Mr. García Márquez, a Colombian who received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982, wrote fiction rooted in a mythical Latin American landscape of his own creation.
Colombian author became standard-bearer for Latin American letters after success of One Hundred Years of SolitudeThe Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel Garc
The Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez found his voice with his 1967 novel One Hundred Years of Solitude. We round up the key texts from the master of magic realismOne Hundred Years of Solitude chronicles seven generations of the Buend
Gabriel García Márquez — who died on Thursday at his home in Mexico City, at the age of 87 — used his fecund imagination and exuberant sleight of hand to conjure the miraculous in his fiction.
Colombian Nobel laureate who helped to launch boom in Latin American literature with novel One Hundred Years of SolitudeFew writers have produced novels that are acknowledged as masterpieces not only in their own countries but all around the world. Fewer still can be said to have written books that have changed the whole course of literature in their language. But the Colombian writer , who has...
The Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez, , helped to ignite the worldwide boom in Spanish literature with novels such as 100 Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera. Here we celebrate his life with a selection of images charting his journey from childhood in northern Colombia to global literary titan
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A look at The Times’s coverage of Gabriel García Márquez, who died on Thursday at 87.
Brandon Sanderson, who once completed 12 novels with nothing to show for it but publisher rejections, has hit No. 1 with “Words of Radiance.”