One Hundred Years of SolitudeBook - 2003
From Library Staff
multcolib_RegLib_TomF Dec 23, 2014
(1967) Marquez’s One Hundred Years of Solitude is one of the main novels forming the magic realism style in Latin American writing. It tells the multi-generational story of the Buendía family, whose patriarch, José Arcadio Buendía, founds the town of Macondo, in the metaphoric Colombia.
SchoolCorps2 Feb 17, 2017
multcolib_lauralw Jul 31, 2014
Classic magical realism-Buendia family!
multcolib_alisonk Jun 22, 2015
"Many years later, as he faced the firing squad, Colonel Aureliano Buendía was to remember that distant afternoon when his father took him to discover ice."
multcolib_troutdale Jun 09, 2015
"Everyone says it's a classic. EVERYONE. So many people whose taste I respect love this book. But . . . but . . . Have you seen how thick it is? And look, there's another YA book about the occult! One can only read so many classics." -- Seana
From the critics
Sexual Content: A whole bunch of incest and prostitution, mostly with very young people
Violence: More than three thousand people are shot and their bodies are dumped into the sea