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Two years eight months and twenty-eight nights: a novel

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Grouped Work ID0044f5f0-6466-fd8c-a8d4-41026d1b27bd
Grouping Titletwo years eight months and twenty eight nights
Grouping Authorsalman rushdie
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-01-16 07:31:20AM
Last Indexed2021-01-16 07:46:58AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9781101926680

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display_description"Once upon a time, in a world just like ours, there came "the time of the strangenesses." Reason receded and the loudest, most illiberal voices reigned. A simple gardener began to levitate, and a powerful djinn -- also known as the Princess of Fairyland -- raised an army composed entirely of her semi-magical great-great-great-grandchildren. A baby was born with the ability to see corruption in the faces of others. The ghosts of two philosophers, long dead, began arguing once more. And a battle for the kingdom of Fairyland was waged throughout our world for 1,001 nights -- or, to be more precise, for two years, eight months, and twenty-eight nights. Two Years, Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights is a masterful, playfully enchanting meditation on the powerof love and the importance of rationality, replete with flying carpets and dynastic intrigue"-- "From Salman Rushdie, one of the great writers of our time, comes a spellbinding novel that blends history, mythology, and a timeless love story. A lush modern fairytale in which our world has been plunged into an age of unreason, Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights is a breathtaking achievement and an enduring testament to the power of storytelling"--
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title_displayTwo years eight months and twenty-eight nights : a novel
title_fullTwo Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights A Novel
Two years eight months and twenty-eight nights : a novel / Salman Rushdie
title_shortTwo years eight months and twenty-eight nights
title_suba novel