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Michael Magee wins Waterstones Irish Book of the Year; Sebastian Barry wins Prix du Meilleur Livre Etranger

The Irish Times 01 Dec 2023
Books newsletter. a wrap of the latest news and a preview of tomorrow’s pages. Michael Magee has been awarded the Waterstones Irish Book of the Year for his debut novel, Close to Home. Photograph. Fennell Photography. Martin Doyle ... Eason offer ... * ... Dating to 1948, the prize’s previous winners include Aldous Huxley, Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Orhan Pamuk. *.

Experiencing the Intimate Distance of Ofelia Rodríguez

New York Observer 30 Nov 2023
It might initially seem quite a strange pairing ... Photograph by Dan Weill ... SEE ALSO ... ‘Ofelia’ ... In one painting she hides a photo of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera within a protruding green door; in the exhibition cabinet on the western side of the gallery, there is a biography of Gabriel Garcia Marquez which uses a painting of hers as cover art ... .

Shakira, Shakira: wronged Latina superstar in comeback mode

The Peninsula 20 Nov 2023
Paris. After a bitter split from her footballer ex Gerard Pique, Colombian superstar Shakira is back with a vengeance ... Dark times ... By 22, she had become Latin America's biggest pop star, with fans including Colombian Nobel literature prize laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who declared she had "invented her own brand of innocent sensuality" ... .


The Daily Mail 20 Nov 2023
For most, the sums involved would be eye-watering ... The album did well on the radio in her native country, and gave her good exposure ... By 22, she had become Latin America's biggest pop star, with fans including Colombian Nobel literature prize laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who declared she had 'invented her own brand of innocent sensuality' ... .

100 Best Friendsgiving Quotes and Captions

The Capital Journal 19 Nov 2023
What would life be without friends? This Thanksgiving season, we bet you're feeling extra thankful for the best friends in your life. Read on for 100 inspiring quotes that'll help remind you not to take your #friendshipgoals for granted ... 100 Friendsgiving Quotes. Canva/Parade. 1 ... Lewis. Related. Thanksgiving Table Ideas ... 2 ... Related ... — Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

Shakira, Shakira: Latina superstar with tax woes

Killeen Daily Herald 17 Nov 2023
Shapeshifting Colombian superstar Shakira is in comeback mode after a torrid, highly publicised split from her footballer ex, Gerard Pique ... By 22, she had become Latin America's biggest pop star, with fans including Colombian Nobel literature prize laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who declared she had "invented her own brand of innocent sensuality".

New York's Met stages Spanish opera for first time in nearly a century

Urdu Point 16 Nov 2023
"Florencia en el Amazonas" is a magical realist telling of an opera diva's journey to South America to find her long lost lover, a butterfly hunter who disappeared in the jungle ... " ... Its libretto is by Marcela Fuentes-Berain, who also is Mexican, and studied with the beloved pioneer of magical realism, Gabriel Garcia Marquez ... ....

Novelist Haruki Murakami speaks of fully pursuing motifs in latest novel

Kyodo 15 Nov 2023
(Kyodo). Q ... Murakami. Yes, certainly. Q. I was very surprised ... Q ... In the book, there is a female coffee shop owner who reads Gabriel Garcia Marquez' "Love in the Time of Cholera." ... That is something unrelated to Marquez' magic realism, and it was instinctive ... In Marquez' case, I think that indigenousness is a big element, but in my case there is hardly any.

What will be the bestsellers in the coming year?

Economist 13 Nov 2023
In 2024 there will be a distinct change of tack, as other topics take the lead ... \nAn unseen work by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who died in 2014, will also be released ... True or not, García Marquez will probably enjoy a resurgence, as an adaptation of his most celebrated work, “One Hundred Years of Solitude”, is also in production at Netflix.

Growing in Gulf: Tamil publishers make their presence felt at SIBF

Gulf Today 04 Nov 2023
A view of the Sharjah International Book Fair. Muhammad Yusuf, Features Writer. A corner of the 42nd edition of Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF, till Nov ... S. S ... “The response was good ... We are also showcasing many promising contemporary writers, Western classics translated into Tamil, and books of writers like Gabriel Garcia Marquez ... Photos ... S ... .

Bibliofiles: Neil Gaiman donates to Hudson Valley library, book-to-film adaptations, more

Times Union 03 Nov 2023
What does one read when the world feels like too much?. That’s what The Lost Bookshop in the Catskills asked on Instagram ... Among the selections were. “Devotions” by Mary Oliver, “Seven Days in June” by Tia Williams, as well as books by Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Agatha Christie ... A little road trip to The Lost Bookshop couldn’t hurt either. Looped in ... 8.

Mario Vargas Llosa says he will no longer write novels. It is entirely in character

Indian Express 31 Oct 2023
Give or take the infamous punching incident that ended his friendship with fellow Latin American great Gabriel Garcia Marquez in 1976 \u2014 reportedly over an affair \u2014 Nobel-Prize-winning Peruvian writer Mario Vargas Llosa has rarely been one for impracticality.

Review: The Light at the End of the World by Siddhartha Deb

Hindustan Times 28 Oct 2023
“I would like to write one of those sophisticated stories in which even though nothing much happens there’s lots to write about ... A review excerpt in the book’s blurb compares it to Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s oeuvre. However, where Marquez infuses his narrative with levity, Deb sways between the extremes of being overwrought or chaotically whimsical.

Leonard Quart: A folk icon’s exit

The Berkshire Eagle 20 Oct 2023
I felt it was about time for me to deal with something other than New York politics and problems ... The film began with a fitting quote from Gabriel Garcia Marquez ... She had a brief marriage to David Harris, a political activist and journalist who ended up serving 20 months in prison for draft resistance when their son Gabriel was born ... ....