Separate stories: Join Michael Cathcart and Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio National's Books and Arts: Australia's only national broadcast devoted to literature and the arts. Published Mondays to Saturdays.
June 26th, 2015
Episode 531 of 1400 episodes
This 1961 novel of the Indian community in Trinidad established V S Naipaul as a major writer whose character, Mr Biswas, defies poverty and luck as he holds onto his house and all it means to him. Tell us what you think of the book for our June Subcontinent book club.