The Secret History

Publisher details

Author
Donna Tartt
Publisher
Penguin
Genre
Fiction
Released
01 September, 1992
ISBN
9780140167771

The Secret History

Synopsis

The dark academia bestseller that defined an age

Truly deserving of the accolade Modern Classic, Donna Tartt's cult bestseller The Secret History is a remarkable achievement - incredibly compelling, dramatic and playful.

Under the influence of their charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at an elite New England college discover a way of thinking and living that is a world away from the humdrum existence of their contemporaries. But when they go beyond the boundaries of normal morality their lives are changed profoundly and for ever, and they discover how hard it can be to truly live and how easy it is to kill.

Donna Tartt
About the author

Donna Tartt

Donna Tartt was born in Greenwood, Mississippi, and is a graduate of Bennington College. She is the author of the novels The Secret History , The Little Friend and The Goldfinch, which have been translated into thirty languages.

Books by Donna Tartt

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