The Secret History

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Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2009 - College students
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User Review  - Ma_Washigeri - LibraryThing

Started badly. The voice telling the tale is not attractive. Reading it in an american accent (Arlo Guthrie) does improve the tone but slows down the reading - and I did want to finish this quickly ... Read full review

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User Review  - hopeevey - LibraryThing

This is an outstanding read. It's not, as I sometimes describe literary fiction, about people and feelings. But neither is it about actions. To begin class, the classics professor says, "Are you ready ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Donna Tartt is a novelist, essayist and critic. Her first novel, The Secret History, was a bestseller and has been published in twenty-three languages. A paperback version of her latest novel, The Little Friend, was published in 2005. The Little Friend won the WH Smith Literary Award and was shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction.

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