In a New York Times book review, William Kennedy once wrote that “One Hundred Years of Solitude is the first piece of literature since the Book of Genesis that… 731 more words
Although Gabriel García Márquez passed in 2014, we are fortunate to still have his words and works with us. Winner of the 1982 Nobel Prize in Literature, he was named “the greatest Colombian who ever lived” by the Nobel Peace Prize-winning and current President of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos. 145 more words
García Márquez, Gabriel. One Hundred Years of Solitude. London: Penguin Books, 1973.
1. The children would remember for the rest of their lives the august solemnity with which their father, devasted by his prolonged virgil and by the wrath of his imagination, revealed his discovery to them. 1,448 more words