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Rushdie lives a pampered celebrity life now that he’s no longer hunted by hundreds of assassins. His fourth novel, The Satanic Versesled to protests from Muslims in several countries, some of which were violent.

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I’m falling out of an aeroplane! These events are thinly disguised in the book by replacing the names of historical figures and places Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

Multiple names are used to refer to the same characters and they frequently shifted in and out of the narrative making it hard to focus on the story and discern what vdrsets actual story was at any given point.

Be the first to review this item Amazon Satanques Sellers Rank: He doesn’t sound confident in his writing.

Write a customer review. His overwriting prevents the development of narrative flow. That this intentionally inflammatory claptrap rose to the level of world-renowned Great Art speaks more to the global prejudice against Islamic theology than to to the Satanic Verses’ literary worth!


Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. The book was either not vetted or done so incompetently. It was a struggle to get through. Perhaps if I was more widely read I would have appreciated it more. But it was probably, as a huge amount of speculative western scholarship has “uncovered” in the years since Rushdie’s inflammatory book was published, just a fight amongst a few Muslims who accused a few other Muslims of attempting, in compiling What the Prophet Said, to add their own idols, lee they wanted to be sqtaniques in religious scripture.

Separate stories that re-use character names do not end up making a cohesive narrative world.

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Salman Rushdie uses excessive language to cloud discordant plots, has a part-time occupation sataniquws scouring the news to write op-eds about evil Muslim organizations he reads about, and is obsessed with celebrity. If, like me, you get a ways into this book thinking, “Well, these separate storylines don’t make sense now, but they must get tied up at the end,” well, do yourself a favor and just put the book down.

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. If you believe that Gabriel spoke Allah’s divine words to Mohammad, I bet you don’t also think that Mohammad received false words from Satan, do you?


His realism is magical because he relies on controversial fairy tales to ruhsdie themes he is either too lazy or too incompetent to create through reality. Otherwise most of the allusions will be wasted on you like they were me.

It bored me rigid. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. That said its made him very rich, so good on him!

Return to Book Page. He teaches English now at Emory University, far away from where the following treacherous Islamists lurk.

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Share your thoughts with re customers. I’d say start with “Midnight’s Children,” but his other books may be good entry points as well; whatever you choose, don’t make “The Satanic Verses” your first Rushdie novel! Look at this punctuation, pg. Visit the Help Desk. I think this cheap, desperate, and low way of selling a book is as much disgusting as prejudicing on any religion.

I suppose, at the end of the day, if you like being strung along with no chance of things being explained to you at the end because they never made sense in the first placeyou might find this book “intriguing” szlman “mysterious. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.