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Shame

A Novel

Salman Rushdie

The novel that set the stage for his modern classic, The Satanic Verses, Shame is Salman Rushdie’s phantasmagoric epic of an unnamed country that is “not quite Pakistan.” In this dazzling tale of an ongoing duel between the families of two men–one a celebrated wager of war, the other a debauched lover of pleasure–Rushdie brilliantly portrays a worl...
Publish Date
2008-03-11T00:00:00.000Z
2008-03-11T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1983
Goodreads rating
3.83
ISBN
9780812976700
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Even though it was heavy for me at 15, I was greatly impacted by Shame. It made me kinder.      source