One Hundred Years of Solitude is not only the book that won Gabriel Garcia Marquez world wide recognition, it also introduced Magical Realism, a new way of writting. This book is sometimes misunderstood by people when they read it due to its complexity and array of characters sharing names. This is a most read. It has not only been translated all mayor languages now it has made it to Oprah’s book club… here is what amazon said.
Oprah continues to share her love of the classics with her latest Book Club pick, One Hundred Years of Solitude, Nobel Prize winner Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s epic novel of love and loss. Translated into more than two dozen languages, One Hundred Years of Solitude introduced Latin American literature and magical realism to a worldwide readership.