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"No hay medicina que cure lo que no cura la felicidad". -Gabriel García Marquez-
Can you imagine a shipwrecked sailor living on air and seaweed for eight days? Can you imagine a trail of yellow butterflies fluttering their wings to songs of love? Once, there was a little boy named Gabito who could. Gabriel Garcia Marquez is perhaps one of the most brilliant writers of our time. He is a tremendous figure, enormously talented, and unabashedly admired. This is his story, lovingly told, for children to enjoy. Using the imagery from his novels, Monica Brown traces the…
The story follows 100 years in the life of Macondo, a village founded by Jos Arcadio Buenda and occupied by descendants all sporting variations on their progenitor's name: his sons, Jos Arcadio and Aureliano, and grandsons, Aureliano Jos, Aureliano Segundo, and Jos Arcadio Segundo. Then there are the women--the two rsulas, a handful of Remedios, Fernanda, and Pilar--who struggle to remain grounded even as their menfolk build castles in the air. If it is possi