The first month of the new year is already over, my life is kind of a mess right now, but somehow I completed eight books this month and considering that at least one of them was a proper brick, I’m pretty happy with that. Most of them are, as usual, fantasy, and three were new releases. So let’s get into them!Continue reading January 2021 wrap-up
Tag: V.S. Naipaul
Reading the Booker Prize winners (4): In a Free State by V.S. Naipaul
Title: In a Free State
Author: V.S. Naipaul
A nameless traveller who faces human cruelty on his way to Egypt; an Indian immigrant searching for freedom in Washington; a West Indian man sacrificing everything for his little brother; and two English people travelling through an unnamed African country on the cusp of revolution.
In a Free State is a cynic exploration of the meaning of freedom, belonging, alienation, and the prize of colonialism.Continue reading Reading the Booker Prize winners (4): In a Free State by V.S. Naipaul