The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

This book is immense in its size, readability, and impression. It’s about 13-year-old Theo Decker who loses his mom in a tragic accident. The characters are so vivid and real. Tartt is a masterful writer (who must have researched this book for ages). Some reviews complain of the book dragging, but that never struck me because I was enthralled by the beautiful, evocative writing. I felt that I was there. Wonderful stuff.

Gwenamon says: Now one of my favourite books of all time


About gwenamon

bookworm, confidante, creative director, cyclist, global wanderer, music lover, shutterbug, shoe shopper, snowboarder, writer, yoga geek. i'm also a very proud mama of a lil mister named james.
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