I don't know why this book received as much positive recognition as it did. It's far from Naipal's best.Published 3 months ago by Theresa Treasure
V.S. Naipaul's semi-autobiographical short story collection captures the spirit of Trinidad exceptionally well with each self-contained but interconnected short-story. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Suyo
I read this collection of stories as a High Schooler in the Caribbean and loved it but haven't had a copy in years. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Narelle Ho Sang
The narrator looks back at his youth on a street in 1940s Port of Spain, Trinidad.
"A stranger could drive through Miguel Street and just say 'Slum! Read more
I think Naipaul won the Nobel in literature a few years ago. I heard that Miguel Streeet was one of his best. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Barbara M
Great book!! It really captures life in the Caribbean and even though I am from Belize, Central America, we consider ourselves as part of the Caribbean. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Vincent Perez
This is a very early book by Naipaul. It is full of quirky characters but paints a sort of brutal picture of a poor neigborhood on his home island. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Steven R. Severance