A House of Mr. Biswas by V.S.Naipaul
A House for Mr. Biswas is a story inspired by Naipaul’s father, Mohun Biswas. Mr. Mohun Biswas fought against everything to achieve independence or something he can call his own. Yet, every time he bumps into another calamity of sorts. But it isn’t until that he is married into the Tulsi family on whom he becomes dependent, did he embark on the fight to loosen their hold on him by buying a house of his own.