Gabriel García Márquez
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Gabriel García Márquez

Considerado el máximo representante del boom de la literatura latinoamericana, Gabriel García Márquez (1927-2014) es uno de los más grandes autores del siglo XX. Un séquito de fieles seguidores y el aplauso de la crítica especializada lo volvieron un rockstar de las letras. La consagración llegó en 1982, año en que se convirtió en el tercer autor de la región galardonado con el Premio Nobel de Literatura.

Su estilo La vasta obra de Gabo incluye crónica, novela, teatro y cuento. Se le conoce por su excelente calidad literaria en las corrientes del realismo y el realismo mágico.

Escrito para ser escuchado García Márquez entrelaza lo posible y lo absurdo con tal maestría que hace explotar la imaginación de cualquiera que se acerque a sus títulos. Ha inspirado canciones, películas y puestas en escena, porque su escritura coquetea intensamente con el mundo audiovisual.

Empieza con estas obras Cien años de soledad y El amor en los tiempos del cólera

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Gabriel García Márquez (1927-2014) is one of the greatest authors of the 20th century, as well as the main representative of the movement known as the Boom of Latin American literature. His entourage of loyal fans and praise from the critics turned him into a literary rockstar. In 1982, he became the third author in the region to be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

His Style Gabo, as he was affectionately known, wrote chronicles, novels, plays and short stories. García Márquez is known for magical realism and realism.

Written to be Heard García Márquez weaves together ordinary and absurd elements, and he does so with such mastery that he detonates the imagination of anyone who approaches his titles. His writing flirts heavily with the audiovisual world, and has thus inspired songs, movies, and plays.

Start With These Works One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera
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