Watch This, Read That: Midnight’s Children

Watch This, Read That: Midnight’s Children

“The movie is not an adaptation of the novel but its first cousin,” Salman Rushdie has said about the film version of his 1981 Booker Prize-winning masterpiece Midnight’s Children. From a screenplay penned by Rushdie himself, the film hits theaters April 26.

Midnight's Children book cover

This article originally appeared on Zola Books.