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0120120917

Valentine's Day, 1989, and author Salman Rushdie's life is changed forever.

Five extracts from the autobiography of Salman Rushdie, abridged by Katrin Williams.

One day an edict comes from the Ayatollah and all daily

routine is turned upside down for the author, his wife

and son, and even his friends...

Reader Zubin Varla

Producer Duncan Minshull

0220120918

Salman Rushdie describes how storytelling was central to his life as a youngster.

Five extracts from the autobiography of Salman Rushdie.

Both the author's parents were habitual storytellers. Then he left home to

attend Rugby school, which was hard for him. But there were moments of

inspiration along the way!

Read by Zubin Varla

Producer Duncan Minshull

0320120919

Five extracts from the autobiography of Salman Rushdie.

At Cambridge his eyes are opened. There are interesting people all around him.

Then he decamps to London to embrace all that is cool and groovy in the 60's,

and after that, the life of the ad-man calls. But only briefly..

Reader Zubin Varla

Producer Duncan Minshull.

0320120919

Rushdie describes eventful days at Cambridge before moving to his first job in advertising

Five extracts from the autobiography of Salman Rushdie.

At Cambridge his eyes are opened. There are interesting people all around him.

Then he decamps to London to embrace all that is cool and groovy in the 60's,

and after that, the life of the ad-man calls. But only briefly..

Reader Zubin Varla

Producer Duncan Minshull

042012092020120921

Five extracts from the autobiography of Salman Rushdie

Working in ad-land had its moments, but the writer's life obviously called,

and stellar success would come his way with Midnight's Children.

After that, the storytelling instinct would take him down a more

perilous route..

Reader Zubin Varla

Producer Duncan Minshull.

0420120920

Salman Rushdie describes his life after working in advertising.

Five extracts from the autobiography of Salman Rushdie

Working in ad-land had its moments, but the writer's life obviously called,

and stellar success would come his way with Midnight's Children.

After that, the storytelling instinct would take him down a more

perilous route..

Reader Zubin Varla

Producer Duncan Minshull.

05 LAST2012092120120922

The author travels to India and delivers the manuscript that will shape his life.

05 LAST20120921

Five extracts from the autobiography of Salman Rushdie.

The author travels to India and absorbs the storytelling culture completely.

Then he tends to an ailing father. Then he delivers the manuscript that will

shape the rest of his life..

Reader Zubin Varla

Producer Duncan Minshull.

05 LAST20120921

The author travels to India and delivers the manuscript that will shape his life.

Five extracts from the autobiography of Salman Rushdie.

The author travels to India and absorbs the storytelling culture completely.

Then he tends to an ailing father. Then he delivers the manuscript that will

shape the rest of his life..

Reader Zubin Varla

Producer Duncan Minshull