The Kite Rider

The Kite Rider
Title The Kite Rider PDF eBook
Author Geraldine McCaughrean
Publisher Oxford University Press, USA
Pages 228
Release 2002
Genre Juvenile Fiction
ISBN 9780192751577

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Up and up the wind drew him. Haoyou looked about him and saw the wholeworld beneath him. And it was his. The Great Miao, master of the Jade Circus, offers Haoyou the amazing chance to escape his family's poverty -- by becoming a kite rider. Strapped onto a beautiful scarlet-and-gold kite, Haoyou is sent into the sky, earning money, freedom, and unexpected fame. Miao even plans for Haoyou to perform before Kublai Khan himself. From Carnegie Medalist Geraldine McCaughrean comes a dazzling story of adventure, betrayal, family, and sacrifice set in the dramatic world of thirteenth-century China.

The Kite Runner

The Kite Runner
Title The Kite Runner PDF eBook
Author Khaled Hosseini
Publisher A&C Black
Pages 337
Release 2011-09-05
Genre Fiction
ISBN 140882485X

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Afghanistan, 1975: 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. After the Russians invade and the family is forced to flee to America, Amir realises that one day he must return to Afghanistan under Taliban rule to find the one thing that his new world cannot grant him: redemption.

The Kite Runner

The Kite Runner
Title The Kite Runner PDF eBook
Author Khaled Hosseini
Publisher
Pages 0
Release 2007
Genre Afghanistan
ISBN 9781594483172

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Traces the unlikely friendship of a wealthy Afghan youth and a servant's son in a tale that spans the final days of Afghanistan's monarchy through the atrocities of the present day.

One Thousand and One Arabian Nights

One Thousand and One Arabian Nights
Title One Thousand and One Arabian Nights PDF eBook
Author Geraldine McCaughrean
Publisher
Pages 292
Release 2003
Genre
ISBN 9780192753755

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Camel Rider

Camel Rider
Title Camel Rider PDF eBook
Author Prue Mason
Publisher Charlesbridge Publishing
Pages 207
Release 2007-07-01
Genre Juvenile Fiction
ISBN 1580893147

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War has broken out in the Middle East and all foreigners are fleeing. Instead of escaping with his neighbors, Adam sneaks off to save his dog, which has been left behind. Lost in the desert, Adam meets Walid, an abused camel boy who is on the run. Together they struggle to survive the elements and elude the revengeful master from whom Walid has fled. Cultural and language barriers are wide, but with ingenuity and determination the two boys bridge their differences, helping each other to survive and learn what true friendship is.

Doom Rider

Doom Rider
Title Doom Rider PDF eBook
Author David Gatward
Publisher Hachette Children's
Pages 233
Release 2012-07-05
Genre Juvenile Fiction
ISBN 1444907700

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Seth Crow has lived a thousand lives, and in each one he's been murdered before he turns thirteen. And now he's being hunted again. But this time it's different ... Enter Lily, who tells him of his fate: Seth is CONQUEST. The first of the four riders of the Apocalypse. And people want him dead, before he can fulfil his destiny. Seth's only hope lies in finding the other riders - Strife, Famine and Death. Together the fate of the world will be in their hands. The Apocalypse is coming. And the only ones who can save the world, hold the power to destroy it.

Skeleton Key

Skeleton Key
Title Skeleton Key PDF eBook
Author Anthony Horowitz
Publisher Penguin
Pages 305
Release 2004-04-12
Genre Juvenile Fiction
ISBN 1101158247

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Alex Rider is now an IMDb TV/Amazon Original Series! Alex Rider is an orphan turned teen superspy who's saving the world one mission at a time—from #1 New York Times bestselling author! Alex Rider has been through a lot for his fourteen years. He's been shot at by international terrorists, chased down a mountainside on a makeshift snowboard, and has stood face-to-face with pure evil. Twice, young Alex has managed to save the world. And twice, he has almost been killed doing it. But now Alex faces something even more dangerous. The desperation of a man who has lost everything he cared for: his country and his only son. A man who just happens to have a nuclear weapon and a serious grudge against the free world. To see his beloved Russia once again be a dominant power, he will stop at nothing. Unless Alex can stop him first. Uniting forces with the CIA for the first time, teen spy Alex Rider battles terror from the sun-baked beaches of Miami all the way to the barren ice fields of northernmost Russia.