Midnight’s Children is a 1981 novel by Salman Rushdie that deals with India’s transition from British colonisalism to indipendence and the partition of british India. Midnight Children’s is considered an example of postcolonial literature and magical realism.
The story is told by its chief protagonist, Saleem Sinai, and is set in the context of actual historical events. The style of preserving history with fictional accounts was sel reflexive.
It is example of Postmodern literature.Midnight’s Children won both the Booker Prize. It was awarded the “Bookers of Booker” Prize and the best all-time prize winners in 1993 and 2008 to celebrate the Booker Prize 25th and 40th anniversary.In 2003, the novel was listed on the BBC’s The big Real poll of the UK’s “best-loved novels”. It was also added to the list of Great book of the 20 th century published by Penguin book.Read more ……This book online