Innocent Erendira and Other Stories by Gabriel García Márquez

Innocent Erendira and Other Stories

Gabriel García Márquez

183 pages first pub 1972 (editions)

fiction classics magical realism short stories mysterious reflective slow-paced

Description

This collection of fiction, representing some of García Márquez's earlier work, includes eleven short stories and a novella, Innocent Er ndira, in which a young girl who dreams of freedom cannot escape the reach of her vicious and avaricious grand...

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Moods

dark 71%
mysterious 50%
sad 50%
emotional 42%
reflective 35%
funny 21%
tense 21%
adventurous 14%
challenging 14%
hopeful 7%
inspiring 7%
lighthearted 7%

Pace

medium 46%
slow 26%
fast 26%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 70% | A mix: 20% | N/A: 10%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 33% | No: 33% | Yes: 33%

Loveable characters?

No: 41% | Yes: 33% | It's complicated: 25%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 58% | No: 33% | It's complicated: 8%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 70% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 10%

Average rating

3.7

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