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Gabriel Garcia Marquez - Author

Gabriel Garcia Marquez (1927- ) was born in Aracataca, Colombia. His most recent book, Memories of My Melancholy Whores, is his first new novel to be published in a decade and is available in paperback from Penguin from August 2007. He is the author of several novels and collections of short stories, including Leaf Storm (1955); One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967); The Autumn of the Patriarch (1975); Chronicle of a Death Foretold (1981) and The General in His Labyrinth (1989). He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982.

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One Hundred Years of Solitude
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Márquez is arguably the best Latin American novel ever written. As Melquiades excites Buendia's father with new inventions and tales of adventure, neither can know the significance of the indecipherable manuscript that...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/08/2007
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