One Hundred Years of Solitude

by: Gabriel García Márquez

Plot Overview Quick Quiz

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What is the name of the village where the novel takes place?

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Who are the only people from the outside world that the village has contact with during the first years?

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Who wears a special nightgown with a hole in the crotch when she consummates her marriage with her husband?

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Where do the plantation owners who settle in their own fenced-off section of town come from?

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When the last surviving Buendía translates a set of ancient prophecies, what does he find that they predict?