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The secret history

Donna Tartt (author)
Subject
Generatie (X)
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
CloudLibrary
ob765z9

About Donna Tartt

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Donna 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 in Greenwood, Mississippi located in the Mississippi Delta, and raised in the nearby town of Grenada. Her father, Don Tartt, was a successful local politician, while her mother, Taylor, was a secretary. At age thirteen, Tartt was published for the first time when a sonnet was included in a Mississippi literary review.

Tartt enrolled in the University of Mississippi in 1981, where her writing caught the attention of Willie Morris while she was a freshman. Following a r…Read more on Wikipedia