Coupon
Kim
by Rudyard Kipling


Overview - Nobel Prize-winning author Rudyard Kipling set his final and most famous novel in the complex, mystery-shrouded India of the mid-19th century where an exotic landscape teems with natives living under British colonial rule.
Kim, the poor orphaned son of an Irish soldier stationed in Lahore, straddles both worlds.
  Read more...

 
In Stock Online.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 37 copies from $2.99
 
 
 
 

More About Kim by Rudyard Kipling
 
 
 
Overview
Nobel Prize-winning author Rudyard Kipling set his final and most famous novel in the complex, mystery-shrouded India of the mid-19th century where an exotic landscape teems with natives living under British colonial rule.
Kim, the poor orphaned son of an Irish soldier stationed in Lahore, straddles both worlds. Neither wholly British nor completely Indian, the young boy searches for his identity in the country where he was born; but at the same time, he struggles to create an identity for himself. Cunning and street wise, Kim is mature beyond his thirteen years and learns to move chameleon-like between the two cultures, becoming the disciple of a Tibetan monk while training as a spy for the British secret service.
Far above the average adventure story, Kim will captivate Kipling devotees as well as fans of tales brimming with foreign intrigue and treachery.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780486445083
  • ISBN-10: 0486445089
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publish Date: November 2005
  • Page Count: 230
  • Dimensions: 8.29 x 5.28 x 0.56 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.42 pounds

Series: Dover Thrift Editions

Related Categories

Books > Fiction > Classics

 
BAM Customer Reviews