Midnight's Children (25th Anniversary Edition)

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Midnight's Children (25th Anniversary Edition) Fiction
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Publication coincides with the 25th-anniversary of its original publication. An allegory of modern India, the novel is a family saga set against the volatile events of the thirty years following India's independence declared August 14-15, 1947. On that auspicious day, 1,001 children are born, each of whom is gifted with supernatural powers; the novel focuses on two of them - the illegitimate son of a poor Hindu woman and the male heir of a wealthy Muslim family - whobecome inextricably linked when a midwife switches the boys at birth. '...sounds like a continent finding its voice.' - NY Times. 624p.

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