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Rushdie, Salman

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The satanic verses by Salman Rushdie( Book )
282 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in 21 languages and held by 6,335 libraries worldwide
A hijacked jumbo jet blows apart high above the English Channel. Two figures, Gibreel and Saladin, are washed up on an English beach. Soon curious changes occur -Gibreel seems to have acquired a halo, while Saladin grows hooves and bumps at his temples
Midnight's children : [a novel] by Salman Rushdie( Book )
406 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 28 languages and held by 6,066 libraries worldwide
The story of Saleem Sinal, born precisely at midnight, August 15, 1947, the moment India became independent. Saleem's life parallels the history of his nation
The Moor's last sigh by Salman Rushdie( Book )
178 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 3,875 libraries worldwide
A family saga reflecting the troubled state of India. The protagonists are four generations of the da Gama, who became wealthy in the spice trade before declining into gangsterism. Their tale is narrated by the family's last descendant and he attributes their fall to bickering, a reflection of Hindu-Moslem strife plaguing India today. Peopled with odd characters--the narrator is the product of a Jewish father and a Christian mother--the novel is a pessimistic counterpoint to the author's optimistic Midnight's Children, on India's struggle for independence
The enchantress of Florence : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )
135 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 23 languages and held by 3,499 libraries worldwide
"A young Florentine calling himself the 'Mogor dell'Amore,' the Mughal of Love, arrives at the court of the real Grand Mughal, the Emperor Akbar of Hindustan, with a tale which enchants the whole imperial capital. The stranger claims to be the child of a lost Mughal princess, Qara Köz, 'Lady Black Eyes', who is captured first by an Uzbeg warlord, then by the Shah of Persia, and finally becomes the lover of Argalia, a Florentine soldier of fortune, commander of the armies of the Ottoman Sultan. When Argalia and his Mughal mistress return home, her presence mesmerises the city and much trouble ensues... But what if Mogor's story is true? What happened to the lost princess? And if he's a liar, must he die?"--Publisher's description
The ground beneath her feet : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )
119 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,371 libraries worldwide
Photographer Rai narrates the epic romance between his childhood friend, Ormus Cama, and singer Vina Apsara, Rai's sometime lover, revealing--with wisdom and humor--a world of passions, truths, death, and rock 'n' roll
Shalimar the Clown : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )
119 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 20 languages and held by 3,274 libraries worldwide
Los Angeles, 1991. Ambassador Maximilian Ophuls, one of the makers of the modern world, is murdered in broad daylight on his illegitimate daughter India's doorstep, slaughtered by a knife wielded by his Kashmiri Muslim driver, a mysterious figure who calls himself Shalimar the clown
Haroun and the sea of stories by Salman Rushdie( Book )
151 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 20 languages and held by 3,197 libraries worldwide
The author of The Satanic Verses returns with his most humorous and accessible novel yet. This is the story of Haroun, a 12-year-old boy whose father Rashid is the greatest storyteller in a city so sad that it has forgotten its name. When the gift of gab suddenly deserts Rashid, Haroun sets out on an adventure to rescue his print
Fury : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )
110 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 2,739 libraries worldwide
Malik Solanka, a middle-aged ex-philosophy professor and millionaire creator of a hugely popular doll, seeks refuge from his unwanted fame and disintegrating marriage in New York City
Shame by Salman Rushdie( Book )
169 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 20 languages and held by 2,726 libraries worldwide
The novel that set the stage for his modern classic, The Satanic Verses, Shame is Salman Rushdie's phantasmagoric epic of an unnamed country that is "not quite Pakistan." In this tale of an ongoing duel between the families of two men--one a celebrated wager of war, the other a debauched lover of pleasure--Rushdie portrays a world caught between honor and humiliation--"shamelessness, shame: the roots of violence."
East, west : stories by Salman Rushdie( Book )
55 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,276 libraries worldwide
A collection of nine stories. In At the Auction of the Rubby Slippers, the author reflects on the role of auctioneers in establishing "the value of our pasts, of our future, of our lives," while an allegory on the immigrant experience is entitled Christopher Columbus and Queen Isabella of Spain Consummate Their Relationship
Luka and the fire of life : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )
71 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 2,183 libraries worldwide
One day, twelve-year-old Luka's storyteller father, Rashid, falls into a sleep so deep that no-one can rouse him. Luka must undertake a dangerous quest through the Magic World to steal the Fire of Life and save his father. -- Cover
Imaginary homelands : essays and criticism, 1981-1991 by Salman Rushdie( Book )
47 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,970 libraries worldwide
Seventy-five essays cover a decade in Rushdie's life, on such topics as literature, politics, prejudice, imagination, and free expression, as well as the events that forced him into seclusion
Two years eight months and twenty-eight nights : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )
21 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,657 libraries worldwide
"Once upon a time, in a world just like ours, there came "the time of the strangenesses." Reason receded and the loudest, most illiberal voices reigned. A simple gardener began to levitate, and a powerful djinn -- also known as the Princess of Fairyland -- raised an army composed entirely of her semi-magical great-great-great-grandchildren. A baby was born with the ability to see corruption in the faces of others. The ghosts of two philosophers, long dead, began arguing once more. And a battle for the kingdom of Fairyland was waged throughout our world for 1,001 nights -- or, to be more precise, for two years, eight months, and twenty-eight nights. Two Years, Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights is a masterful, playfully enchanting meditation on the power of love and the importance of rationality, replete with flying carpets and dynastic intrigue"
Step across this line : collected nonfiction 1992-2002 by Salman Rushdie( Book )
31 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,643 libraries worldwide
A collection of the author's nonfiction pieces addresses such topics as his fascination with "The Wizard of Oz," the 2000 presidential election, the Muslim faith, life under a fatwa, and the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001
Grimus : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )
88 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 1,133 libraries worldwide
After drinking an elixir that bestows immortality upon him, a young Indian named Flapping Eagle spends the next seven hundred years sailing the seas with the blessing, and ultimately the burden, of living forever. Eventually, he grows weary of the sameness of life and journeys to the mountainous Calf Island to regain his mortality. There he meets other immortals obsessed with their own stasis, and he sets out to scale the island's peak, from which the mysterious and corrosive Grimus Effect emits. Through a series of thrilling quests and encounters, Flapping Eagle comes face-to-face with the island's creator and unwinds the mysteries of his own humanity
The wizard of Oz by Salman Rushdie( Book )
44 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 955 libraries worldwide
The author briefly recounts the making of "The Wizard of Oz" and discusses its plot, music, and themes
Midnight's children by Salman Rushdie( file )
21 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 939 libraries worldwide
The story of Saleem Sinal, born precisely at midnight, August 15, 1947, the moment India became independent. Saleem's life parallels the history of his nation
The best American short stories, 2008 ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 815 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada
The enchantress of Florence by Salman Rushdie( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Rushdie pens the story of a European traveler and the extraordinary tale he shares with 16th-century Mughal emperor Akbar the Great. The traveler claims to be the son of a Mughal princess forgotten by time. If his tale is true, what happened to the princess?
Mirrorwork : 50 years of Indian writing, 1947-1997 ( Book )
10 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 741 libraries worldwide
Stories and excerpts of novels from India since the country attained its independence in 1947. The subjects range from religious strife, to the assault on the senses of the many people one is surrounded by
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Anton, Joseph
Raśdī, Salamāna
Roshdi, Salman
Rūśdī, Salamāna
Rüşdı̂, Salman
Rüşdî, Salman 1947-
Rušdi, Salmans 1947-
Rushdī, Salmān
Rushdī, Salmān 1947-
Rushdie, (Rhmed) Salman 1947-
Rushdie, Salman
Rushdie, Salman, 1947-
Rushdie, Shalman
Rushidi, Salman.
Ruždi, Salman.
Ruždi, Salman 1947-
Salamāna Raśdī
Salma-n Rušdī 1947-
Salman Rüşdi
Salmān Rušdī 1947-
Salman Rushdie
Salman Rushdie 1947-....
Salman Rushdie Britisch-indischer Romancier und Essayist
Salman Rushdie British Indian novelist and essayist
Salman Rushdie britský spisovatel
Salman Rushdie britų rašytojas
Salman Rushdie écrivain britannique d'origine indienne
Salman Rushdie Indiaas schrijver
Salman Rushdie Nobelista ampong talasulat a British-Indian
Salman Rushdie pisarz brytyjski
Salman Rushdie scrittore, saggista e attore indiano
Salman Ruždi
Salmans Rušdi
Salmon Rushdiy
Σαλμάν Ρουσντύ
Рушди, Салман
Рушди, Салман 1947-
Рушди, Салман британский писатель
Салман Ружди
Салман Рушдзі
Салман Рушди
Салман Рушді
סאלמאן ראשדי
סלמאן רושדי
רושדי, סלמאן
רושדי, סלמאן 1947-
רושדי, סלמן
רושדי, סלמן 1947-
احمد سلمان رشدي
رشدى، سلمان
رشدي، سلمان
سلمان رشدى.
سلمان رشدي
سلمان رشدي، 1947-
سلمان رشدی
سەلمان ڕوشدی
सलमान रुशदी
সালমান রুশদি
ਸਲਮਾਨ ਰੁਸ਼ਦੀ
சல்மான் ருஷ்டி
సల్మాన్ రష్దీ
ಸಲ್ಮಾನ್ ರಶ್ದಿ
സൽമാൻ റഷ്ദി
ซัลมัน รัชดี
სალმან რაშდი
러슈디, 샐먼 1947-
루슈디, 살만 1947-
루시디, 살만 1947-
루시디, 샐먼 1947-
루시디, 셀먼 1947-
살만 루슈디
ラシュディ, サルマン
薩爾曼·魯西迪 英国作家
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