Kim Author:Rudyard Kipling The Classic Adventure Story! Kim, the most popular of Kipling's novels and one of the finest adventure stories in literature, is the narrative of an orphan boy, the son of an Irish soldier, who grows up in India. — Left in the care of a half-caste woman, Kim is free to explore the back alleys and bazaars of Lahore, burned dark as a native, dresse... more »d as a street boy, speaking the language of the street. But when he meets with his father's regiment he must trade his native clothes for school clothes, his abandoned life for the role of a secret agent.
The appealing figure of Kim, together with Kipling's delightful pictorial record of India in the last century, makes a story that has proven irresistible through the years.« less