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

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Lovely book! Reminded me a lot of both The Phantom Tollbooth and A Wrinkle In Time - fun, clever, meaningful, good ending. Rushdie is a brilliant writer. Read full review

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

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This story of magical realism is absolutely packed with imagery, color, unique characters and superb story telling. I would recommend this book as a read-aloud children's book. Its details should be ... Read full review

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

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A rich and inviting world that unfortunately relies on a formulaic story arc and little to no character development. A fun read but not a must read. Read full review

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

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Stories and happy endings! Imaginative and fun! Read full review

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

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The first thing I must say is that it's shocking knowing that the man that wrote the Satanic Verses and Midnight Children is behind this very flawed book. This book has many problems but two of them I ... Read full review

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

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A beautiful children's book (worth reading at any age) about the importance of storytelling; Rushdie combines depth and humor to create a fantastic (semi-autobiographical) work. You'll never see stories or their authors in quite the same way =) Read full review

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

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An enchanting mixture that reminds of The Wizard of Oz, Alice and Wonderland, and Little Nemo. The story is set in a fantastical world full of over the top characters that go on spectacular adventures ... Read full review

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

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I'm not sure what rubbed me wrong about this book. Was it the absurdity getting in the way of the complexity of the novel or thr complexity getting in the way of the absurdity? It seemed like a ... Read full review

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

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Another excellent story by Rushdie! This is a perfect read-aloud, at any age. The young protagonist rediscovers a familial love, and builds a stronger relationship with his father. The far-fetched adventures hold wonderful gems of life lessons, along with punny humor. Read full review

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

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One of my favorite books; I've been reading and rereading this novel since I was a child. Read full review


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