Author: Donna Tartt

Book Review: The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

Posted January 16, 2014 in Reviews / 16 Comments
Book Review: The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

When 13-year-old Theodore Decker and his mother get called into his school for a disciplinary meeting, they stop into a museum on the way. While they are admiring the paintings, there’s a huge explosion. Theo’s mother is killed in the blast, but he escapes from the rubble… taking with him a small, priceless painting of a goldfinch. After his mother’s death, Theo lives for a while with the wealthy family of a friend. Later, he finds himself living with his […]