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Author: Donna Tartt
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The author of the classic bestsellers The Secret History and The Little Friend returns with a brilliant, highly anticipated new novel. A young boy in New York City, Theo Decker, miraculously survives an accident that takes the life of his mother. Alone and abandoned by his father, Theo is taken in by a friend's family and struggles to make sense of his new life. In the years that follow, he becomes entranced by one  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans, American
Suspense fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Fictional autobiographies
Novels
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donna Tartt
ISBN: 9780316055437 0316055433 9780316258821 0316258822 9780316239875 0316239879 9780316242370 0316242373 9781408704950 1408704951 9781408704943 1408704943 9780349139630 0349139636 9780316055444 0316055441
OCLC Number: 855491725
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2014.
Description: 771 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Boy with a skull --
the anatomy lesson --
park avenue --
morphine lollipop --
badr al-dine --
wind, sand and stars --
the-shop-behind-the-shop --
the-shop-behind-the-shop, continued --
everything of possibility --
the idiot --
the gentleman's canal --
the rendezvous point.
Responsibility: Donna Tartt.

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Donna Tartt, author of the phenomenal bestsellers The Secret History and The Little Friend, returns with a breathtaking new novel.  Read more...
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A modern epic and an old-fashioned pilgrimage...Dickens with guns, Dostoevsky with pills, Tolstoy with antiques. And if it doesn't gain Tartt entry to the mostly boys' club that is The Great American Read more...

 
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