 9780064410915 0064410919
OCLC Number: 47844824
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2003.
Description: xi, 272 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Geraldine McCaughrean.
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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.

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