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BooksPlus - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Arts, Literature

BooksPlus is the one-stop destination for bibliophiles, a digest of the week’s best interviews about books and writing across RN.

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Subcontinent Book Club: V S Naipaul's A House for Mr Biswas

July 5th, 2015

Episode 176 of 519 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.

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