Book of the Day




From Jose Arcadio to Aureliano, from the discovery of the ice to the decipherment of the scrolls of Melquíades: seven generations of Buendía pursue an inevitable destiny. With this tumultuous novel that uses the tones of fable, supported by a portentous language and a prodigious fantasy, Gabriel García Márquez has been able to re-establish reality and, through Macondo, create a real paradigm of human existence. A universe of crossed solitudes, impenetrable and eternal, in which a multitude of heroes floats.

The novel, written in 18 months, [2]. it is considered the author’s major work; originally published by the South American publishing house in Buenos Aires in June 1967, it sold eight thousand copies in two weeks; over the next 3 years 600,000 copies. It was later translated into 37 languages ​​selling more than 20 million copies. [3] [4] The style of the novel, the famous magical realism…

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About Jonathan Caswell

Mr. Caswell has been composing poetry at least since High School. He has been on WORD PRESS for ten years and contributes to two other blogs beside this one. This blog has a Christian emphasis but all bloggers are welcome. Mr. Caswell chooses to---with permission--re[post material of interest

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