The Kite Runner: Graphic Novel
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,... show more
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 twenty one 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.
Publish date: September 2011
Pages no: 136
Edition language: English
, Realistic Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Sequential Art
, Graphic Novels
, Graphic Novels Comics
This was an awesome read! I remember reading The Kite Runner in high school, but couldn't remember much about it. I was dreading reading the actual book, so when I found out that there was a graphic novel I had to get it! I got it as an E-Book from my library via Kindle and I was not disappointed.I'...
The story is almost tolerable in this abbreviated state, but just almost. The two star rating is to acknowledge the artist, otherwise it would be one star like its novel counterpart.Nevermind, I can't do it...this gets one star too. I think raising it to two stars would take a lot more than some pre...
This was my first experience of a graphic novel. I was at my local library this afternoon and saw this on the shelf, thought I'd give it a try and I wasn't disappointed! I haven't read the novel, so this is my first experience of the story. It was heartbreaking, political, thought provoking and u...
My dad recommended this book to me last summer.
الكتاب جميل فعلا ،، لم أتصور أن يكون معبرا هكذا ،،، فكيف يتم اختصار كتاب تكمن أهميته فى تفاصيله فى صفحات قليلة و اختزال صفحات و صفحات من الوصف الباهر فى مجرد رسوم و مربعات حوار!! أولا الألوان: جاءت شبه قاتمة معبرة عن الجو النفسي للكتاب.ثانيا: اختيار أقل الكلمات لتتسع لها بالونة الحوار ،، و لا يصل لك...