Memories of My Melancholy Whores
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AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN eBOOK!A New York Times Notable BookOn the eve of his ninetieth birthday a bachelor decides to give himself a wild night of love with a virgin. As is his habit--he has purchased hundreds of women--he asks a madam for her assistance. The fourteen-year-old girl who is procured for him is enchanting, but exhausted as she is from caring for siblings and her job sewing buttons, she can do little but sleep. Yet with this sleeping beauty at his side, it is he who awakens to a romance he has never known. Tender, knowing, and slyly comic, Memories of My Melancholy Whores is an exquisite addition to the master's work.
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Gabriel García Márquez. (2014). Memories of My Melancholy Whores. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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Gabriel García Márquez. 2014. Memories of My Melancholy Whores. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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Gabriel García Márquez, Memories of My Melancholy Whores. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2014.

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Tender, knowing, and slyly comic, Memories of My Melancholy Whores is an exquisite addition to the master's work.
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