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Plagued by furies that have taken hold of him, wealthy Malik Solanka flees England, leaving his wife and son behind. In New York, he has a mistress and falls in love with Neela. Estranged from the modern world, his experience becomes a personal quest to overcome the anger in his afflicted soul.
Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie (born 19 June 1947) is an Indian-born British-American novelist. His work often combines magic realism with historical fiction and primarily deals with connections, disruptions, and migrations between Eastern and Western civilizations, typically set on the Indian subcontinent.