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User Review  - bookwoman247 - LibraryThing

Haroun's father, Rashid, (also known as The Ocean of Notions and The Shah of Blah), is a master storyteller who is much in demand. When Haroun's mother runs off with their neighbor, Rashid completely ... Read full review

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User Review  - CloggieDownunder - LibraryThing

Haroun and the Sea of Stories is Salman Rushdie’s fifth fiction book, and his first children’s novel. He dedicated this book to his 10-year-old son Zafar, from whom he had been separated for some time ... Read full review

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User Review  - hemlokgang - LibraryThing

What could possibly bring about the end of storytelling? Poisoning of the Ocean of the Streams of Stories would definitely do it. Who would save the day Haroun! Salman Rushdie created a rollicking ... Read full review

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User Review  - weeksj10 - LibraryThing

How could you not love it? It's like Alice in Wonderland mixed up into a delicious curry. The word play is great, the story is fun, and the characters are wonderful. It's a quick read, but I repeat, how could you not love it? Read full review

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User Review  - hugh_ashton - LibraryThing

This has to be one of Rushdie's greatest linguistic tours de force, with wordplay and rhymes and multilingual allusions spilling out all over the place. I just wish I had his command of language. Read full review

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User Review  - NatalieSW - LibraryThing

Great introduction to Rushdie's work. Great story. Read full review

Review: Haroun and the Sea of Stories (Khalifa Brothers #1)

User Review  - Ana Lopes - Goodreads

This is in my Top Ten Fave Books Ever! Literature snobs laugh at me because this, and not Midnights Children is my favorite Rushdie. Well, screw them, because this is one of the most magical, colorful,poetic, and downright readable books in existence. Try this. You wont regret it. Read full review

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User Review  - Poindextrix - LibraryThing

A great story that is, in many ways about stories. A truly remarkable read. Read full review

Review: Haroun and the Sea of Stories (Khalifa Brothers #1)

User Review  - Nora Ghenciulescu - Goodreads

It's a story about a beloved storyteller an his son, Haroun. They live in ,,The Sad City" ,a city that has forgotten its own name out of sadness. One day Harouns mom runs away with Mr. Sengupta, and ... Read full review

Review: Haroun and the Sea of Stories (Khalifa Brothers #1)

User Review  - Regine - Goodreads

Oh Mr. Rushdie! You have such a way with words! It's no wonder beautiful women flock to your feet! okay Regine, let's be serious now Haroun and the Sea of Stories is a book that Rushdie wrote for his ... Read full review


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