Like so many people I read this book because it is hailed as a classic of South American literature and the master work of Gabriel Garcia Marquez. 309 more words
The book narrates the story of the Buendia family spanning over a period of more than a century, six generations in total. Jose Arcadio Buendia and Ursula Iguaran founded the town of Macondo, after a long trip in the search of the sea. 713 more words
. . . The Fruit Company, Inc.
Reserved for itself the most succulent,
The central coast of my own land,
The delicate waist of the Americas. 356 more words
It has been over a month since I finally read The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender. I love magical realism, and expansive family sagas. 338 more words