The Secret History

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

This book always seems to be on top 100 lists and I've had a copy for years but never read it. It was OK but I don't understand the top 100 votes. It was slow to start but got better after the initial ... Read full review

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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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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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