06 Jan / Magic Seeds: A Novel by V.S. Naipaul [in AsianWeek]
Nobel Prize-winner Naipaul continues Willie Chandran’s life story from Half a Life. After 18 years in Africa, Chandran is in Berlin with his more capable sister but ends up in India as part of an underground guerrilla movement and then in jail. Once out, he returns to London, a newly republished author – still in search of his true place in the world and his true self.