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The Satanic Verses

A Novel

Salman Rushdie

One of the most controversial and acclaimed novels ever written, The Satanic Verses is Salman Rushdies best-known and most galvanizing book. Set in a modern world filled with both mayhem and miracles, the story begins with a bang: the terrorist bombing of a London-bound jet in midflight. Two Indian actors of opposing sensibilities fall to earth, tr...
Publish Date
2008-03-11T00:00:00.000Z
2008-03-11T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1988
Goodreads rating
3.7
ISBN
9780812976717
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2016-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
After reading this (and being completely blown away by its brilliance), I marveled at how different the Quran must be from the Bible, how different Islam must be from Christianity, to have inspired this book, and thus began my introduction to the religions of the world.      source