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The Kite Fighters

Linda Sue Park


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (1/1/2015)
Paperback (6/7/2010)
Hardcover (6/1/2010)
Hardcover (3/1/2000)
Prebound (6/7/2010)


In Seoul, Korea, in 1473, Young-sup and his older brother Kee-sup are excited about the New Year kite competition. Young-sup is an expert at kite flying. He knows just what his kite wants him to do. Kee-sup has trouble handling his kite, but can build and design a kite fit for a king.

Each brother knows his own talents as they practice together for the New Year kite-fighting competition. But according to tradition, Kee-sup, the first-born son, must represent the family. Young-sup knows he must help his older brother and stay in second place. But that doesn’t stop him from hoping for the chance to show his great skill as a kite fighter.

Praise For The Kite Fighters

In 15th-century Korea a boy tries to overcome a rivalry with his older brother as they combine their kite-flying and kite-making skills to win the New Year kite-fighting competition.

Yearling, 9780440418139, 144pp.

Publication Date: February 12, 2002