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Midnight's Children

Midnight's Children

Author: Salman Rushdie
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Description

Salman Rushdie holds the literary world in awe with a jaw-dropping catalog of critically acclaimed novels that have made him one of the world's most celebrated authors. Winner of the prestigious Booker of Bookers, Midnight's Children tells the story of Saleem Sinai, born on the stroke of India's independence.

Promotion info

'India has produced a great novelist...a master of perpetual storytelling' V.S. Pritchett, New Yorker

Awards

Shortlisted for Best of the Booker 2008.

Reviews
"One of the most important books to come out of the English-speaking world in this generation" The New York Review of Books
Author description

Salman Rushdie is the author of eight novels, one collection of short stories, and four works of non-fiction, and the co-editor of The Vintage Book of Indian Writing. In 1993 Midnight's Children was judged to be the 'Booker of Bookers', the best novel to have won the Booker Prize in its first 25 years. The Moor's Last Sigh won the Whitbread Prize in 1995, and the European Union's Aristeion Prize for Literature in 1996. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and a Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres.

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General Fields

  • : 9780099511892
  • : Random House
  • : Random House
  • : May 2008
  • : 199mm X 132mm X 42mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 688
  • : General & literary fiction; Classic fiction
  • : Salman Rushdie
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : English