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The golden house : a novel

Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: London, England : Jonathan Cape, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When powerful real-estate tycoon Nero Golden immigrates to the States under mysterious circumstances, he and his three adult children assume new identities and reinvent themselves as Roman emperors living in a lavish house in downtown Manhattan. Arriving shortly after the inauguration of Barack Obama, he and his sons, each extraordinary in his own right, quickly establish themselves at the apex of New York society.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Satirical literature
Political fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Salman Rushdie
ISBN: 9781787330160 1787330168 9781787330153 178733015X
OCLC Number: 972263017
Description: 370 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Salman Rushdie.

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**New York Times bestseller**A Guardian / Observer Book of the YearWhen powerful real-estate tycoon Nero Golden immigrates to the States under mysterious circumstances, he and his three adult  Read more...
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"It's one of the most vivid and convincing portraits of contemporary America I've read." -- Alex Preston * Observer, Book of the Year * "[A] complex and witty fable ... Rushdie has always been an Read more...

 
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