Click here to skip to this page's main content.

New Feature: You can now embed Open Library books on your website!   Learn More
Last edited by Lisa
May 10, 2018 | History

Salman Rushdie

1947 -

Salman Rushdie was born in 1947 in Bombay to a Kashmiri family. He 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 world.

112 works Add another?

Sorting by Most Editions | First Published | Most Recent

Photo of Salman Rushdie

Links (outside Open Library)

Alternative names

History

Download catalog record: RDF / JSON
May 10, 2018 Edited by Lisa web site
March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
August 10, 2010 Edited by George merge authors
April 12, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Added photos to author pages.
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import