One Hundred Years of SolitudeBook - 1998
The brilliant, bestselling, landmark novel that tells the story of the Buendia family, and chronicles the irreconcilable conflict between the desire for solitude and the need for love--in rich, imaginative prose that has come to define an entire genre known as "magical realism."
(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)
From Library Staff
Garcia Marquez’s literary lineage of the Buendia family illustrates how our lives are not fully our own, but are the result of the tragedies and triumphs of the lives that came before us.
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