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Haroun and the sea of stories : [a novel]

Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: London : Granta Books in association with Penguin Books, 1991, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An imaginative work of extraordinary intensity and power that is, at its heart, an illumination of the necessity of storytelling in our lives, set in an exotic Eastern landscape peopled by magicians and fantastic talking animals. In this captivating work of fantasy, Haroun sets out on an adventure to restore the poisoned source of the sea of stories. On the way, he encounters many foes, all intent on draining the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Genres littéraires
Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Salman Rushdie
ISBN: 0140157379 9780140157376 0670838047 9780670838042
OCLC Number: 300239043
Description: 216 p. ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Salman Rushdie.

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An imaginative work of extraordinary intensity and power that is, at its heart, an illumination of the necessity of storytelling in our lives, set in an exotic Eastern landscape peopled by magicians and fantastic talking animals. In this captivating work of fantasy, Haroun sets out on an adventure to restore the poisoned source of the sea of stories. On the way, he encounters many foes, all intent on draining the sea of all its storytelling powers.

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