Rushdie claims book signing record

<p>Novelist Salman Rushdie has claimed to have broken wine writer Malcolm Gluck&#39;s record for book signings after adding his full name to 1,000 books on a tour to promote his latest novel, reports the Guardian.<br /><br />&quot;His record is toast,&quot; Rushdie crowed, in a letter to the Guardian.<br /><br />Gluck started the controversy, questioning whether Rushdie could possibly have signed as many books as he had claimed, or whether he had just scribbled his initials.<br /><br /></p>