The Kite Runner (Arabic: Ada al Taera al Waraqeya)

The Kite Runner (Arabic: Ada al Taera al Waraqeya)

by Khaled HosseiniFabio Celoni and Mirka Andolfo

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 19/12/2011

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1970s Afghanistan: Twelve-year-old Amir is desperate to win the local kite-fighting tournament and his loyal friend Hassan promises to help him. But neither of the boys can foresee what will happen to Hassan that afternoon, an event that is to shatter their lives...Since its publication in 2003, The Kite Runner has sold eight million copies worldwide. Through Khaled Hosseini's brilliant writing, a previously unknown part of the world was brought to life. Now in this beautifully illustrated, four-colour graphic novel adaptation, The Kite Runner is given a vibrant new life which is sure to compel a new generation of readers.
ISBN:
9789992178973
9789992178973
Category:
Contemporary fiction
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
19-12-2011
Language:
Arabic
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing
Country of origin:
Qatar
Pages:
136
Dimensions (mm):
240x170x13mm
Weight:
0.4kg
Khaled Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini is one of the most widely read and beloved authors. His novels The Kite Runner, A Thousand Splendid Suns and And the Mountains Echoed have sold over 55 million copies all over the world.

Hosseini is a Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and the founder of The Khaled Hosseini Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation which provides humanitarian assistance to the people of Afghanistan. He was born in Kabul, Afghanistan, and lives in northern California

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