One Hundred Years of Solitude

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Paw Prints, Oct 20, 2008 - Fiction - 417 pages
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One Hundred Years of Solitude tells the story of the rise and fall, birth and death of the mythical town of Macondo through the history of the Buendía family. Inventive, amusing, magnetic, sad, and alive with unforgettable men and women -- brimming with truth, compassion, and a lyrical magic that strikes the soul -- this novel is a masterpiece in the art of fiction.

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User Review  - kakadoo202 - LibraryThing

one of the stranger books I have read in the past. starts like a family saga but then take a turn to add strange characters. Becomes flat in the middle but Ursula kept me going and then it picked up ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jjean7 - LibraryThing

Started off as a very slow read. It was somewhat more interesting once I realized he wrote it as his grandson would tell him stories. Just never really was able to enjoy reading but some may find it intriguing. Maybe I expected more as it was listed as in Oprah's Book club. Read full review

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