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Haroun and the Sea of Stories | Study Guide

Salman Rushdie

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Overview

Author

Salman Rushdie

Year Published

1990

Type

Children's Book

Genre

Adventure, Allegory, Fantasy

Perspective and Narrator

Haroun and the Sea of Stories is written mostly in the third-person omniscient point of view by an outside narrator who speaks as the author and storyteller. Occasionally the narrator addresses the reader directly.

Tense

Haroun and the Sea of Stories is written in the past tense.

About the Title

Haroun Khalifa is the young protagonist in Haroun and the Sea of Stories, and his quest to restore his father's storytelling ability leads him to the hidden second Moon of Earth, Kahani. Kahani is covered by the Ocean of the Streams of Story, from which all stories issue.

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