The Kite Rider
Harper Collins, 2003年9月23日 - 320 頁
Up and up the wind drew him.
Haoyou looked about him and saw the whole
world 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.
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Qing'an was the kind of woman who made her husband run from the ship past four inns and a gaming house, just to wrap her in his arms. Somewhere, at the end of some festering waterway, 25 in a landscape of paddy fields, Di Chou also had ...
He had to tolerate fat Great-uncle Bo's supercilious glances at his tattoos, his bare arms, his caulk-stained feet. But it was worth it. When Di Chou raised the subject of a marriage, he could almost hear Bo's brain clinking like an ...
On this pompous note, he signaled with one stubby finger that the medium should begin, folded his arms across his big belly, and shut his eyes, forbidding further comment. Haoyou was panic-stricken. Di Chou marry his mother?
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