Leaf Storm: And Other Stories

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HarperCollins, Feb 1, 2005 - Fiction - 160 pages
29 Reviews

Contains Leaf Storm, The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World, A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings, Blacaman the Good, Vendor of Miracles, The Last Voyage of the Ghost Ship, Monologue of Isabel Watching It Rain in Macondo, Nabo

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User Review  - Bridget - Goodreads

In "Leaf Storm" Marquez subverts Antigone, making his protagonist an upstanding man who promises to bury the town of Macondo's long- and universally-detested doctor before realizing why everyone else ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tanvir Ahmed - Goodreads

I loved this novella and the short stories that were included in the volume. "Leaf Storm" isn't a conventionally plotted novella. Instead, it's more of a dreamy and dreamlike character study of three ... Read full review

About the author (2005)

Gabriel GarcÍa MÁrquez was born in Colombia in 1927. His many books include The Autumn of the Patriarch; No One Writes to the Colonel; Love in the Time of Cholera; a memoir, Living to Tell the Tale; and, most recently, a novel, Memories of My Melancholy Whores. Gabriel GarcÍa MÁrquez was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982.

Gregory Rabassa is the recipient of multiple prizes and the translator of One Hundred Years of Solitude, among other classic works.

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