The Goldfinch: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)

The Goldfinch: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)

Donna Tartt


"The Goldfinch is a rarity that comes alongside probably part a dozen instances in line with decade, a neatly written literary novel that connects with the center in addition to the mind....Donna Tartt has added a unprecedented paintings of fiction."--Stephen King, The big apple instances publication Review

Theo Decker, a 13-year-old New Yorker, miraculously survives an twist of fate that kills his mom. deserted by way of his father, Theo is taken in by means of the kinfolk of a prosperous pal. Bewildered by way of his unusual new domestic on Park street, disturbed by means of schoolmates who have no idea find out how to seek advice from him, and tormented specially via his eager for his mom, he clings to the only factor that reminds him of her: a small, mysteriously eye-catching portray that finally attracts Theo into the underworld of art.

As an grownup, Theo strikes silkily among the drawing rooms of the wealthy and the dusty labyrinth of an antiques shop the place he works. he's alienated and in love--and on the heart of a narrowing, ever extra harmful circle.

The Goldfinch is a spell binding, stay-up-all-night and tell-all-your-friends triumph, an old style tale of loss and obsession, survival and self-invention, and the ruthless machinations of destiny.

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