The kite fighters
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Source:Clarion Books, New York, p.136 (2000)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3566 .A6739 K58 2000
Keywords:Birth order--Fiction, Brothers--Fiction, Contests--Fiction, Kites--Fiction, Korea--Fiction
Summary: In Korea in 1473, eleven-year-old Young-sup overcomes his rivalry with his older brother Kee-sup, who as the first-born son receives special treatment from their father, and combines his kite-flying skill with Kee-sup's kite-making skill in an attempt to win the New Year kite-fighting competition.
Lexile measure 880; Ages 8-12; Grade level 6.3; Historical fiction, Multicultural