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Gabriel Garcia Marquez biography

Born in Arcataca, Colombia, in 1928, García Márquez is a writer and journalist.

Considered one of the leading Latino writers, he grows up listening to numerous family tales, such as his grandfather's war stories and his parents' dating adventures. After college, he becomes a journalist. García Márquez draws international acclaim for the novel "One Hundred Years of Solitude" ("Cien aos de soledad", 1967); with this book, he is credited with helping to introduce the world to magical realism, a literary genre that combines facts and fantasy.

Another one of his novels, "Love in the Time of Cholera" ("El amor en los tiempos del cólera", 1985), also draws a worldwide audience.

Gabriel García Márquez explores his own life in his work. His memoir "Living to Tell the Tale" ("Vivir para contarla", 2002), receives warm reviews and accolades from critics and fans. Throughout his career, García Márquez wins numerous awards and honors for his work, including the 1982 Nobel Prize in Literature.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez - biography
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