Daily Telegraph opined that the title is ‘Beautiful. A new creation myth’
Astonishing the Gods is another great novel from the Booker prize-winning author. It is a modern fable Set on an enchanted island that deals with the relationship between love, suffering and creativity. The soothing magic of Ben Okri’s imaginative prose can be spotted on the novel; throughout.
Ben Okri has penned many books and he had won many accolades and awards including the booker prize for his The Famished Road. The Age of Magic also received much praise. His work has been translated into 26 languages and won numerous international prizes.
DC Books had published the Malayalam Translation of this novel under the title Daivasammohanam. Jhony M.L translated the work into Malayalam.