One Hundred Years of Solitude Author:Gabriel Garcia Marquez ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE tells the rich and lusty story of the Buendia family. Love and death, war and peace, youth and age - the noble and stunningly beautiful story of this family is alive with a truth and understanding that strike the soul. — "You emerge from this marvelous novel as if from a dream, the mind on fire ... With a single bou... more »nd, Gabriel Garcia Marquez leaps onto the stage with Gunter Grass and Vladimir Nabokov. Dazzling." John Leonard, New York Times
This is a classic. It is also a little hard to read, in my opinion. It is a translation, and I wonder if the value of the author's writing would be better recognized in the native language, probably so. But the characters are rich as can be.