Midnight’s Children is a 1981 book by Salman Rushdie that deals with India’s transition from British colonialism to independence and the partition of British India. It is considered an example of postcolonial literature and magical realism.
Author: Salman Rushdie
Adaptations: Midnight’s Children (2012)
Awards: Man Booker Prize, The Best of the Booker
Genres: Magic realism, Novel, Historical fiction, Speculative fiction