Gabriel García Márquez, Literary Pioneer, Dies at 87 Writers April 17, 2014 Gabriel García Márquez, Novelist and Exponent of Magic Realism Credit Miguel Tovar/Associated Press Gabriel García Márquez, the Colombian novelist whose “One Hundred Years of Solitude” established him as a giant of 20th-century literature, died on Thursday at his home in Mexico City. He was 87. Full Story: NY Times share Written by jljarvis Left-handed opera singer/teacher/lawyer who writes romance novels. What's next? Sign up for my new release newsletter at http://news.jljarvis.com/. Previous Story Stephen King: ‘Writing is hypnosis’ Next Story New Worlds You Might Also Like Meet the real-life Bond in the trailer for the BBC’s Ian Fleming series Hard Life for Scots Hero of Romantic Saga Bones found at prison may belong to real-life Tess of the d’Urbervilles No CommentsYou must log in to post a comment.