Search - List of Books by Salman Rushdie

"Most of what matters in your life takes place in your absence." -- Salman Rushdie
Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie ( ; born 19 June 1947) is a British-Indian novelist and essayist. He achieved notability with his second novel, Midnight's Children (1981), which won the Booker Prize in 1981. Much of his fiction is set on the Indian subcontinent. His style is often classified as magical realism mixed with historical fiction, and a dominant theme of his work is the story of the many connections, disruptions and migrations between the Eastern and Western worlds.

His fourth novel, The Satanic Verses (1988), was the centre of a major controversy, drawing protests from Muslims in several countries. Some of the protests were violent, in which death threats were issued to Rushdie, including a fatw? against him by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the Supreme Leader of Iran, on February 24, 1989.

He was appointed a Knight Bachelor by Queen Elizabeth II for "services to literature" in June 2007. He holds the rank Commandeur in the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres of France. He began a five-year term as Distinguished Writer in Residence at Emory University in 2007. In May 2008 he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters. In 2008, The Times ranked Rushdie thirteenth on their list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945". His latest novel is The Enchantress of Florence, published in June 2008. In 2010, he announced that he has begun writing his memoir.

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Total Books: 307
100 faszinierende Tatsachen Wildkatzen
100 Faszinierende Tatsachen Wildkatzen (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783821229935
ISBN-10: 3821229934
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AIDS Sutra Untold Stories from India
Aids Sutra Untold Stories From India (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9788184000399
ISBN-10: 8184000391
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Birds of Prey Seven Sardonic Stories
Birds of Prey Seven Sardonic Stories (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780955711992
ISBN-10: 0955711991
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Conversations With Salman Rushdie
Conversations with Salman Rushdie [Literary Conversations Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781578061846
ISBN-10: 1578061849
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
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The Courter Defender of the Faith
The Courter Defender of the Faith (Other)
ISBN-13: 9788484436782
ISBN-10: 8484436780
Genre: Reference
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democratie citoyennete contre
Democratie Citoyennete Contre (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782903383442
ISBN-10: 2903383448
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Der Boden unter ihren Fen
Der Boden Unter Ihren Fen (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783463403021
ISBN-10: 3463403021
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Des Mauren letzer Seufzer
Des Mauren Letzer Seufzer (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783499241215
ISBN-10: 3499241218
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Des Mauren letzter Seufzer
Des Mauren Letzter Seufzer (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783463402185
ISBN-10: 3463402181
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Die Satanischen  Verse
Die Satanischen Verse (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783426606483
ISBN-10: 3426606488
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference, Nonfiction
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Die Satanischen Verse
Die Satanischen Verse (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783980231503
ISBN-10: 398023150X
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Dos aos ocho meses y veintiocho noches
Dos Aos Ocho Meses Y Veintiocho Noches [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9786070731495
ISBN-10: 6070731492
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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East West
East West (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780099533016
ISBN-10: 0099533014
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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East West
East West [Audio Cassette] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781856862943
ISBN-10: 1856862941
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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East West  Stories
East West Stories (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780394281506
ISBN-10: 0394281500
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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East West Stories
East West Stories (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780517173190
ISBN-10: 0517173190
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East West Stories
East West Stories (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780679439653
ISBN-10: 067943965X
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El ltimo suspiro del moro
El Ltimo Suspiro Del Moro (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788401418501
ISBN-10: 840141850X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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El Mago De Oz
El Mago De Oz [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788497841054
ISBN-10: 8497841050
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction, Humor & Entertainment
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El Suelo Bajo Sus Pies
El Suelo Bajo Sus Pies (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788401012440
ISBN-10: 8401012449
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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El ultimo suspiro del Moro / The Moor's Last Sigh
El Ultimo Suspiro Del Moro / the Moor's Last Sigh [Contemporanea / Contemporary] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788497938426
ISBN-10: 8497938429
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Enfants De Minuit [Folio - French Edition] (Paperback)
Furia/ Fury [Best Seller - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Furia / Fury [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Grimus a Novel [Modern Library Paperbacks] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
Harun Ese [German Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
Hijos De La Medianoche [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Home [VIN MINI] (Paperback)
Is Nothing Sacred [Herbert Read Memorial Lecture Feb 6 1990] (Paperback)
Jaguar Smile [Picador Books - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
La Encantadora De Florencia/ the Enchantress of Florence [Literatura Mondadori/ Mondadori Literature - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
La Sonrisa Del Jaguar [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
Les Enfants De Minuit [French Edition] (Paperback)
Los Versos Satanicos [Ave Fenix - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
Los Versos Satnicos / the Satanic Verses [Literatura Mondadori - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
The Moor's Last Sigh [G K Hall Large Print Book Series] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
Shalimar El Payaso / Shalimar the Clown [Literatura - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback
Shalimar Le Clown [French Edition] (Paperback)
Skam [Printed in Norway] (Hardcover)
Soldiers Three and in Black and White [Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics] (Paperback)
Verguenza / Shame [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Verguenza [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
The Wizard of Oz [Bfi Film Classics] (Paperback)Paperback