Collected here are twenty-six of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's most brilliant and enchanting short stories, presented in the chronological order of their publication in Spanish from three volumes: Eyes of a Blue Dog,Big Mama's Funeral, and The Incredible and Sad Tale of lnnocent Eréndira and Her Heartless Grandmother. Combining mysticism, history, and humor, the stories in this collection span more than two decades, illuminating the development of Marquez's prose and exhibiting the themes of family, poverty, and death that resound throughout his fiction.
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Review: Collected StoriesUser Review - Amanda - Goodreads
I really should read short stories with someone so I can discuss them, in order to get the full effect. I liked how the stories were ordered chronologically according to when they were written and how ... Read full review
Review: Collected StoriesUser Review - Susan - Goodreads
I'd read a few of these stories before, in other collections. But what I really like about this collection is that they're organized in chronological order, grouped as they were originally published ... Read full review