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Haroun and the sea of stories

Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: New York : Granta Books in association with Viking, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rushdie, Salman.
Haroun and the sea of stories.
New York : Granta Books in association with Viking, 1990
(OCoLC)755037958
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Salman Rushdie
ISBN: 0670838047 9780670838042 0140157379 9780140157376 0140376364 9780140376364
OCLC Number: 22274689
Awards: Winner of Writer's Guild / Macallan Award Children's Book Category 1991
Description: 219 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The Shah of Blah --
The mail coach --
The dull lake --
An Iff and a Butt --
About guppees and chupwalas --
The spy's story --
Into the twilight strip --
Shadow warriors --
The dark ship --
Haroun's wish --
Princess Batcheat --
Was it the walrus?
Responsibility: Salman Rushdie.

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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.

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