|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Random House Publishing Group|
| Imprint:||Random House Trade Paperbacks|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $18.00|
| Book Description: |NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY San Francisco Chronicle * Newsweek/The Daily Beast * The Seattle Times * The Economist * Kansas City Star * BookPage
On February 14, 1989, Valentine's Day, Salman Rushdie was telephoned by a BBC journalist and told that he had been "sentenced to death" by the Ayatollah Khomeini. For the first time he heard the word fatwa
. His crime? To have written a novel called The Satanic...