Season of Migration to the North

Front Cover

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
7
4 stars
5
3 stars
6
2 stars
0
1 star
2

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - maryreinert - www.librarything.com

I read about this book and had to track it down through interlibrary loan. I had high hopes; at times I wasn't disappointed, but at the end, I was. Actually the story of two men both born in the Sudan ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Dreesie - LibraryThing

I enjoyed the first half of this book quite a lot. Two men, of different generations, living in the same Sudanese town. Each has traveled and spent time in England for education and work. Each has ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1969)

TAYEB SALIH was born in the Northern Province of the Sudan in 1929 and studied at Khartoum and London Universities. Coming from a background of small farmers and religious teachers, his original intention was to work in agriculture. Except, however, for a brief spell as a school master before coming to England, his working life has been in broadcasting and he has been Head of Drama in the B.B.C.'s Arabic Service.

Bibliographic information