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Preview — Les versets sataniques by Salman Rushdie. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Read more Read less. If you are new to Rushdie, do yourself a favor and skip this book. Faced with death threats and a fatwa religious edict issued by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, then Supreme Leader of Iran, which called for him to be killed, he spent nearly a decade largely underground, appearing in public only sporadically.

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Separate stories that re-use character names do not end up making a cohesive narrative world. Pocket April 11 Language: After the joy of reading the masterpiece that is “Midnight’s Children,” I was really excited about sinking my teeth into Salman Rushdie’s most in famous book.

Because, there’s no way anyone would wish death on Mr. There are too many local or colloquial terms the author used which I think could be funny for people who are familiar with them in India, UK or Spain. For example, Rosa Diamond and her backstory were completely unnecessary. Throw in an uninteresting love triangle s and another storyline involving a butterfly clad prophetess and you’re left with a slightly over indulgent novel.

Sir Rushdie came out of hiding by walking on stage at a U2 concert.

Rushdie, the curse of unintelligible prose that he suffers under is bad enough. He was most recently married to a model who poses nude, is decades younger than him, sits interviews covering how she loves certain parts of her body, repeatedly proclaims that she isn’t boastful, and is a judge on a cooking show. Gibreel, the Indian actor, is transformed into an angel, seemingly representing his ethereal nature, and aloof existence.


I read and forgot and reread and forgot again up unto about the fifth reading when I thought to myself that I might rate Midnight’s Children as one of the greatest books I’ve read, enjoyed the depiction of Benazir Bhutto as the Virgin Ironpants in Shame a great deal, but I also couldn’t read Shalimar the Clown and thought that Grimus was excreble not even Rushie rated this first offering of his oeuvre. I hated itI didn’t understand it ,I couldn’t even complete it,It’s really a disaster.

Satan stepped in like the jackass in a game of Telephone who gets the message wrong on purpose. Write a customer review. Let’s just say that this was not a book for me.

East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Like many of the occurrences in the story, you get a feeling that it happened “just because. He deserved what happened to him after he finished satabiques book right? He fails to employ that mysticism to do anything more sataaniques than a competent author could do with the real and concrete. I have put off and put off reading it, and then I was told by a friend that it was her favourite book, so I thought I’d give it a go, and frankly I wish I hadnt bothered.

Too many jokes there. In the short, it’s total rubbish! Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie is a novelist and essayist.

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Anyone who like to put dirty words and provoke people can easily produce such books like this! Rushdie lives a pampered celebrity life now that he’s no longer hunted by hundreds of assassins.


You can develop all sorts of interpretations for it, but nothing will ever really fit. But I finished it so I can tick it off my ‘ books to read before you die’-list.

The Satanic Verses is vastly imaginative and creative; it is a force to be reckoned with in the literary world providing you can actually get through it.

I didn’t know he was a rock star, wow. Misappropriating history with such lazy disregard for truth or context, with such an ignorance that turns condescending by transmission — this is the hallmark of Dan Browns, not great authors. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Someone called them “satanic,” probably a westerner, as Daniel Pipes speculates, and it saataniques on.

If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? This is one of dee books I have started and refused to finish in my entire lifetime. Otherwise most of the allusions will be wasted on you like they were me.

The transitions between the two realities was so seamless that you frequently find yourself lost. It was a struggle to get through. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Muslims wishing to see how far you can sink once you turn your back on God. Just like anyone who can draw can produce cartoon to mock one’s religion.