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Del Amor y Otros Demonios

As magical realism, it succeeds brilliantly. No hay medicina que cure lo que no cura la felicidad. Es una novela corta, que se lee pxf una sentada. Lastly, like any Psf, it has magic realism. I recently watched the movie version of this book, and I did not love it, mostly because I only understand the most rudimentary of Spanish and the movie’s English subtitles were horrible. This book was like a punch in the gut.

The subject matter is rather heavy, but I didn’t feel heavy while reading this in the slightest. Of Love and Other Demons.

This was not the first book of Marquez’s that I have read. Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands. I wasn’t sure if I liked it, precisely, but I knew that I wanted more. Related Books of “Del amor y otros demonios”. I found it so utterly surreal and unlike anything I had ever experienced before.

La autopista del sur y otros cuentos. I’ve got nothing left to say except that you should read this book and see for yourself how beautiful and sad it is.

I really mean it when I say unhurried, what with his one sentence paragraphs and one page paragraphs, with minimal dialogue. It takes a special writer to produce that effect, in my opinion. He’s one of the authors that make me proud of being Latin American. Of Love and Other Demons is del amor y otros demonios en pdf download story of a pre-teen girl Sierva Maria, her affliction which is mistaken as demon possession and her days with Father Cayetano Delaura.

Of Love and Shadows.

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I feel demonioa I am suspended in space while reading his novels, in some world where standards and morality and interpretation don’t really matter amro that much. As is common in a Gabriel Garcia Marquez novel, Of Love and other Demons is atmospheric it truly gave me the feel of the humid seaport town, the sweltering jungle and the musty confines of an 18th century convent, and like any GGM novel, the writing is almost lyrical and unhurried.

I’ll end it there as I don’t want any spoilers in this review, because too many people haven’t read this gem. I read Amoe in the Time of Cholera when I was in my late teens. Thus they send her to a convent where Cayetano Delaura meets her and falls in intense love.

It is deeply enchanting. Honestly, it’s very simple, and yet there’s so much in it.

It’s also unexpected, surprising, but I accepted it. Regardless, I still bawled like a baby, because Of Love and Other Demons is one of the most, if not the most, tragic story I’ve ever had the pleasure of reading.

It is, at its core, a love story. The prose is, obviously, beautiful enough to induce that. I del amor y otros demonios en pdf download gripped by it, possessed by it, which was not quite the same amir as ‘liking’ a novel, exactly. The next one I picked up after pf was this one.

Franco – Buenos Aires, Argentina. I can safely say that I felt the same way about this one, but with a deeper familiarity that allowed me to experience it on a deeper level than the first. Combine all of these and the unique premise, we have the last Gabriel Garcia Marquez masterpiece.

It didn’t jar me out the way it would have in another book. I should re-read this soon, now that I think about it. And it left me with little to no words, so amot review will del amor y otros demonios en pdf download dl and vague so as to not spoiling anything.

The writing is so atmospheric, and this is enhanced by the subtle magical realism in the book, which in my opinion is better than to start making weird things happen and fancy yourself very clever.