The kite rider [sound recording] / Geraldine McCaughrean.
Author: McCaughrean, Geraldine.
Publisher: Syracuse, N.Y. : Full Cast Audio, p2004.
ISBN: 1932076387 :
Description: 6 sound discs (6 hr., 45 min.) : digital, Dolby processed ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject: Kublai Khan, 1216-1294 Fiction.
Chinese fiction 20th century.
China History Yuan dynasty, 1260-1368 Fiction.
Credits: Directed by Daniel Bostick ; produced by Bruce Coville and Daniel Bostick ; music by Todd Lubar ; special consultant on Chinese pronunciation, Ann Marie Grathwol.
Performers: Read by Cynthia Bishop and the Full Cast Family.
Target Audience: Ages 10 to adult.
"Special feature: An afterword from Geraldine McCaughrean"--container.
"FCA Teen Listening"--Container.
Summary: In thirteenth-century China, after trying to save his widowed mother from a horrendous second marriage, twelve-year-old Haoyou has life-changing adventures when he takes to the sky as a circus kite rider and ends up meeting the great Mongol ruler Kublai Khan.