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Midnight's Children - Salman Rushdie Reviews

Midnight's Children from a fresher's perspective

Jul 27, 2017 11:37 AM Read

Midnight's Children is one of the vast and though-provoking books I have ever gone through. It is a' booker of bookers' prize winning book by the eminent writer, Salman Rushdie. The vastness and the detailing provided by the author not merely make us spellbound but also shock our constructed vie...Read More

Weighty Stuff

Jul 02, 2017 11:27 PM Read

Its magic realism at its best. but one needs to be above average in english( at least by indian standards) to be able to understand the novel. takes the reader far back in time( 1915 to be precise) where the story begins and ends around 1979. its a first person narrative of a muslim boy Saleem S...Read More

Magic realism in Midnight's Children

Jun 20, 2017 09:55 AM Read

It is a novel written in 1981 by world famous author Salman Rushdie. it deals about colonialism and independence of India. Saleem Sinai is one of the leading characters in this novel through which the story is unfolded. we can trace intertextuality in this novel. Saleem Sinai is born at the same...Read More

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MESSY STORY

Feb 09, 2017 12:21 AM Read

This is the book written by Salman Rushdie, who always remains in news due to his controversy. This book is so boring and it is written in such a way that you would sleep while reading it. It is about the story of children who are born between 12 a.m to 1 a.m are blessed with extraordinary power...Read More

Midnight's Children-Salman Rushdie

Jan 31, 2017 11:36 AM Read

Hello my all fr, I finished the book Yesterday- but before I describe my overall response I have to start with this entry I wrote in my note book while I was partway through. I last opened this book ten years ago. this was the book that destroyed our little book club in college. my first year...Read More

 
Books have been a source of knowledge for many centuries. There is atleast one book written on every single topic under the sun. Books are not only written to educate, they are written for leisure and even for the metamorphosis of the soul.There are a hundred categories to choose from when it comes to books.
Average

Jan 26, 2017 10:11 PM Read

I am not a devotee of otherworldly authenticity; I just don't comprehend it enough to welcome it. The storyteller of this novel was conceived on the stroke of midnight upon the arrival of India's autonomy. He trusts that his life has coordinated the direction of India's unfurling history. I coul...Read More

Not so good

Nov 05, 2016 07:27 PM Read (via Mobile)

Midnight’s Children is a book which left me disappointed. With so muMidnight’s Children is a book which left me disappointed. With so much hype associated with this one, my expectation was very high. I did manage to finish it, but it was not an enjoyable experience. Maybe it is something to do w...Read More

MIDNIGHT'S CHILDREN - SALMAN RUSHDIE REVIEW

Oct 08, 2016 08:51 PM Read

Hi Friends, Today I said that If You ever want to know what fantasy fiction is, then there is no better book than Salman Rushdie's midnights children. This book is strictly to those people who accept the writer's imagination, and are able to define with it; else any one seriously examining this ...Read More

Disappointed

Jun 15, 2016 05:56 PM Read (via Mobile)

Salman Rushdie has a different set of writing and if you are die hard of him may be you will like this but for me it was not that enjoyable ride, may be because I had very high expectations from this book but once I start reading I was not able to connect with it at all . After two third it beco...Read More

Beauty, Mystery and full of Humor !

Apr 11, 2016 11:37 PM Read

" Midnight’s Children " is a book that teens and adults will find meaningful. This book contains beauty, mystery and lots of humor, that is why this one my favorite book. One of the best thing about this book is its Detail and Fantastic writing - style, which is easy to understand. This book was...Read More

Not for all the readers

Jan 15, 2016 12:00 PM Read

It was recommended to me by my cousin and I recently read the book. I actually find the book a little boring as I have to keep the dictionary on for the most part of the book, because the writer was focusing on the predominant traits and wording was more of a poetic and difficult to understand b...Read More

Independent India's unofficial biography

Jan 07, 2016 07:21 PM Read

It wouldn't be an exaggeration to say that this delightful novel, the second by the novelist Salman Rushdie and by far his best, mirrors the life of India as a young republic more accurately than any other work of art. It features in almost all the "Best of." lists about contemporary English Lit...Read More

Really very boring

Dec 16, 2015 12:58 PM Read

It is really very boring and a pathetic book to read.The meaning of the story is really very difficult to understand. I completed reading the book with lot of pain but could not understand the meaning and what the author want to reveal. The book will take you to think about the bollywood dram...Read More

An award winning book !

Nov 29, 2015 12:02 PM Read

This is really a good book. Well, it is basically a semi fictional account of writer. And, one must praise him for depicting a number of cities- Bombay of past(mumbai), Sri Nagar, Delhi and Pakistani cities. It is also good because it spins yarn in such a great manner that one is left e...Read More

Midnight's Children - Salman Rushdie

3 days ago Read (via Mobile)

Born at the stroke of midnight at the exact moment of India’s independence, Saleem Sinai is a special child. However, this coincidence of birth has consequences he is not prepared for: telepathic powers connect him with 1, 000 other ‘midnight’s children’ all of whom are endowed with unusual gift...Read More

A masterpiece.

Jul 01, 2017 10:58 AM Read

'Midnight's Children' by the renowned author Salman Rushdie is an epic novel that opens up with a child being born at 15th August 1947, just at the when India is achieving independence from centuries of foreign British colonial rule. Winner of Booker Prize, this book has been added in great b...Read More

The book having wandering title...

Apr 05, 2017 04:04 PM Read

Hello. I used to read books in my spare time when I was between the age 20-23. Now I stopped reading the books for some reasons . Once, I was handed over this book by father to read . I read the title of the book and got excited hoping it might be story of the children but my guess was totall...Read More

At Midnight rose, the Promiscuous Twins!!

Feb 12, 2017 11:11 AM Read

1993 Man Booker prize winner, and Best of the Booker really deserved that. Perfectly crafted beads converted into a great story. And the way Salman tells the story is really marvelous. The story has its own turns, ups and downs but everything creates more interest than earlier. As soon as you st...Read More

Midnight Headache-Too Boring To Read

Jan 15, 2016 12:10 PM Read

Salman Rushdie is a controversial writer.the story is very boring & a time will come you would wish to throw it away. the  words, statements used are too complex, seems he has written it too just flaunt his vocabulary & poetic skills one needs to refer dictionary frequently to actu...Read More

Gripping Spine- Chilling Novel

Jun 09, 2015 02:13 PM Read

This book has been one classic that seem to haunt you forever if you are looking for something naive that doesn't make you use your mind do not read anything by the author because this man comes with a gripping, seeped in history, politics, flaws of human nature ironies of the societal culture a...Read More


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