The Kite Runner (Arabic: Ada al Taera al Waraqeya) Paperback / softback
Illustrated by Mirka Andolfo, Fabio Celoni
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.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 136 pages, Colour
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing
- Publication Date: 19/12/2011
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9789992178973