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The secret history

Donna Tartt (author)
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Title
The secret history
Author
Donna Tartt
Language
English
Edition
78
Publisher
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011
544 p.
ISBN
9780307765697
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ob765z9

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About Donna Tartt

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Donna Louise Tartt (born December 23, 1963) is an American author. Tartt's novels are The Secret History (1992), The Little Friend (2002), and The Goldfinch (2013). Tartt won the WH Smith Literary Award for The Little Friend in 2003 and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for The Goldfinch in 2014. She was included in Time magazine's 2014 "100 Most Influential People" list.

Early life

Tartt was born, the elder of two daughters, in Greenwood, Mississippi, in the Mississippi Delta, and raised in the nearby town of Grenada. Her father, Don Tartt, was a rockabilly musician, turned freeway "service station owner-cum-local politician", while her mother, Taylor, was a secretary. Her parents were avid readers, and her mother would read while driving.

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