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Rushdie, Salman

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Most widely held works by Salman Rushdie
The satanic verses by Salman Rushdie( Book )

288 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 25 languages and held by 6,292 WorldCat member 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 )

400 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 33 languages and held by 6,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: A classic novel, in which the man who calls himself the "bomb of Bombay" chronicles the story of a child and a nation that both came into existence in 1947-and examines a whole people's capacity for carrying inherited myths and inventing new ones
The Moor's last sigh by Salman Rushdie( Book )

184 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 24 languages and held by 3,958 WorldCat member 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 )

132 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 27 languages and held by 3,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tall, yellow-haired young European traveller calling himself 'Mogor dell'Amore', the Mughal of Love, arrives at the court of the real Grand Mughal, the Emperor Akbar, with a tale to tell that begins to obsess the whole imperial capital
The ground beneath her feet : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )

120 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 3,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance of two Indian musicians who form a band. He is Ormus, a composer, she is Vina, an American-raised singer, and their romance plays out across continents, parallel universes and different lives-- she dying and returning for a second life
Haroun and the sea of stories by Salman Rushdie( Book )

187 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 31 languages and held by 3,296 WorldCat member 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
Shalimar the Clown : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )

106 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 18 languages and held by 3,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991, Ambassador Maximilian Ophuls--ex-ambassador to India, and America's counterterrorism chief--is murdered on the Los Angeles doorstep of his illegitimate daughter's home by his Kashmiri Muslim driver, who calls himself Shalimar the Clown
Fury : a novel by Salman Rushdie( Book )

119 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 22 languages and held by 2,803 WorldCat member 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 )

174 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 26 languages and held by 2,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhaal dat zich afspeelt in de laatste decennia de twintigste eeuw in Pakistan, met zijn grote tegenstelling tussen rijk en arm, waar machtsstrijd, politiek gekonkel en corruptie dagelijks voorkomende verschijnselen zijn
East, west : stories by Salman Rushdie( Book )

105 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 20 languages and held by 2,507 WorldCat member 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 )

70 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 2,295 WorldCat member 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 )

60 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,038 WorldCat member 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
Step across this line : collected nonfiction 1992-2002 by Salman Rushdie( Book )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,648 WorldCat member 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 )

83 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 1,132 WorldCat member 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 )

47 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 964 WorldCat member 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( )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 950 WorldCat member 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 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada
The enchantress of Florence by Salman Rushdie( Recording )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 795 WorldCat member 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?
Shalimar the Clown by Salman Rushdie( Recording )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Maximilian Ophuls is murdered outside his daughter's home by his Kashmiri Muslim driver, it appears to be a political killing. Ophuls is the former U.S. Ambassador to India and America's leading figure in counter-terrorism. But there is much more to Ophuls and his assassin, a mysterious man calling himself "Shalimar the Clown," than meets the eye. One woman is at the center of their shared history--a history of betrayal and deception that moves from World War II Europe to the troubled Kashmir region to contemporary America
Mirrorwork : 50 years of Indian writing, 1947-1997( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member 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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The satanic verses
Alternative Names
Anton, Joseph

Raśdī, Salamāna

Roshdi, Salman

Rūśdī, Salamāna

Rşdı̂, Salman

Rşd, Salman 1947-

Rušdi, Salmans 1947-

Rushdī, Salmān

Rushdī, Salmān 1947-

Rushdie, Salman

Rushdie, Shalman.

Rushidi, Salman.

Ruždi, Salman.

Ruždi, Salman 1947-

Salamāna Raśdī

Salma-n Rušdī 1947-

Salman Rşdi

Salmān Rušdī 1947-

Salman Rushdie

Salman Rushdie 1947-....

Salman Rushdie Britisch-indischer Romancier und Essayist

Salman Rushdie British Indian novelist and essayist

Salman Rushdie britų rašytojas

Salman Rushdie crivain britannique d'origine indienne

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

সালমান রুশদি

ਸਲਮਾਨ ਰੁਸ਼ਦੀ

சல்மான் ருஷ்டி

సల్మాన్ రష్దీ

ಸಲ್ಮಾನ್ ರಶ್ದಿ

സൽമാൻ റഷ്ദി

ซัลมัน รัชดี

სალმან რაშდი

살만 루슈디


ラシュディ, サルマン



Midnight's children : [a novel]The Moor's last sighThe enchantress of Florence : a novelThe ground beneath her feet : a novelHaroun and the sea of storiesShalimar the Clown : a novelFury : a novelShame