Solitude & Company

by Silvana Paternostro
Solitude & Company
  • ISBN-13: 9781609808969
  • Author(s): Silvana Paternostro
  • Translated by: Edith Grossman
  • Subject: Biography: literary
  • Publisher: Seven Stories Press
  • Imprint: Seven Stories Press
  • Publication Date: 28-02-2019
  • Format: h/b

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£20.00
Irreverent and hopeful, Solitude & Company recounts the life of a boy from the provinces who decided to become a writer. This is the story of how he did it, how little Gabito became Gabriel Garcia Marquez, and of how Gabriel Garcia Marquez survived his own self-creation. The book is divided into two parts and gathers together the voices around the boy from the provinces, the sisters and brothers, the childhood friends, the drinking buddies and penniless fellow students, fellow writers, agents and translators.
About the book

Irreverent and hopeful, Solitude & Company recounts the life of a boy from the provinces who decided to become a writer. This is the story of how he did it, how little Gabito became Gabriel Garcia Marquez, and of how Gabriel Garcia Marquez survived his own self-creation. The book is divided into two parts and gathers together the voices around the boy from the provinces, the sisters and brothers, the childhood friends, the drinking buddies and penniless fellow students, fellow writers, agents and translators.