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Chronicle of a Death Foretold is written is pseudo-journalistic reconstruction that tells the murder story of Santiago by two brothers. It is one of Gabriel Garcia Marquez best books.
What makes this book stand out?
The eccentric prose style, the words seems to flirt with you. It is such a well-crafted book and is the best in any language.
Read it for
With the story from the point of an unnamed narrator, the murder story that baffles a man after 27 years is enthralling. The characters are beautifully drawn out and there is a mystery element to it.
Don't read it for
The story just keeps circling and fails to entertain after a certain point of time.