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The Resource Midnight's children, a novel by Salman Rushdie

Midnight's children, a novel by Salman Rushdie

Label
Midnight's children
Title
Midnight's children
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Salman Rushdie
Title variation
Midnights children
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Saleem Sinal, born precisely at midnight, August 15, 1947, the moment India became independent. Saleem's life parallels the history of his nation
Summary
Born at the stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947, the exact moment of India's independence, Saleem Sinai becomes inextricably linked to that of his nation and is a whirlwind of disasters and triumphs that mirror modern India's course.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booker Prize, 1981.
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, 1981.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053434
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rushdie, Salman
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1120
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Infants switched at birth
  • Islam
  • Hinduism
  • Children of the rich
  • Poor children
  • Paranormal fiction
  • India
Target audience
adult
Label
Midnight's children, a novel by Salman Rushdie
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
446 pages
Isbn
9780394514703
Isbn Type
(1989 hardback reprint)
Lccn
80002712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)6918806
  • ocm06918806
  • OCoLC
Label
Midnight's children, a novel by Salman Rushdie
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
446 pages
Isbn
9780394514703
Isbn Type
(1989 hardback reprint)
Lccn
80002712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)6918806
  • ocm06918806
  • OCoLC

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