Nobel Winning Author V.S. Naipaul Dies Aged 85

LONDON (Reuters) – Trinidad-born British author V.
S.
Naipaul, who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2001, has died at his home in London aged 85, the BBC reported on Saturday.
REUTERS/Chris Ison/POOL Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, who began writing in the 1950s, won numerous coveted literary awards during his career during which he wrote critically acclaimed novels such as “A House for Mr Biswas”, “In a Free State” and “A Bend in the River”. Watch video for more details.