Day: July 7, 2011

Midnight’s Children – Salman Rushdie

Midnight's Children - Salman Rushdie

Midnight's Children - Salman Rushdie

Who bought it: Me.

What is it: All I got from the blurb is that all the children born on the midnight of India’s independence day are somehow linked together. And what a coincidence, I also bought it on Philippine Independence Day.

When: June 12, 2011

Where: Power Books – SM Mall of Asia

Why: It’s the Booker of all Bookers. To be awarded such a distinction must mean that this work is really that good. Besides, I took advantage of the short-term 30% sale at this Power Books branch.

How much: Php 465.50