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"What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist." -- 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: 326
Knife Meditations After an Attempted Murder
2024 - Knife Meditations After an Attempted Murder (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780593730249
ISBN-10: 0593730240
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Politics & Social Sciences

Victory City A Novel
2023 - Victory City a Novel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780593243398
ISBN-10: 0593243390
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

Languages of Truth Essays 20032020
2020 - Quichotte (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780593133002
ISBN-10: 0593133005
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Humor & Entertainment

Fight of the Century Writers Reflect on 100 Years of Landmark ACLU Cases
The Golden House A Novel
The Golden House
2017 - The Golden House (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780399592805
ISBN-10: 0399592806
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

De familie Golden een roman
2017 - De Familie Golden Een Roman [Dutch Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9789025450915
ISBN-10: 9025450911
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Two Years Eight Months and TwentyEight Nights A novel
Dos aos ocho meses y veintiocho noches
2015 - Dos Aos Ocho Meses Y Veintiocho Noches [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9786070731495
ISBN-10: 6070731492
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Two Years Eight Months and TwentyEight Nights
2015 - Two Years Eight Months and Twentyeight Nights (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780812998917
ISBN-10: 081299891X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.

Two Years Eight Months and TwentyEight Nights A Novel
Penguin Drop Caps Complete Set
Marianne Faithfull A Life on Record
2014 - Marianne Faithfull a Life on Record (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780847843596
ISBN-10: 0847843599
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs

Haroun and the Sea of Stories
2013 - Haroun and the Sea of Stories [Penguin Drop Caps] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780143124771
ISBN-10: 0143124773
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy

Joseph Anton A Memoir
2013 - Joseph Anton a Memoir (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780812982602
ISBN-10: 0812982606
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Religion & Spirituality, Politics & Social Sciences
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

Taryn Simon An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar
2013 - Taryn Simon an American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783775735063
ISBN-10: 3775735062
Genre: Arts & Photography

Joseph Anton
2012 - Joseph Anton (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780224093972
ISBN-10: 0224093975
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

Los versos satnicos / The Satanic Verses
2012 - Los Versos Satnicos / the Satanic Verses [Literatura Mondadori - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9788439726319
ISBN-10: 8439726317
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Wizard of Oz
2012 - The Wizard of Oz [Bfi Film Classics] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781844575169
ISBN-10: 1844575160
Genres: Arts & Photography, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 0.5/5 Stars.

2011 - Honte (Other)
ISBN-13: 9782070346172
ISBN-10: 207034617X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction

2010 - Furie (Other)Paperback
2010 - Enfants De Minuit [Folio - French Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - Shalimar Le Clown [French Edition] (Paperback)
2006 - El Mago De Oz [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2006 - Verguenza / Shame [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2006 - Oriente Occidente [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2003 - Grimus a Novel [Modern Library Paperbacks] (Paperback)
2003 - Furia/ Fury [Best Seller - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2003 - Wut (Paperback)Hardcover
2000 - Conversations with Salman Rushdie [Literary Conversations Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
1993 - Soldiers Three and in Black and White [Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics] (Paperback)
1993 - Harun Ese [German Edition] (Paperback)
1990 - Is Nothing Sacred [Herbert Read Memorial Lecture Feb 6 1990] (Paperback)
1989 - Les Enfants De Minuit [French Edition] (Paperback)
Jaguar Smile [Picador Books - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Home [VIN MINI] (Paperback)
Skam [Printed in Norway] (Hardcover)
Furia / Fury [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Los Versos Satanicos [Ave Fenix - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
La Sonrisa Del Jaguar [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Hijos De La Medianoche [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Verguenza [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
La Encantadora De Florencia/ the Enchantress of Florence [Literatura Mondadori/ Mondadori Literature - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)