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The Moor's Last Sigh
The Moor's Last Sigh
Author: Salman Rushdie
In The Moor's Last Sigh Salman Rushdie revisits some of the same ground he covered in his greatest novel, Midnight's Children. This book is narrated by Moraes Zogoiby, aka Moor, who speaks to us from a gravestone in Spain. Like Moor, Rushdie knows about a life spent in banishment from normal society--Rushdie because of ...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780679420491
ISBN-10: 0679420495
Publication Date: 1/13/1996
Pages: 435
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4 stars, based on 8 ratings
Publisher: Pantheon
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
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GowerMeower avatar reviewed The Moor's Last Sigh on + 179 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
ISBN # 0679420495 is actually an oversized large softcover, not hardcover.

Very imaginative, as one would expect from Rushdie. I enjoyed the wit in the storytelling.
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kera108 avatar reviewed The Moor's Last Sigh on + 54 more book reviews
Irreverent, brilliant writing. Rushdie laces historical events, improbable characters and outrageous events in a complex tale of human triumph and tragedy.