The Secret History
‘THE BESTSELLER THAT DEFINED AN AGE’
Everything, somehow, fit together; some sly and benevolent Providence was revealing itself by degrees and I felt myself trembling on the brink of a fabulous discovery, as though any morning it was all going to come together—my future, my past, the whole of my life—and I was going to sit up in bed like a thunderbolt and say oh! oh! oh!’Under the influence of a charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at a New England college discover a way of thought and life a world away from their banal contemporaries.
But their search for the transcendent leads them down a dangerous path, beyond human constructs of morality. ‘Haunting, compelling and brilliant’ The Times’Irresistible and seductive’ Guardian’Enthralling…
The Secret History tells the excited tale of an elite group of Classics students and how a murder unfolds. Tartt’s writing keeps the reader hooked, begging to find out what insane action happens next.
Forceful, cerebral and impeccably controlled’ New York Times
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