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Gabriel Garcia Marquez 1927-2014

April 19, 2014 | Pat | Comments (0)




Gabriel Garcia Marquez, winner of the 1982 Nobel Prize for Literature
has died.  The grandfather of magical realism who authored such breathtaking
and mesmerizing works such as One Hundred Years of Solitude, and
Love in the Time of Cholera passed away April 17th in Mexico City
where he had been living for the past three decades. He was 87.

Below are some links to his books available at the library.


Selected Fiction
Autumn of the Patriarch

The General in his Labyrinth

In Evil Hour

Love in the Time OF Cholera

Memories of my Melancholy Whores

One Hundred Years of Solitude


Selected Criticism

Bloom, Harold  ed.
Blooms BioCritiques: Gabriel Garcia Marquez,

Hart, Stephen.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

Strathern, Paul.
Garcia Marquez in 90 Minutes


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