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The Chip-Chip Gatherers Gloom with a ViewWriters have different takes on the human race Duhh Some emphasize romance, others humor, variety or mystery Both Shiva Naipaul and hisfamous brother present the most negative side of people Perhaps they felt trapped in a colonial society which they wished to escape, dreaming of wider horizons Trinidad may or may not boast of the two authors, I don t know, but Trinidadians could scarcely be proud of the picture they paint of a narrow, quarrelsome, ignorant society f Gloom with a ViewWriters have different takes on the human race Duhh Some emphasize romance, others humor, variety or mystery Both Shiva Naipaul and hisfamous brother present the most negative side of people Perhaps they felt trapped in a colonial society which they wished to escape, dreaming of wider horizons Trinidad may or may not boast of the two authors, I don t know, but Trinidadians could scarcely be proud of the picture they paint of a narrow, quarrelsome, ignorant society full of flaws but few redeeming qu Riveting read In the enigma called life, ambitions can make you achieve anything Alas life is never glossy Your frailties lingers around you all the time It is such a difficult book to read yet so enthralling Jealousy, freedom of making your own mistakes, poverty, ambition, lack of it, needs can make you do weird and miraculous things.Read Shiva Naipaul for the boldness and compelling narration What a talent he has been and Alas what he would have been, ha It was at this time, when the tide was out, that the beds of chip chip were exposed and squadrons of women and children from the village would come down to the beach armed with buckets and basins to gather the harvest of shells The women wore petticoats but the smaller children would be naked Separate working parties fanned out along the beach Squatting on their haunches, they labored long and assiduously, shoveling and raking over the wet sand with their hands filling the buckets and basins It was at this time, when the tide was out, that the beds of chip chip were exposed and squadrons of women and children from the village would come down to the beach armed with buckets and basins to gather the harvest of shells The women wore petticoats but the smaller children would be naked Separate working parties fanned out along the beach Squatting The Ramsaran Transport Company was the centre of the universe ,, 17 July 2015This review is from Modern Classics the Chip chip Gatherers Paperback Utterly enjoyable read, following a group of people living in Trinidad, their lives following the predictable, almost necessary cycle of burgeoning and disappointment, hubris and humiliation, that all humans are subject to in Shiva Naipaul s scheme of things Amit Chaudhuri.The work centres on the vain and irascible Egbert Ramsaran, who has rais The Ramsaran Transport Company was the centre of the universe ,, 17 July 2015This review is from Modern Classics the Chip chip Gatherers Paperback Utterly enjoyable read, following a group of people living in Trinidad, their lives following the predictable, almost necessary cycle of burgeoning and disappointment, hubris and humiliation, that all humans are subject to in Shiva Naipaul s scheme of things Amit Chaudhuri.The work centres on the vain and irascible E Okay, so I am a bit obsessed with Trinidad, but I really liked this novel by V.S s younger brother who isn t as well known mainly because he died tragically young For all the same reasons as I like Naipaul unforgiving realism, amazing dialogue, great social commentary. KOBOBOOKSReviewed by The Guardian 23 Mar 2012 The Author Brings To Life An Unforgettable Cast Of Characters Set In A Tightly Knit Hindu Community In Trinidad, Against A Backdrop Of The Idiosyncrasies Of A Particular Culture And The Sometimes Hilarious, Sometimes Poignant Truths About Human Society A Compelling, Tragic, Painfully Comic Masterpiece THE TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT. The story of a man called Egbert Ramsaran Wanted to read something by Shiva Naipaul It wasn t an easy read as it wasn t in a style I was used to I liked reading about the East Indian community in Trinidad and the characters stayed with me. 1977 Whitbread NovelAn interesting look at one family s life in Trinidad.


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