chestnut book blog

Read. Recommend. Revel.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

2 Comments

I was saddened last night to learn of the death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Many better obituaries than I could write are being published, a selection of which are below. However, what I would say, is that the world has never looked quite the same for me since finishing Love in the Time of Cholera and that is the mark of a truly great novelist in my opinion.

BBC tribute to Marquez

The Guardian’s tribute to Marquez

The Huffington Post’s tribute to Marquez

 

2 thoughts on “Gabriel Garcia Marquez

  1. I am very happy you share your admiration for him! Thanks for the lovely words!!

    Where have you been!!?? one of your loyal fans is officially complaining!!!! 🙂
    x

    • I’m sorry it has been so long! I’ve just put a new post up though with a few more planned, so hopefully Chestnut Book Blog is back! Thank you so much for your card and see you soon! C x

Go on! Share your thoughts!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s