“This is a very important book for me, it’s a book that actually gave me the confidence that I could be the writer I had hoped I could be.”
Another reason to stay indoors.
Says police wanted to keep him away from Indian literary festival.
"Paid assassins from the Mumbai underworld may be on their way to Jaipur to 'eliminate' me."
"The marriage of poor kim #kardashian / was krushed like a kar in a krashian."
"Who is your publisher?"
The only thing that could make this weirder would be if Charlie Sheen were involved.
As a result of a 1989 fatwa against him.
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"I happen to know [Dev Patel's] people approached the production to express an interest."
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For what it's worth, we agree completely.
Sherry Jones's publisher was firebombed over her new novel; Salman Rushdie has some idea how this must feel.
Sutherland vowed to eat his copy of Rushdie's novel if it didn't win the Booker — and now he's backing out!
And Joseph O'Neill and Salman Rushdie aren't on it!
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The overwhelming favorite takes the prize.
It was a busy week, apparently, for whichever intern is in charge of hatchet-sharpening duties at the 'Times Book Review.'
On Friday, Salman Rushdie, Umberto Eco, and Mario Vargas Llosa read from their work and argued over which one is Aramis.
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