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Author McCaughrean, Geraldine.

Title The kite rider : a novel / by Geraldine McCaughrean.

Imprint New York : HarperCollins, 2002, c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Fiction    j MCCAUGHREAN,GER    Available
Edition 1st American ed.
Description xi, 272 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Note First 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.
Kites -- Fiction.
Family -- Fiction.
Mongols -- Fiction.
Circus -- Fiction.
China -- History -- Yüan dynasty, 1260-1368 -- Juvenile fiction.
China -- History -- Yüan dynasty, 1260-1368 -- Fiction.
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