One Hundred Years of Solitude
Probably García Márquez finest and most famous work. One Hundred Years of Solitude tells the story of the rise and fall, birth and death of a mythical town of Macondo through the history of the Buendía family. Inventive, amusing, magnetic, sad, alive with unforgettable men and women, and with a... show more
Probably García Márquez finest and most famous work. One Hundred Years of Solitude tells the story of the rise and fall, birth and death of a mythical town of Macondo through the history of the Buendía family. Inventive, amusing, magnetic, sad, alive with unforgettable men and women, and with a truth and understanding that strike the soul. One Hundred Years of Solitude is a masterpiece of the art of fiction.
Publish date: November 1st 1998
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Pages no: 458
Edition language: English
I finally finished this! I took forever for multiple reasons. First--I started and restarted probably four or five times, because I was quickly finding myself lost as to what was happening. After a while, I just went with it--though also checked out the text version to go back and forth. I also ...
Interesting, but nowhere near as good as Love in the Time of Chlorera. Thankfully the book had a family tree, I had to keep referring to it. What a unique (read: crazy) book. All kinds of incest, warring, imaginative things going on. All the children the Colonel fathered. The matriach of the fa...
Sto lat samotności to książka, która bardzo przypadła mi do gustu, czyli jest pełna dramatów i dodatkowo jest bardzo dobrze napisana (a może raczej nieziemsko). Przy zawiłości fabuły czytało się ją niezwykle łatwo i przyjemnie, chociaż lubiłam pomagać sobie drzewem genealogicznym, który stworzyłam. ...
Amazing. The solitude that lingered through six generations. And the ending could not have been better. Loved it, but a little gloomy, so if you are a happy go lucky person, or not that sentimental or introvertish, you might find this boring. But I would say you find that out for yourself. Definitel...
Zawsze chcemy o swoim życiu usłyszeć bajkę. Marquez zaprowadził nas do bajkowej krainy