12 sound discs (13 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Narrated by Firdous Bamji.
Rushdie pens the story of a European traveler and the extraordinary tale he shares with 16th-century Mughal emperor Akbar the Great. The traveler claims to be the son of a Mughal princess forgotten by time. If his tale is true, what happened to the princess?