Our July 2021 Author of the Month is Salman Rushdie
Salman Rushdie has been described by many to be one of the most influential and important literary voices of our time. A master of magical realism: his works often weave together fairy tale or fable like elements, with a captivating sense of place and history.
Whether you are discovering his books for the very first time, or revisiting some of his best known and loved titles, we have put together a small reading list to set you off on a Salman Rushdie adventure! Enjoy!
Where it all began…
Midnight’s Children (1981)
The game changers…
The Satanic Verses (1988)
The Moor’s Last Sigh (1995)
For younger readers…
Haroun and the Sea of Stories (1990)
Luka and the Fire of Life (2010)
Languages of truth: essays 2003-2020 (2021)
Aura Libraries top recommendation…
The Enchantress of Florence (2008)
What is your favourite Salman Rushdie novel? Let us know what you think of our choices or which ones you would have chosen! Leave a comment below or get in touch on Twitter (@LibFlintshire), Instagram (@llyfrgelloeddauralibraries) or Facebook (@LlyfrgelloeddAuraLibraries)
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